20 Best Travel Movies To Watch When You’re Bored At Home

My family complains sometimes that they can’t put on any movie anymore because I’ve seen them all. And while they may be slightly exaggerating, I have seen an awful lot of movies (and tv-shows…). I thought these exciting times *ahum*… Continue Reading…


Day 64-90/180: The Wooden Cabin – Living Life In Costa Rica

After an eventful journey on the road, we finally made it to our newest destination. Costa Rica is interesting in this way: you only need to travel a few hours and it’s like you’re in a different country. Instead of… Continue Reading…


15 Amazing Destinations To Add To Your Bucket List

What better time to dream about travelling to far-off destinations when you’re stuck at home with nothing to do besides watching the world collapse? Okay, that might be a tad dramatic (don’t come at me, it’s my coping mechanism), but… Continue Reading…


10 Productive Things To Do For Your Blog When Traffic Is Low

Towards the end of December 2019, I bought my domain Emysway.com and really got into blogging. Since I was backpacking through Central-America, I mostly shared travel stories and destination guides. In fact, I got slightly obsessed, and for a while,… Continue Reading…


How To Have The Perfect Self-Care Day At Home

Life is stranger than ever, with everyone stuck at home, not knowing when this crisis will finally be over. The streets are empty, travel is banished and I’m going to assume that some of us are starting to feel isolated… Continue Reading…


Morning Routine Of A Backpacker – Hostel Edition

Have you ever wondered what the morning routine of a backpacker looks like? The digital nomads, the hostel go-ers, the folks on the road for an indefinite period of time… You may have asked yourself: how do these people live?… Continue Reading…


Day 63/180: The Bite – Living Life In Costa Rica

After 5 relaxing days in the picturesque beach town of Sámara, it was time to move on to yet another destination. All I knew back then was that I would be spending a month in a wooden cabin in a… Continue Reading…


How To Get Around In Costa Rica Without A Car

There could be many reasons why you would prefer not to rent a car when travelling through Costa Rica. You might not have your license yet, you don’t want to spend too much money or the driving conditions stress you… Continue Reading…


15 Things You Should Know Before Travelling To Costa Rica

No matter how well-prepared you think you are, there’s always going to be surprises whenever you travel somewhere new. Although I definitely did my research before I decided to live in Costa Rica for 6 months, it’s simply impossible to… Continue Reading…


San Juan Del Sur, Nicaragua: What To Do & Where To Eat

I recently spent 3 days in San Juan Del Sur, a colourful beach town in the South-West of Nicaragua. It was my first time in Nicaragua and I must say I was pleasantly surprised by this beautiful country. Because of… Continue Reading…