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  • Weekend getaways

    Fes felicitations

    It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a wanderlusterer with a birthday coming up, must be in want of a destination. Celebrating birthdays is, as we all know, best done by travelling. Some people,…

    30 June 2019
  • Travel Weekend getaways

    Friendship in Barcelona

    Rebecca and I have known each other for over seventeen years. We were just children when we met. We’ve grown from unsure tweens, through awkward teenagers and worldly yet naive students all the way…

    4 May 2019
  • Travel Weekend getaways

    Texel trial run

    We are going to Patagonia! It is going to be amazing. We are going to see such pristine landscapes, beautiful mountains and we are going to hike. For eight days. And then maybe four…

    1 January 2019
  • Japan 2018 Travel

    Tokyo times

    From the tranquillity of the Kumano Kodo area, we take a bullet train to Tokyo. The sound of the birds and the wind in the trees disappear and instead we are assaulted by different…

    22 October 2018
  • Japan 2018 Travel

    Pilgrims in Kumano

    We love to hike. More accurately, we are learning to love to hike, because we seem like the type of people who push ourselves that way, but somehow we only do it intermittently. And…

    2 October 2018
  • Japan 2018 Travel

    Kyoto Times

    Sometimes, it rains in Japan. The past couple of weeks, it has become abundantly clear that it rains in Japan and that this causes problems. Thankfully, the only problem with the rain we encountered,…

    12 September 2018
  • Japan 2018 Travel

    Hiroshima highlights

    Getting to Hiroshima means getting on a train. In Japan. With Japanese lettering. Thankfully everything’s geared towards foreigners as well. Japanese hospitality providing us with Western-style letter, so we are able to find our…

    22 August 2018