About us

Who we are and What we do

Hello dear readers and welcome to our travel blog PlacesofJuma! We are Martina & Jürgen, and as you might have guessed, this website is all about travel, holidays, city trips, road trips and advice on hotels and places to stay.

Do you want to travel the world, learn about interesting cultures and experience the most beautiful attractions? Then PlacesofJuma is the right place for you! A perfect trip starts with research. This includes choosing the best destination, finding transfers and accommodations, and planning excursions, activities and sightseeing. With us, you will find the best information from true travel professionals and travel experts who have visited the regions and destinations themselves and share their knowledge and insider tips with you.

The PlacesofJuma travel website has been providing its readers with professional travel expert information since 2017. With our qualified and experienced team, we strive to present the most beautiful holiday destinations and sights. Researched and photographed by absolute experts with great attention to detail, they ensure that your trip will be an ultimate experience.

An overview of our already traveled countries, you can find here → visited Destinations


In this expert Travel Blog you will find everything about:


-> Road trips by car and round trips incl. route suggestions

Whether by car through Morocco, Island Hopping in Thailand, or a road trip through the Soca Valley in Slovenia, visiting Tuscany and traveling to Istria – we are always more than happy to share our experiences with you!


-> City breaks, the best things to do and insider tips for your next trip

City breaks are just fantastic: get out of the daily grind and make some new experience. But good planning is a must. We provide you with the best tips and information about the city and what are the ultimate best things to do. Our personal top 3 city highlights include Bangkok, Siena and Valencia – but we also love to travel to smaller cities like Dubrovnik and Cesky Krumlov.


-> Hotel and accommodation recommendations

In our travel guides, we present tips for the best hotels and accommodations. In some we had been personally, others score with excellent ratings.


-> Tips for your travel planning

Have a look at our travel planning section. Here you will find all the information you need for successful travel planning, car rental, cheap flights and hotel search.


-> The best photo spots & viewpoints for your next trip

When traveling, it is often not easy to find the best photo motifs. We are happy to tell you how to find the best instagrammable places and viewpoints in the fastest and easiest way.


Awards & Features

PlacesofJuma has been featured several times as Best Travel Blog! These are some of the best highlights: