48 hours in Hamburg

Why visit Hamburg? To start with, Easyjet’s very cheap flights on offer, secondly my husband never having been to Germany before chose Hamburg for his birthday weekend over Milan. Of course, there is the famed Beatles connection and the city reminded me of Liverpool in more ways than one, but there is also an admirable counter … More 48 hours in Hamburg

Hand luggage only: How to travel light in India!

Going to India with a friend for an Ashtanga yoga retreat, we were particularly concerned about our airlines losing our suitcases and leaving us stranded in Kerala with no clothes, toiletries and most importantly no yoga gear. So we made a pact to travel light and make sure it was hand-luggage only all the way … More Hand luggage only: How to travel light in India!

Yoga vs. Pilates

The yogi in me knows there shouldn’t be a competition between the two, but to some extent Yoga feels like a contest anyway. The conversations overheard in my first ever studio only affirmed this. Who can hold their handstand the longest (answer: not me)? Who is further through the primary series? Who is able to … More Yoga vs. Pilates

My year in review

As we await the slow sunrise of 2017 and all it brings, I take a brief look back on the last 12 months… 1. Marriage. Starting on a positive, this year I got wed in Copenhagen (blog post to follow!). Marrying the coolest man in the world was one of the highlights of my life; we did it … More My year in review