High life in New Orleans and low moods in the middle of Mississippi. The blues will get you at some point. And the best way to engage is to lean back and say “Lem-me put mah feet up – Aah’m taard.”
What is it actually like to go backpacking with small kids? Is it really vacation or just work? Well, it depends what your intentions for the trip are.
Sometimes it just happens. These moments where you find yourself completely absorbed by the present. Where everything just make sense – you are exactly where you are supposed to be. Some call it fate, others use the name coincidence. To me it´s simply magic.
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.
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 […]
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.
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.