New Zealand

Mountains, fjords, rocky landscapes and beyond…here are my favourites from my trip to New Zealand last month. Oh and goofy/serious portraits with my friend Lamia and her soon-to-be family! ;) xo Dina   

Whitsunday Islands

“You are not a drop in the ocean, you are the entire ocean in one drop.” – Rumi   

how to support the Australian economy – part 3

…eat well, travel often. Φ this instalment is about my recent Queensland adventures. from koala hugging to friendship bracelets to sailing, i got pretty busy supporting the Australian economy up in Gold Coast, Brisbane and Cairns. Φ here are a few snapshots of the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and of the quaint town cedit Palm Cove. Shop Part … Continue reading


One of my favorite smells is skin that’s been in the sun all day, and I love the scent of the ocean even more…so when I stumbled upon Beach Walk from Maison Martin Margiela, I couldn’t resist. They released three eau de toilettes that are a “reproduction of familiar scents and moments of varying locations … Continue reading


From beachy shores to white-sand islands to the city of Havana…this was a pretty relaxing week. Besos x Dina { Love the beach? Me too! } { my 1950’s Chevy taxi for the afternoon } { my stay in the Hotel Nacional de Cuba } { Along the Malecón } { a Rumba music artist in the … Continue reading

مصر { egypt }

I realize it’s fall outside, but who cares! We love you but we just can’t seem to let go of endless, warm summer days, and the deep blue and clear turquoise waters of the Mediterranean and Red Seas. I’ve been to Egypt many times, and after vacationing there, was always compliant to go back to cleaner, more organized and … Continue reading