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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Iceland’s Golden Circle

A must do in Iceland is definitely the Golden Circle. You can choose to book a guided bus/jeep tour to cover the Golden Circle, but even better is to rent a car and drive yourself. This is a fool-proof mini-roadtrip that everyone will be able to do and enjoy. And …

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The island of waterfalls and rainbows…

Iceland is a magnificent country that is on many people’s travel wishlist, as it was also on mine. Still, except for “ice” I didn’t really know what to expect… And I can say that I was very pleasantly surprised 🙂 There are hundreds of places worth visiting in Iceland and …

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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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The deepest freshwater lake in the world

When we were travelling through Russia, one of the top visits on my list was Lake Baikal, the deepest lake in the world. Lake Baikal is situated next to  the village Listvyanka (and of course many more surrounding villages) in a remote area of Siberia. It is easily reached by …

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Las Salinas – delicious salt

When in La Palma (one of the Canary Islands), you definitely have to go to visit Las Salinas in the South of the island. If you love hiking, there is an amazing hiking trip that is part of the Ruta de los Volcanes and goes through a black rocky landscape. …

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Muchachos in La Palma

No, we are not going to discuss the boys in La Palma (although that could also be a good idea 😉 ). Roque de los Muchachos is the highest point of La Palma, one of the 7 canary islands on 2423 metres above sealevel. How high is that? Well, is …

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