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Category: Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday: Kayaking in the Abel Tasman

Last year in February, I had just come back from two weeks in New Zealand and a trip to the Abel Tasman. And as it was so grey and cold over the last few days, I thought I’d do another Throwback Thursday. I went to New Zealand to attend the wedding of my Kiwi host sister (I went to school in New Zealand when I was 16 and lived with a family there. And up to this day, we’re still in touch). So for my first week, I was in Wellington, my favorite city in New Zealand. At first I...

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Throwback Thursday: Van life in Patagonia

Three years ago on this day I headed off on a night bus through the quite literal Pampa in Argentina. A friend was in Argentina, too and he had just bought an old T2 VW van. So we figured that we could meet up and cruise down the Atlantic Coast for a couple of days. How could I say no to that? And thus began a week of wild camping and van life on beaches in northern Patagonia We met in the no-one’s-ever-heard-of-that seaside town of Las Grutas. I just checked, and Google Maps actually makes it look like it’s a sort of...

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Throwback Thursday: A little review of 2016

It’s the end of September and I have been meaning to write something like this post since June. If you have read my goals for 2016 post ( if not, you can find it here), you will know that I had big plans for this year. To be honest, I did not achieve a lot of the goals that I set out to achieve this year. I haven’t done my sailing license, my blog still isn’t as big, as I had envisioned, and I also haven’t started putting up tours on Trips4real. In other terms, however, I managed to achieve...

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