Disconnecting from the world @ Güigüí

Sometimes we all need to disconnect for a while… Being away from the crowds, the cities, the internet, our phones (help!) and our blog (oh no!) seemed quite scary at first, but after 5 days of disconnecting, I didn’t think for a second about checking my Facebook or Instagram page. …

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Camping in style – Glamping gear

Camping and backpacking are more popular than ever and many people are taking their first steps in this direction. However, not everyone seems to be as comfortable with the traditional camping gear… A really nice consequence is that many brands start producing camping gear that we should actually call Glamping …

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My favourite world wonder

The Great Wall of China 长城 (or also known as the Chinese Wall and literally Long Wall – ChangCheng) is one of the 7 world wonders, and there is definitely a reason for that! First, a little history lesson 😉 The Great Wall of China was built a loooong time …

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Travelling by train – 10 tips

Nowadays, everyone is used to taking an airplane to travel the world. However, I remember that when I was little, my family and I used to take the night train to France for our holidays. I always enjoyed those trips and when I heard about the Trans-Siberian Express for the …

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My backpack mistakes

The first time I decided to go backpacking, I went to a travelshop and started looking at the huge amount of backpacks presented there. I didn’t have a clue where to start… The salesguy advised me to buy a 30 liter backpack and wear the same T-shirt for months. I …

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