Wake up somewhere new: Paris

Hostelling International started 2015 with a new campaign: “Wake up somewhere new” with a focus on some of their hostels in Northern Europe. They asked me to deliver some content about my years in Paris, and so I did. I also found the title of the project applicable on me, as I also woke up…

The BBE and the HI-5ives!

July 23. I hope it’s already on the calendar of every blogger following my blog: at this date the second edition of the Big Blog Exchange of Hostelling International launches!! From 23/07 – 03/09, convince as many people as possible to vote for that blog of yours! It doesn’t matter if you’re only blogging for…

I am back

I haven’t been active on my blog these last few weeks. Shame on me because I have a lot to blog about but I did not get around to it. Most of the weekends were either fully booked (Belgium and other stuff), or the weather was too fine to stay inside and work was quite…

In memory of …

6 months ago, I flew to South Africa for one of those “once in a lifetime experiences”. I was one of the winners of the Big Blog Exchange organised by Hostelling International. It was one big adventure with hippos, elephants, route 62, amazing landscapes, great stories, an ocean, caves, game drives, ziplining, braai and more braai,…

After the BBE …

Now, I am in Paris. 3000 pictures later, with even more memories stored in my head, thinking of all the people I met and all the stories I heard. All this makes from this Big Blog Exchange trip, this experience one giant lovely moment. A moment I would like to continue sharing with you. I…