Meet Ms. July – Jasmin Haas

It’s summer and I can’t think of a better way to start this month than my spotlighting my best friend, Jasmin Haas! The story of our friendship started in 2011 when I started my new job at InterContinental Abu Dhabi. She worked in Sales, I worked in Events so we often collaborated together on projects and […]

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Ageing Gracefully

They say that “beauty is in the eye of the beholder” – meaning, different people see our beauty differently, including ourselves. Having just entered my 30’s, I can definitely attest to having spotted a sliver of glittery hair and my laugh lines become more prominent. My hair is not in the best position at the […]

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Bodytree Studio | A Mystical Evening

Last night my friends and I visited the Bodytree Studio which hosted a wonderful event called “A Mystical Evening” together with Mala B. The studio was decorated with fairy lights and hygge (Danish word for coziness) style ambiance, which gave an over all “zen” feeling. We first checked out the “Glam Corner” which offered postural […]

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Cho Gao Marina Walk | The latest talk of the town

My favourite lounge in Abu Dhabi was always The Yacht Club at the InterContinental Abu Dhabi, so when I found out they closed it forever, I was crushed! However, with every ending, there is a new beginning and the hotel revealed a bigger and better concept, Cho Gao Marina Walk. UAE residents already know about […]

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Hello June!

With temperatures reaching 37 degrees Celsius at 8 a.m. in Abu Dhabi, I think its safe to say: SUMMER IS HERE! Despite the heat and humidity, this season is always a favourite of mine, and I love when the smell of sunscreen blends with hints of salty sea water transporting me back to my childhood holidays […]

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Meet Ms. June – Biljana Milic

Happy June ladies! I have decided to start a new project for my “Ladies Corner” which will highlight one special lady every month who has made a difference in my life. The aim of this project is to spread as much empowerment as possible and in a way to bring us all together. Although we […]

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A girly weekend

My best friend Natascha flew all the way from Switzerland to spend a girly weekend with me, marking 10 years of our friendship (and 2 years since our last rendez-vous!), it also happened to be the last weekend before Ramadan, and what an absolute delight it was! We started the weekend on Thursday evening in […]

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It’s Book O’Clock!

Hello ladies! For my first post in the “Ladies Corner” I though it would be nice to put together a small reading list, as I am currently on the look out for a great book! I have recently finished reading “Thrive” by Arianna Huffington, a book which challenges us to really thrive in our lives, […]

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doha: a cultural snapshot

My first encouter of Doha was in 2010 when I boarded a transit flight on Qatar Airways from Istanbul to Abu Dhabi where I was about to start a new chapter in my life. Almost 7 years later, I found myself at the same airport, only with a different sparkle in my eyes. While my […]

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May Obsessions

Summer is just around the corner, and I thought it would be the perfect time to give my website a complete makeover! While my travel bug is definitely on the constant look out for new adventures, I wanted to share more of what makes me happy. I have added some new sections which include: Style […]

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seychelles: la digue and praslin.

The Seychelles Islands archipelago represents beauty, harmony, tranquility, world famous beaches, colourful culture, and vibrant nature. During my short 5 day stay, I mixed ultimate relaxation and exploration, so here is a bit of history to start. The Seychelles Islands were officially discovered by the Portuguese explorer, Vasco da Gama in 1503, settled by the […]

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seychelles: discovering mahé.

I always knew that I wanted to celebrate my 30th birthday doing something different, memorable and amazing – and it was the perfect occasion to start ticking off my travel bucket list. Initially intended as an all-girls trip, destiny planned for me to take my first solo holiday to the Seychelles Islands and after a month […]

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vrnjačka banja: healing waters and eternal love

My never-ending quest to uncover the beauty of Serbia has recently led me to a spa town called Vrnjačka Banja, where I spent 3 days immersing both mind and soul in the bountiful nature. Geographically the town is located 200km south of Belgrade, in the south-central region called Raška (the centre of the Serbian Kingdom in […]

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secrets of the danube.

A few weeks ago, you may remember my post “a hill, like no other“, where I explored the bountiful nature of the Danube River from Eastern Serbia with my parents. Disappointed that we could not take a river cruise, I was on the hunt to find an alternative, and found my luck with Serbian Adventures. Offering a […]

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skopje: a timeless city

Good morning readers! I hope you are cooling off the summer sun by indulging in a scrumptious ice cream, sipping refreshing cocktails, or lazing by a body of water. Today I am very happy to share with you a postcard about my incredible recent trip to Skopje, the capital of Macedonia, which has been on […]

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a hill, like no other.

After a long weekend visiting my grandparents in the countryside, I felt my inner travel bug calling, yearning for an adventure, for a new discovery. Luckily,  I’m very blessed to have incredible parents who share a sense of travel and adventure like me, so rather than driving the boring route back to Belgrade, we packed our bags, […]

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avala: a mountain escape

Good morning fellow readers! I am back in Serbia for the summer and have been spending my time with family, friends and of course, exploring beautiful places. One of my oldest friends visited us for a week and we couldn’t resist taking him to enjoy the beautiful nature of Serbia. I am pleased to share […]

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a gelatissimo afternoon with nonna.

Everybody knows I adore ice cream. It’s no secret that where ever in the world I go, taking a break, means a visit to the “gelateria”.  There is something so emotionally satisfying with every scoop, it always connects me with my childhood. My friend Monica, made my dream come true when she invited me to […]

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happiness found.

What is happiness? Is it a delicious chocolate ice cream? Is it those shoes which you finally found on sale? Is it cuddling the cutest puppy or perhaps travelling to a beautiful destination? Well, if you are like me then “all of the above” checks the box, however this time, I literally found happiness .. in […]

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