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In Borneo: itinerary of a 3 days trip in Kota Kinabalu

In Borneo: itinerary of a 3 days trip in Kota Kinabalu

There are many reasons why we decided to go on a trip in Kota Kinabalu. The first being the direct flights from Hong Kong. Then there's Malaysia, this mysterious country where we've never been to, and Borneo and its legendary lush jungle. We got there all excited, with no real expectation. Eager to explore…

Into the wild Australia : A Guide to Kangaroo Island

Into the wild Australia : A Guide to Kangaroo Island

About 16km off the coast of South Australia stands a beautiful, untouched island. We hopped on a ferry from Cape Jervis, knowing sandy white beaches, rolling green hills and an amazing wildlife were awaiting for us. Kangaroo Island appeared to be far, far beyond our expectations...

Island hopping in Okinawa: A Guide to the Kerama Islands

Island hopping in Okinawa: A Guide to the Kerama Islands

The islands of the Kerama group are a world away from everything you know. An archipelago surrounded by coral reefs and unbelievably transparent seas where time has stopped years ago. A place where you live in close communion with the ocean, in a unique atmosphere. It consists of 22 small islands, southwest of Okinawa's main island. It's picturesque, with few people and an incredible wildlife. 

10 things that will make you pack & go traveling in Mauritius

10 things that will make you pack & go traveling in Mauritius

Our road trip in Mauritius has led us from surprise to surprise during twelve beautiful days. And even though we've explored a large part of the island, we feel like there is still plenty to discover, and would definitely be in for another trip...

Itinerary of a road trip in Mauritius

Itinerary of a road trip in Mauritius

The main part of Mauritius island is surrounded by an outer reef, which creates magnificent lagoons... Whether you are into culture, nature, adventure or luxury, the island will not disappoint. Now, let me tell you about our 12 days road trip itinerary...

A perfect dose of paradise: The Gili Islands

A perfect dose of paradise: The Gili Islands

Situated just off the Lombok's west coast, Bali's more rugged sister island, the Gili Islands are made up of three tiny teardrop islands: Gili Air, Gili Meno and Gili Trawangan. If you are looking for a quiet alternative to conclude your trip perfectly or to recover after a long trek, come to the Gilis...

A Surf Mecca: Quick Guide to Uluwatu

A Surf Mecca: Quick Guide to Uluwatu

Suffice it to say that I've fallen in love with Indonesia. In Bali, there's the best and the worst, so you'd better keep moving to find the place that will really charm you. Then you'll eventually understand why the hell people love it so much. For us, this place is called Uluwatu. With its easygoing spirit, it's the place that kind of... make sense, shall we say? 

Quick Guide to Nusa Lembongan & Ceningan

Quick Guide to Nusa Lembongan & Ceningan

Nusa Lembongan is the kind of place where you find yourself immersed in adventure and the outdoors. Some would say there's not much to do besides lying on the beach, however we found ourselves pretty busy during our stay -between a swim with massive mantas, cliff jumps, sunrise jog on the beach and Bintangs with the locals. Get ready for a journey in the Bali of your dreams...

Alone on the Similan Islands

Alone on the Similan Islands

The Similan Islands, a string of islands off the West Coast of Thailand, are clear blue diamonds in the Andaman Sea. The secret to enjoy this piece of paradise is to stay overnight. Then you'll have the glorious beaches virtually to yourself in the golden hours before the boats begin arriving at about 11am and after they've all departed at about 3pm. Simply magic

Why the hell does everyone love Bali so much?

Why the hell does everyone love Bali so much?

We lived in Indonesia for a year, and were lucky to have Bali as our 'weekend destination'. We spent a lot of time on the island of Gods, and we loved it. We hated it. We loved it. We hated it -you see my point. My question is: why the hell does everyone LOVE Bali so much? What about the 17.000 other island in Indonesia, and Southeast Asia, and the rest of the world?  It might be the exotic weather, the down-to-earth lifestyle, the laid-back vibes, or maybe...

Behind the postcard - 10 things to do in Ko Samui

Behind the postcard - 10 things to do in Ko Samui

Sawadee Ka! Welcome in Ko Samui, an island located in the Gulf of Thailand, some 700 km south of Bangkok. Looking for a place to truly disconnect, we took a 4 days trip in that postcard destination. Palm trees, dazzling sunshine, white sandy beaches - it's all here… 

Boracay Island : It still has its sparkle!

Boracay Island : It still has its sparkle!

So I went to Boracay. This mysterious island that can be described either as Philippines' paradise or the worst tourist trap. I was so curious: how come some people love it, and others hate it? Well, good news, travelers... Boracay still has its sparkle!

A Journey Out of Time: Road Trip In Okinawa

A Journey Out of Time: Road Trip In Okinawa

Imagine a place where people take the time to breath. To grow their own vegetables. Cook each meal homemade. Feel the wind on their face. Talk with strangers -and share a bottle of saké. Watch the waves dancing on the beach... This place is called Okinawa...

Indonesia's best kept secrets - Travel off the track!

Indonesia's best kept secrets - Travel off the track!

We stayed almost a year in Indonesia, expats, based in Jakarta. Unfortunately we had to eat, therefore, we had to work -and couldn't spend all our time traveling. But, still, we took the time to explore the islands and discover heavenly places. Let me think back to these amazing memories...