WELCOME TO GEORGIA, WELCOME TO THE CAUCASUS: travel report from Svaneti, the Kazbegi region and Tbilisi

The mutual love for mountains brought together a group of six like-minded old and new friends. All of us hiked through the Khumbu Valley, better known as the Mount Everest Base Camp or Three Passes Trek in the Nepal Himalaya (see blog post from Nov 2017). New adventure on the agenda: Georgia. Until now a … Continue reading

Cape Town: when you are still inspired by interior objects from South Africa

Summer time. Holiday time. The next travel destination is called Georgia. And while I started to research a little bit about the country’s must see-s and do-s, I realized I actually never shared my last big travel story, which brought me to South Africa end of last year. Especially because its’ vast range of breathtaking … Continue reading

Travel memories from Nepal & the Himalaya. They say, the mountains decide if they are ready for you…

10 years ago one of my closest friends and I hiked the Camino the Santiago, the famous, today unfortunately very touristic, pilgrimage path to Santiago de Compostela, Spain. We heard that the Camino del Nord along the north coast of Spain is even more beautiful. And we decided that we will hike this one as … Continue reading

When a new door opens: soft opening of the new Silvia Gattin store on February 8th 2017

“You may not see it today or tomorrow. But you will look back in a few years and be absolutely perplexed and awed by how every little thing added up and brought you somewhere wonderful – or where you always wanted to be.” In 2009 I traveled the first time to India. As a backpacker … Continue reading

Kasbah Bab Ourika in the Atlas mountains: where tranquility is at home

Traveling to Marrakech so many times made me always dream about the Atlas mountains, a series of mountain ranges stretching trough the Maghreb and being home to numerous Berber tribes. A couple of weeks ago my dream came true and I had the chance to visit the Ourika valley. And literately one of this world’s paradises … Continue reading

When a city trip teaches you to surrender again. Obrigada, Lisbon!

When it comes to travelling and visiting new places, I am normally the one who runs in the nearest book store to get a city guide, searches the internet for secret recommendations, talks to friends about experiences, so in general I have quite a good overview and idea of where I am going. Also geographically … Continue reading

Soul Temple Yoga Retreat, Orihi – Istria

The universe does this thing, where it aligns you with people, things and situations that match your vibration. The higher you’re vibrating, the more you will attract things that are beneficial to your wellbeing… I was grateful to vibrate with supersouls from around the world in my second home country Croatia a couple of weeks … Continue reading

We proudly present our stockists! This month: MONADICO, Zurich

As we are selling our accessories and home decoration not only over our online-shop http://www.silviagattin.com but also through our international stockists, we thought it’s about time to start presenting you our wonderful partners and interesting ladies with lots of taste. This month we’re happy to present MONADICO in Zurich, Switzerland, who offers amongst others our Moroccan, … Continue reading

The ripple effect: my latest trip to India and Goa-n Samata Holistic Retreat Centre

In a world of six billion people, it’s easy to believe that the only way to initiate profound transformation is to take extreme action. Each of us, however, carries within us the capacity to change the world in small ways for better or worse. Everything we do and think affects the people in our lives, … Continue reading

Impressions from Marrakech – the city of pure magic

Time flies. It’s as if it was last week that I returned from my last trip to Marrakech, but no.. It has been already more than three months that I was wandering, well, rather rushing, together with Maryam from yamyam event production, from one place to the other: from one producer to the other, from … Continue reading

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