A perfect day in Caldas da Rainha – Portugal
May18

A perfect day in Caldas da Rainha – Portugal

Version française We thought we were going to rest… But we’ve been curious ! What we thought Caldas da rainha was : A little town very quiet where we could rest after 5 days cycling the portuguese coast… But what we really found : A small town full of positive energy and creative people, very underground with a touch of craziness and simplicity, exactly what we’re craving for ! Here we are street art,...

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To do : 3 days cycling trip through Penamacor, Monsanto & idanha a nova – Portugal
Apr30

To do : 3 days cycling trip through Penamacor, Monsanto & idanha a nova – Portugal

Version française 3 days cycling the hills of the “centro de Portugal” through three gorgeous historical villages One of my favorite cycling trip so far in the colorful fields of the center of Portugal chasing the old templar villages. It’s best to do it in April / beginning of may while the weather is nice and warm (but not crazy hot) but check the opening date of the “parque do campismo do freixal”...

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Top things to do and eat in Coimbra – Portugal
Jan03

Top things to do and eat in Coimbra – Portugal

Version française A beautiful city full of little tiny places waiting for you to discover them Here we go, zoom on portugal and on Coimbra and follow the guide for a few days city trip.   Long walk along the “Mondego” river… … to take a step back and discover how gorgeous Coimbra is from down the hill.   Mandatory stop at “cozinha da Maria” A small restaurant only serving typical...

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Top things to do and eat in Amarante – Portugal
Nov15

Top things to do and eat in Amarante – Portugal

Version française A calm little town surrounded by mountains for long beautiful walks in nature Amarante is a very charming “little” town (if you take only the historical center) along the Tamega river and surrounded by mountains which makes it a good starting point for walks and hikking. It seems that the key words there are something like youth, simplicity and enough ecology to get our attention with a “youth...

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Top things to do and eat in Guimarães – Portugal
Nov10

Top things to do and eat in Guimarães – Portugal

Version française A city hidding some Unesco’s Gems, beautiful houses covered with Azulejos and twisted little streets Guimarães is a very small but gorgeous city, rather quiet (except for the celebration of Saint Nicolas and the trainings before that) interested in history and tradition, quite touristic and very charming… This is the city where Portugal was born, and you can definitely feel the pride of its citizens about...

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Best french fries in Brussels
Nov02

Best french fries in Brussels

Version française Have you ever wondered what would be your favorite “BELGIAN fries” if you could try them all simultaneously? Well, My friends and I did it this weekend and it was fun. We were  9 and tried 4 of the most famous “baraque a frites” of Brussels: Maison Antoine – 1, place Jourdan, 1040 Etterbeek -2,7 euros for a big one Frit’Flagey – 1, place Flagey, 1050 Ixelles – 2,5 euros...

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8 recommendations for a perfect WE in Paris
Oct28

8 recommendations for a perfect WE in Paris

 Version française Gatsronomy and “alternative” culture… How to visit Paris my way Here are the 8 activities that made me change my mind about Paris. I had an amazing weekend and I definitey recommend it to anyone interested in food, street art and non touristic places. There might be other places that I never heard of (don’t hesitate to send your tips). My list is not exhaustive but just a selection of what I...

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Un dimanche à Paris – Brunch alert
Oct28

Un dimanche à Paris – Brunch alert

Version française  Un dimanche à Paris – a brunch, flavour chocolate Food : There are 2 possibilities at “Un dimanche à Paris“, a classical brunch with a perfectly made omelette , a vanilla yogurt and pastries at 38 € or a “Gourmet” plate cooked of different gastronomic propositions at 54 € (menu available online). The food is very good and this idea of having a brunch with chocolate as a theme is...

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Top 10 things to do in Kyrgyzstan
Sep28

Top 10 things to do in Kyrgyzstan

Version française It goes in order of preference, 1 being my favorite activity 1. Go to Arslanbob and cook your favorite Kyrgyz meal with your host Here, we were cooking Varenik. Why Arslanbob? Because this is one of the villages where you won’t find any hostel or hotel. The only way for you to stay there, is to use the network of accomodations that has been set up by a guy from switzerland a few years ago. In exchange of a...

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The faces of Kyrgyzstan
Jul28

The faces of Kyrgyzstan

Version française No Food today, just a few pictures of my trip in Kyrgyzstan ^^ I went there with 3 great friends of mine, 2 of them being together (as a couple). We met in Mozambique 3 years ago while they were traveling one year around the world. Both are good photographers and they have a blog full of beautiful pictures… Thanks to them, I can show you what Kyrgyzstan looks like, and if you like both photography and...

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