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…

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,…

This is the end

Or not … It can also be a new beginning as in: “Liesbet à Paris after her trip to South Africa”. I enjoyed my time on Didi’s blog where I wrote the two weeks of the Big Blog Exchange about my adventures and experiences in South Africa. I adored everything I did: from the citytripping…

16.06, Part II: Robben Island

Today was a cultural day with a lot of historical elements: Apartheid and Nelson Mandela. Two elements (among others) who’ll stay forever in Africans’ memory. In the afternoon, Camissa had arranged a Robben Island Tour. The ferry left at Waterfront, a trendy area at the port. So we left for Robben Island. We arrived and…

15.06 Winetasting in South Africa

Setting: sitting on my room with a magnificent view on Table Mountain, using some “spare time” to post some blogs. I just came back from the bar to get something to eat (pizza or burger or a specialty of the house or something else, there is so much choice! I chose a tropical pizza). Working…