You wouldn't be here if you weren't curious.*
Hi! I'm Elena! Welcome to my travel blog Creativelena.com.
For me, it is all about “life-seeing instead of sightseeing”: Join me as I create, eat & live my way around the world. Curious?
*Check out my book, “The Creative Traveler’s Handbook”, for learning more about what we mean by creative travel. Travelling means the world to me, makes me fit for everday life and sometimes, I trust, also calmer on the inside. Read this blog with a smile, share what you love and remember to check back regularly: After all, when was the last time you did something for the first time?
From now on, you may visit the Ardenne region in German, English, French or Dutch!
For more than two years, I have been working with the tourism destination #VisitArdenne (the three country-region between Belgium, Luxemburg and France) in order to deliver a professional homepage for its international audience. The German edition www.visitardenne.com/de is now finally online (and so are the Dutch and English versions of the homepage), so you may navigate the […]
#LifeOfATravelBlogger: Tasting notes of a teaching travelling expert!
“So how is this thing about you always moving … are you travelling for business or leisure or both ??” The #LifeOfATravelBlogger: As funny as the name of this internationally curated hashtag actually sounds, it does hint at the fact that we, as professional travel bloggers, are leading a life far off the notion of most people’s idea […]
NÖVOG English Language Training in Lower Austria
The first few flowers of spring are blossoming in front of the Schneeberghof hotel. A large salamander, painted in yellow & green, catches my eye looking up the main station: “Welcome to Puchberg at the Schneeberg mountain, 577 metres above sea level, Lower Austria’s famous climatic spa resort!” The air that you breathe here is especially good for your health, the […]
English Language Trainings for members of the NÖVOG Lower Austria train company
“We are really lucky to meet here today”, I say while my workshop participants are beaming back at me. Six of them have joined me on this day in order to prepare a common strategy for a series of workshops designed to teach English for tourism in Lower Austria. Last year, the Lower Austrian train company NÖVOG founded […]
English Language & Tourism Training along the Danube in Lower Austria
“Because of the good feedback we’ve had from participants, we would like to extend this English language workshop for members of the tourism industry by more dates.” A few days after I’ve hosted my first English language workshop for members of the tourism industry along the Danube Lower Austria, I am very happy about these words. After all, all […]
English Language Workshop: Only “A Flash In The Pan”?
How much fun can it be to study “English Grammar In Use”? Do you know the feeling of having to train (in)famous “If-Clauses”, “phrasal verbs” & “English language idioms” ? Well, to some, there are things in life they’d rather get over and done with – except for those who indulge in foreign languages and the […]