Trekking

Lake Tekapo & Mt Cook : Story of a Perfect Day in New Zealand

Lake Tekapo & Mt Cook : Story of a Perfect Day in New Zealand

Nestled in the heart of New Zealand's southern island, Lake Tekapo is a picturesque stop you can't miss on your road trip. This is one of these places that stole our heart in NZ. 

Hong Kong : 10 Things to do on Lantau Island

Hong Kong : 10 Things to do on Lantau Island

After a year in Hong Kong Island's madness, we decided to move before we get crazy. And we discovered the other Hong KongFor those who follow me on Instagram, you've seen the photos of my afternoons on desert beaches and my running sessions along the sea, looking at the sunset. Yes, Lantau is kinda cool. Real escape from the crowds of the city in only a few minutes ferry or MTR, Lantau will surprise you by its authenticity. Forget about Ngong Ping and explore the real beauty of Lantau Island.

Trekking in the Himalayas : Langtang Valley

Trekking in the Himalayas : Langtang Valley

Bordering Tibet, Langtang is a magnificent region of the Nepalese Himalayas. After April 2015's disaster, communities are slowly rebuilding their livelihoods, charm has survived and trekking in Langtang Valley is possible again. And that's a wonderful news.

Hiking Hong Kong: Sunset from the Sunset Peak

Hiking Hong Kong: Sunset from the Sunset Peak

With almost 300 kms of tramping and countless smaller tracks, the range of options for hiking is so wide it can even be hard to chose sometimes. Looping around the south of the island, the 70 km-long Lantau Trail offers stunning panoramic views of the offshore islands... 

Itinerary of a Summer Road Trip in Hokkaido

Itinerary of a Summer Road Trip in Hokkaido

I've heard there are more foxes than people during summer in Hokkaido -it kinds of reminds me another place I fell in love with a few years ago. If you dream about an escape in the countryside with fresh air, outdoors and excellent Japanese food, well you're in for a treat...

Running with the Gods: The Angkor Empire Half Marathon

Running with the Gods: The Angkor Empire Half Marathon

The Angkor Empire Marathon is held at the heart of the Angkor temple complex. Imagine hundreds of runners running and warming up in front of this magnificent historic site with a loud electro music resonating at 4 in the morning. It's something... 

The Most Magical Hidden Temple in Chiang Mai: Wat Pha Lat

The Most Magical Hidden Temple in Chiang Mai: Wat Pha Lat

I've been to Thailand many times now, and this temple is by far one of the most beautiful discoveries I've had the chance to make. Wat Pha Last is nestled in the forest, a few kilometers down the road to Doi Suthep. Built on the top of a rock, this Buddhist temple is completely out of sight, lost in the lush jungle, as peaceful as it can get. You won't find any tourists here, any tuk tuk or food stall, but only butterflies, Buddhas and monks. 

Weekend Trip : Quick Guide to Taipei

Weekend Trip : Quick Guide to Taipei

Some say it's a little Hong Kong in Taiwan style, other say it's much more messy than that... Actually, Taipei is a perfect blend of what travelers love about Southeast Asia combined with some of Northeast Asia's particularities. Our trip was short and rainy, but we still got enough sunshine and energy to enjoy this creative capital...

10 Things That will Make you Pack & Go Traveling in Southeast Asia

10 Things That will Make you Pack & Go Traveling in Southeast Asia

You can spend the day overflying desert islands and the night trekking on a volcano; attend a cooking class on the morning and ride a zipline in the jungle with wild monkeys around you on the afternoon. In short, it's a whole different world that awaits you with surprises you won't even imagine... Pack your flip-flops, swimsuit and passport. You're off to a big adventure!

How to Survive Hong Kong Summer Heat?

How to Survive Hong Kong Summer Heat?

We've all experienced that prickly sensation, when you just can’t seem to keep cool or drink enough fluids. How could you adjust to Hong Kong summer heat, when it's 20°C inside and 34°C outside? Do not desperate, you will eventually get used to these temperatures, and you might even enjoy it!. Are you ready for a season of beautiful clear skies, great outdoor parties and lot of FUN?

Three Parallel River National Park : Trekking Tiger Leaping Gorges

Three Parallel River National Park : Trekking Tiger Leaping Gorges

Yunnan's Tiger Leaping Gorge is a wild, remote corner of China. We spent two days across this spectacular nature, hiking along rice terraces, waterfalls and rivers, crossing wild goats and meeting fascinating people, surrounded by the most scenic views... 

10 Best Views of Hong Kong [INSIDER TIPS]

10 Best Views of Hong Kong [INSIDER TIPS]

You can never get bored of the Hong Kong skyline. With its dramatic harbor setting, hilly terrain and dazzling vertical architecture, Hong Kong is nothing but unique. From high-altitude bars and observation platforms to mountain peaks, here's where you can see 10 of Hong Kong's best views... Don't forget your camera!

10 Alternative Things To Do In Hong Kong

10 Alternative Things To Do In Hong Kong

It is not uncommon to hear people saying they've seen everything in Hong Kong once they've ticked all the boxes on their check list. But the truth is, beneath its skyscrapers and temples, there are lots of great alternative things to do in Hong Kong, that are not too hard to find, and absolutely worth the effort...

Gunung Bromo: Expedition on a Moonscape

Gunung Bromo: Expedition on a Moonscape

Our trip across Java is one of the most extraordinary we have ever done. Obviously in terms of scenery, but also for the people, the atmosphere, the silence, the smoke slowly coming out of that huge crater, that feeling to be privileged to be walking on the Moon, and that pristine nature...

An illustrated journey: that time I discovered Beijing

An illustrated journey: that time I discovered Beijing

I just came back from my very first trip in China and still can't believe how amazing it was. I have to confess: I had lots of pre-ideas about China. I've heard so many stories from travelers, I just wanted to go there and explore it by myself. To get my own idea… Beijing literally blew my mind, for different reasons. 

Walking on the heights - [VIDEO INSIDE]

Walking on the heights  - [VIDEO INSIDE]

The bus ride, the fear, the smiles, the wind, the silence of the Himalayas, the altitude sickness, the yak cheese & tea combo, the outdoor shower, the sun burning our skin, the bags -to pack, unpack and repack, the mountain stupas, the prayer flags, the thin air, the exhaustion, the happiness, the peaks, the tears... 

Trekking in the Himalayas really was the adventure of a lifetime. Sometimes, images are better than words. Let me take you with me to the Langtang Valley in this 4:33" video...

What to see in Indonesia: Itinerary for the Trip of a Lifetime

What to see in Indonesia: Itinerary for the Trip of a Lifetime

From Java to Sulawesi, I've seen wonders I could hardly believe they actually exist. Either you're going for a couple of weeks or for a long term trip, I hope you'll enjoy Indonesia as much as I did -and I hope this post will help you decide your itinerary