As an adult, you can get tired of the same diet for 3 weeks – kids they simply refuse to eat. And then they go around complaining about being hungry all the time while you tear your hair trying to explain why they can´t get French fries today either.
How to ride a bicycle without breaks
One of the challenges you can face during a trip to Cuba is transportation. Infrastructure here is not working at all like anything we are used to. But as soon as you figure out how everything is put together you find that there is indeed a clear system for getting around on this island.
Follow the music in Trinidad
20 years ago he was a celebrated boxing champion in Cuba. But after having advanced internationally he found out that there was no money in this sport. So he started to play the trumpet instead, as a mature 32 year old. The musician Dagoberto is one of many people in Cuba that has touched our […]
Pleased to meet you Cuba
Our arrival could have been more pleasant, but when we finally wake up in the city of Havanna on Thursday morning it is exactly how we´ve imagined it. The scent, the people, the colors, and the life running through the vains of a poor but genuinely open and friendly society. I take my hat off […]
Do they have sausage in Cuba?
What Thomas and I are thinking about our trip is hopefully pretty clear by now. But what do the kids think? We gave them a microphone and put them in front of a videocamera. Here´s what they said: 2 days before take off.
US and Cuba – a journey of contradictions
During these past months when we´ve notified people about our travel plans we´ve gotten a lot of questions about our choice of destination. And of course you might think that there are calmer places to go in the world right now than the United States.
To plan or not to plan
Which travel mentality do you have? Are you a notorious ”plan-everything-at-once-structure-facist” or a ”whatever-happens-take-it-as-it-comes-hippie”? I´m usually somewhere in between. Always too late to catch the best bookings, but not cool enough to let it go completely and find the hidden pearls.