• Local public bus in Thailand from Takua pa to Kuraburi

    Goodbye Thailand

    Goodbye everything i know to be familiar.┬áMy first time in Thailand was in 2013. I remember a shop lady teaching me how to pronounce thank you. I remember breathtakingly cute and cheap earrings in Chinatown, Bangkok. I…

  • 50 things to write in your travel journal

    50 journaling ideas for your travel journal

    From time to time, i struggle with writing in my journal. A lot. When i don’t have ideas or inspiration, my text is at the worst a monotonic narration of the day with no vividness or feeling…

  • Stack of used travel journals

    50 things to add in your travel journal

    There is so much beauty in going back to pen and paper from the digital world. You will give a break to your sore eyes, you will get your creativity going and your soul will rest. You…

  • Paper scraps going into the travel journal

    Bangkok wandering and a journal spread

    Bangkok has always intimidated me. I always want to get out as quickly as i can. All the smells, the sounds, the traffic, the people, they overwhelm me. My senses overload, i get panicky and have to…

  • is this the life now?

    I have spent twenty-six winters in Finland and two on the other side of the world. I remember December 2016. One morning i was sitting by the dinner table with my morning coffee, staring into the distance,…