Salmon with Pineapple Papaya Salsa

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Afruity and spicy salsa, with its great combination of sweet, sour and spicy flavors, is the perfect companion for a summer bbq or snack. It also makes a refreshing and healthy ‘sauce’ or dip for some fresh cooked (or grilled) meat or fish. We love this recipe for cooked salmon with a fruity pineapple and papaya salsa because of all … Read More

Maui

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Choose a flight to Kahului Airport. Many airlines offer non-stop flights direct to Maui. You can also fly into Honolulu International Airport on Oahu before heading to Maui on a short, 30-minute flight. Sometimes traveling unprepared definitely pays off. Just like when we arrived in Maui and decided to drive up to the winding roads toMaui’s highest peak in Haleakala … Read More

Honey Pineapple Lamb

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There is no better way to spread the spirit of “Aloha” than with a dish that includes the fruity flavor of a ripe pineapple. Pineapple industry is big in Hawaii and there probably are only few better places to enjoy this delicious fruit. And there are so many good ways to use them in your cooking – we love to … Read More

Oahu

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Flights arrive at Honolulu International Airport – all major domestic carriers and many international carriers serve Oahu, so you can get here from just about anywhere. Our personal highlight was the tour with Dolphin Excursions. The eco-friendly tour will take you to see some wild spinner dolphins and other sea life in a small group. Tours leave at Waianae Boat … Read More

How To Travel: Australia (East Coast)

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Australia is huge. Even if we spent the rest of our life on an endless road trip around the country, there still will be new things to discover. It`s size gives Autralia a wide variety of landscapes: From tropical rainforests in the north-east to mountain ranges in the south-east, south-west and east and a dry desert in the centre. Most … Read More

Great Ocean Road

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The 243 km Great Ocean Road takes you from Torquay to Warrnambool. You can start driving in either direction. Trains run regularly between Melbourne, Geelong, Colac and Warrnambool. Buses run the coastal route several times a day. There are many advertised highlights along the Great Ocean Road. From the famous Twelve Apostles, to the Loch Ard Gorge or the Cape … Read More

Melbourne

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Melbourne is served by two main airports — Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine Airport), the main international and domestic hub and Avalon Airport which is used for some domestic low-cost carrier flights. Melbourne also offers good connections via car, bus or train. Besides enjoying the good food and the main attractions of Melbourne, the ice cream at Pidapipo definitely got us. They … Read More

Sydney

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Sydney is home to Australia’s busiest airport: Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. It is the main gateway to Australia, located around 9 km south of the City center. But of course you can also reach Sydney by car, bus or train. We love to walk. So we got super excited when we found out that there are a couple of … Read More

Liebster Award – Meet Fritzi and Flo

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We got an award! Hooray! Tanja and Christoph aka Travel Buddies honored us with the 2017 Liebster Award. Never heard of it? Here you go: The Liebster Award is an award that exists only on the internet, and is given to bloggers by other bloggers. ‘Liebster’ is a German word that means sweetest, kindest, nicest or dearest. The award is … Read More