Tengkulese-waterfall-flores

What to do in Flores, Indonesia? Jungle hiking, bamboo-forest mountain-biking, reef snorkelling, Komodo dragon spotting, inhabited island exploring, Coral triangle diving, crater lake climbing, Flores coffee sipping, catch-of-the-day tasting, off the path exploration, indigenous tribe meeting, giant coconut eating, sunrise shooting, breathtaking view absorbing, rice paddies walking, free fresh fruit picking, Flying foxes watching, more, Read More

17 Islands, Riung, Flores, Indonesia

Photo: Riung | Flores | Indonesia.  A few minutes after I take this photo the fisherman comes to take out this boat for his daily catch. It is 5.30 AM. I’m in Riung, a little fishing village up the north coast of Flores, Indonesia. Early morning: my favourite time of the day. It’s peaceful, quiet and, Read More

komodo-national-park-sky

Have you ever… snorkelled around an island? woke up with nothing but the sound of the waves and the singing of birds? had a day without using keys, or without using a phone? I had to answer no, no and a no. Until I went camping in Komodo National Park!

Galapagos sealion

A once in a lifetime experience: exploring the Galapagos Islands!  926 km West from Ecuador mainland there are the islands that Charles Darwin made famous.  What makes these islands so special is that the animals you encounter have

Pacchanta-Tinque-ausangate

14 meter altitude I’m sitting in a coffee bar in Miraflores, Lima. I’m figuring out what adventurous things I should do in Peru. The Inca trail and Salkantay trekking are listed in practically every top 10 list I find. Would I than still want to do this? Or will it be one big polonaise, Read More

mandarines-in-Spain

‘Buenos Dias Guapa!’, Señor Pepe says while watching the TV from his home-trainer. He’s wearing a T-shirt that says ‘Aqui todo es muy bueno‘, meaning ‘Here’s everything very good.’ Pepe moves from his home-trainer to the counter where his ‘caña‘ (glass of beer) is located. Before I order I’m already offered to try a piece of, Read More