Our travel time in Chile – Budget breakdown

A perfectly new asphalt road, lots of white,blue and red coloured flags, up end hostels with higher end prices: the moment we crossed the Bolivian border after our great adventure at Salar de Uyuni, we knew we had arrived in Chile. Chile was the second …

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Hiking guide for Cerro Fitz Roy in El Chaltén – Argentina

If there is one activity we both really love, we would say: hiking ! Like the time we went for the famous Torres Del Paine W-trek in Chile (more on How to prepare for Torres del Paine) or the many small and larger hikes we …

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Fergburger in Queenstown, New Zealand – Worth the buzz?

Not a single day passes by without thinking about our adventures in New Zealand, like when we went swimming with wild dolphins in Kaikoura. And then there’s Queenstown… this activity packed town. You can literally chuck yourself off/down/around anything in any way you please, Ms. …

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Travel in Bolivia – our Budget Breakdown

While we were at lake Titicaca in Copacabana at the Bolivian side, we never thought we would make it to La Paz. Our bus was stuck for hours. That was our first contact with this special tiny country surrounded by big neighbours. Meet Bolivia. Bolivia …

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Perito Moreno Glacier Ice Trekking in El Calafate, Argentina

So after the trekking days in El Chalten, the next stop more south in Argentinian Patagonia is El Calafate: home to the National Park Los Glacieros, with world-known glacier Perito Moreno. A visit to the glacier was on our South America must visits list. It’s …

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Perito Moreno Glacier – Photo Journal

We made just too many pictures while visiting the Perito Moreno Glacier in El Calafate. We even did an Ice trek on the glacier! So we had to make a selection of them… The Perito Moreno glacier, encased in an ancient mountain range, stretches for …

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Mikkeller Beer Celebration Copenhagen – Best Festival (ever)?

Once in a while, you decide to do something slightly crazy (well, a little). Given this year is my “turn of a decade” celebration, I did a small splurge and gave myself an early birthday gift: a trip to Copenhagen. Not to visit the beautiful …

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Travel in Peru – our budget breakdown

Peru was the first country I visited in South America during the Big Trip. Well, actually, the first one of them all. Peru is the gateway of the Andes, with lots of possible hiking at high altitude, cultural adventures, wildlife and of course: Macchu Picchu! For …

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DIY – 8 things to do in Luang Prabang

We traveled through Northern Laos for 8 days during our Big Trip, ending in Luang Prabang. This place is really awesome! True, it did not have the solitude of previous towns in Laos (Luang Namtha, Nong Khiaw) and it may seem a little more touristy. But …

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25 days in New Zealand: our wonderful itinerary

New Zealand was the last country of our Big Trip. We had very high expectations because of everything we had read or heard from other travelers. The country majestically reached them all and even went beyond! We had an amazing time, driving around, enjoying New …

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