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  • The Galapagos: A UNIQUE experience

    05 November 2015 ( #Ecuador, #Galapagos )

    For 12 days, we went to the Galapagos. What to say ? It was magical, amazing, unforgettable ... In short it was UNIQUE! The Galapagos are an archipelago of volcanic islands lost in the Pacific Ocean, 1000 km away from the coast of Ecuador. The oldest...

  • From Montreal to Saguenay: Colourful Quebec!

    05 April 2016 ( #Canada )

    And here we are; after almost 23 months of travel we arrived at our final destination: Quebec!!! Romain’s dream destination, not really mine... I prefer sun to snow!!! But this Canadian province revealed some surprises. Arrived in Montreal (where snow...

  • The Salkantay trek: Our gateway to the MACHU PICCHU!

    04 October 2015 ( #Peru )

    The best way to get to Machu Picchu is to enter by the sun gate ... But to do that, we have to walk three days on the old Inca Trail ... Yeah it sounds amazing... but nowadays, this trek is limited to 200 visitors a day ... and you can imagine that it...

  • Miami to Orlando through the Everglades: Florida high in colour!

    26 January 2016 ( #USA, #Games )

    Well, here we are: Miami Beach in USA, our last country before returning to France... But there is still a lot to discover!!! It starts immediately with Florida. (For geo Dummies (or those who have short memories), Florida is the state most in the South...

  • Perth and the South : Welcome in Western Australia

    30 March 2015 ( #Australia )

    Ah, we were waiting for it, and now we are back (after 5 years) in Australia!!! At Perth airport, to avoid paying for the shuttle, we hitch hiked!!! Only 2 minutes near the road and someone stopped!!! Let’s the road trip starts!!! Then we go to Louise’s...

  • Pomme Pidou answers (y)our questions!

    02 May 2016

    Pomme Pidou, what is for you the country where people are the most welcoming? There is no one place! The Javanese (on the island of Java in Indonesia) were very welcoming. One lady even offered flip flops to Romain who had just broken his in the street....

  • From Agnes Water to Sydney : Surf, 4WD and fun !!!

    14 May 2015 ( #Australia )

    After our quiet cruise on the Whitsundays, it was time for us to do some sport!!! And when you think about Australia, you think about surf!!! So we took a board… and we swallowed salted water!!! At least now we can say “We surfed in Australia”! Romain...

  • New York: THE place to visit!!!!

    21 March 2016 ( #USA )

    My Valentine's Day Gift! A common desire! A dream for many people! A stressful day where everything goes to 100 mph for some others ... I speak of course of NEW YORK!!!! After 22 months of travel, we are there... and during the 8 days we spent there we...

  • From Cairns to Whitsundays Islands: Sun, Beach...and mosquitoes

    26 April 2015 ( #Australia )

    Here we are in Cairns, North of the East Coast !!! It is our start for this new 6 week road trip!!! We start with a diving day on the great barrier reef! Did you know that the great barrier is the only “living being” (yes, corals are not plants but animals)...

  • California: sun, luxury and wine!!!

    07 March 2016 ( #USA )

    "The Golden State" now opens its doors: Welcome to California! We expected to find a lot of sun; we got it but we also found the rain!! We first arrived in San Diego where we mostly enjoyed the beach (but we did not swim because the wind was really cold)....

  • Huaraz: 4 days of treking in the Cordillera Blanca!

    13 October 2015 ( #Peru )

    After spending a day and a half in Lima (yes okay, we just “overviewed” the capital but hey, you know us, we prefer Nature), we went to Huaraz, our last stop in Peru. We finished with 2 treks: a one day walk to the Laguna 69 and a three day one for the...

  • Queenstown and the South : breath-taking landscapes !

    04 June 2015 ( #New Zealand )

    We are now in New Zealand on the South Island. It’s end of autumn, beginning of winter…. But luckily we have good warm equipment…and it’s not raining! Let’s discover Queenstown, the city on the lake. After a tour in the city center (quite small actually),...

  • Our arrival in Vietnam

    14 February 2015 ( #Vietnam )

    We crossed the Lao- Vietnamese border without any problem and Pomme Pidou met flat Stanley who was also on his way to Vietnam!!! What a nice surprise!!! Before going to Sapa in the North, we stopped in Dien Bien Phu, sadly known for its battle lost by...

  • Huayna Potosi… or a tough 6000m peak ascent !!

    03 October 2015 ( #Bolivia )

    First, enjoy this article because it's not every day that I (Romain) decide to write an article!! Ah ah ;-) You will read in many travel guides that Huayna Potosi is one of the easiest 6000m in the world for climbing, let’s correct it immediately; before...

  • Salta and its region : Incredible landscapes !

    18 August 2015 ( #Argentina )

    After 2 nights spent in buses, we finally arrived in Salta! This quite desert region is well known for its white wine made from Torrontes (a grape which only grows here), but less for its landscapes. It is a pity as we had a really pleasant time there!...

  • Cahuita and Tortuguero: An Atlantic coast full of surprises !!!

    16 November 2015 ( #Costa Rica )

    We just arrived in Costa Rica, and we started with the southeast of the country in Cahuita. After puting our tent in a very nice hotel, we went to meet the natives of the Bribri community. We were warmly welcomed by Luis and his family. He explained us...

  • Uyuni… EXTRA-ordinary landscapes !!!

    31 August 2015 ( #Bolivia )

    Who said that water is blue, that a white ground is obviously snow and that a rabbit can’t « fly » ?? We didn’t… We went on a 3 day tour in the South of Lipez and the Uyuni salt flat and we saw incredible things !!! The Uyuni salt flat is the biggest...

  • Cusco and the sacred valley : An incredible Inca heritage !!!

    03 October 2015 ( #Peru )

    We arrived in Peru in the most famous city of this country: Cusco!! And if it is well known, it is because of a good reason: it is the cradle of the Inca civilization and it is from there that we can visit the sacred valley and the Machu Picchu! As we...

  • 2 days at the French School in Mouvaux: Smiles, happiness and a lot of surprises ...

    27 May 2016 ( #School )

    We often told you that our project was followed by the 4 classes of CM1 and CM2 (8-10 y.o) of the School St. Joan of Arc in Mouvaux in the North of France. This time, after dozens of emails, 4 postcards, skype calls, a flight in balloon offered by the...

  • From Wanaka to Franz Joseph : Mountains and glaciers !

    11 June 2015 ( #New Zealand )

    After fjords and luge, let’s go to the mountains! We started with a 16 kilometres walk to the summit of Mount Royes which overlooks Wanaka Lake! At the top there was some snow…and it was slippery; the wind was frozen cold but as a reward we got an amazing...

  • Sucre and Torotoro : Welcome in Jurassic World !

    06 September 2015 ( #Bolivia )

    Sucre is the capital of Bolivia and as many cities in South America it was built by the Spanish with a colonial architecture. Today you can still walk in the streets and be impressed by the nice buildings and paved streets. Sucre is the capital of Bolivia...

  • From Perth to Karijini : Welcome in the Outback

    23 April 2015 ( #Australia )

    After our road trip in the South of Perth, let’s go to the North!!! We share this trip with 3 Swedish girls: Sofie, Jessica and Alex!!! You will soon discover that the North is B-E-A-U-T-I-F-U-L!!! And as you’ll also see, everyone can find something:...

  • From Kaikoura to Picton : Marine life, good wines, hikes and incredible landscapes!

    13 June 2015 ( #New Zealand )

    Thanks to Whale Watch which offered us a 50% discount, we did a boat cruise to see the sperm whales who live in Kaikoura all year around! They stay there because of a geological phenomenon: in Kaikoura there is a 1000 m deep canyon, a place where giant...

  • Mexico City: Exploring the past!

    17 December 2015 ( #Mexico )

    The capital city of Mexico is huge and has over 20 million inhabitants; but the city as we could see it now is fairly recent. Before being Mexico and the country's capital, the area was covered with a lake and the pre-Aztec people had built a city (named...

  • Texas and New Mexico: a ride in the desert

    15 February 2016 ( #USA )

    Ah cowboys, large spaces of no man’s land... what a dream, isn’t it? Well, we wanted to see what if Texas was like Texas everyone speaks about... and we found spectacular places! First we went to Houston. For our less young readers, you all heard the...

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