Planning Peru & Bolivia

Where do you start? The three most common sources we’ve been using this far are: Books: there are plenty of good ones (Lonely Planet, Frommer’s, Trotter, ….). Buy one if you want to take it on the way (heavy though) or keep as a souvenir, …

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The Visa hassle – Update Peru

We’ve been talking in one of our first posts about the Visa hassle for South American countries (details here). Mid June, we provided all required documentation electronically to the Peruvian Consulate of Brussels. An interview was planned on July 11th to finalize everything. After waiting for …

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Planning the Big Trip – South America

We’ve talked about the big picture of the trip (see more details: Planning the Big Trip) and how we’re currently getting ready (Check our post on 3 months left). But where are we actually going within South America? Or even, why South America? After living …

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The Big Trip – three months left

September 29th, 2016. That’s the day we’ll leave for Lima, Peru and start our great journey. With still (or only) three months left, we’re finally getting to the go-crazy-preparation stage: which clothes will we take? How much cash? Oh no, we still need to get that …

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Preparing for a big trip: the Visa hassle (1)

So, you’ve decided to go on a trip. Far, not too far. One country, twelve countries. It does not really make a difference from a visa point of view. Eventually, one should always check for visa requirements. Visa application procedures can be a tedious process, …

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Planning the Big Trip

To put an exact timing on the idea of the big trip popping up would be too hard, as it evolved throughout the last few years. It was a thinking process: Do we want to leave our jobs for a while? What about the mortgage? Do …

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Why Rice and Fries Adventures?

Good question, right? Actually, it’s easy. Our Rice and Fries Adventures travel blog will be a way to keep in touch with people, share our experiences, our small stories during our long trip (and in the future). Maybe we’ll also throw in some tips and …

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