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Bella Italia

Bella Italia

Beautiful autumn road trip through the northern part of Italy, starting in Varenna, then via Bergamo and Verona to Venice.
Each of the four cities have its own beauty and history, amazing food and history.

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Surfing Bali & Lombok, Indonesia

Surfing Bali & Lombok, Indonesia

Kuta, South Lombok We stayed in the surfer lodge Drop In near Kuta. It turned out to be a great choice, the lodge has nice and clean bungalows, good breakfast and a beautiful tropical garden with lots of spots to hang out and chill after surfing. It is a 15 minute...

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Kitesurfing Waves in Indonesia

Kitesurfing Waves in Indonesia

Lakey, Sumbawa, Indonesia the remote Indonesian island turned out to be a total winner. The spot is famous for surfing, while the wind is blowing almost perfectly side-shore, making it great for kitesurfing too. The two hour drive vom Bima airport to Lakey leads...

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Surfing in Baleal near Peniche, Portugal

Surfing in Baleal near Peniche, Portugal

One week surfing and chilling in Baleal, near Peniche in Portugal. We stayed at the Silver Coast Beach Residence, which is close to the main spot. The hotel offers really nice rooms and a great breakfast. For a nice beer, the best places are the bars on the beach...

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Cycling on Mallorca (Spain)

Cycling on Mallorca (Spain)

One week great road cycling on the island of Mallorca (Spain). Mid April is perfect, nice mild Spring weather. However, it can be cold as well. We had a few chilly mornings with temperatures around 10 degrees.We stayed at the Hotel Viva Blue & Spa. The town of...

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Rome, the eternal City

Rome, the eternal City

Rome - birthplace of the western civilisation. Once you have visited the 'eternal city', you will be overwhelmed with its history, the archeological witnesses and the endless number of ancient buildings. You can almost feel the former power of the Roman Empire and you...

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Makawao Forest

Makawao Forest

Maui's upcountry green Forests Beautiful upcountry hike in the green forest of Makawao. The 10k / 3 hour hike takes you through trees and green tropical plants. Recommendable in dry conditions....

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Short trip to India

Short trip to India

A short visit in Pune by flying to Mumbai and taxi to Pune and back on the next day! The trip was definitely short, but it left a big impression. The shier size of the city of Mumbai, the incredible intense traffic and its millions of people.

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Skiing Lech

Skiing Lech

Awesome week skiing in Lech (Austria). Great weather and tons of snow. Extreme cold though - luckily, heated chair lifts.

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Kipwe Lodge

Kipwe Lodge

Two days at Kipwe Lodge. A luxury place in the desert. Our stop between the Atlantik coast and Etosha National Park.

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Rhino Ugab River Camp

Rhino Ugab River Camp

After the Atlantic cost, we drove inland into the Namibian desert again and camped at Rhino Ugab River camp. Amazing remote place between rocks in the middle of nowhere.

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Seal Colony at Cape Cross

Seal Colony at Cape Cross

On the way from Swakopmund to Rhino Ugab River we passed Cape Cross, a seal colony. Aparently around 50 thousand seals living on that small piece of land along the cost. You can imagine the smell and noise…

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Swakopmund

Swakopmund

What a change between the sand dunes and Swakopmund, the access point to the Atlantic. Cold breezes and fog on most days. We made a catamaran cruise to a seal colony and watched the oyster farms.

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Namibia Desert Sossusvlei

Namibia Desert Sossusvlei

Sossusvlei – our first highlight during out Namibia Trip. We camped at Sesriem, the last camp site before the desert and got up before sunrise to watch the awesome colors between the dunes when the sun rises.

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Namibia 2010

Namibia 2010

On May 8, 2010, we started our Trip to Namibia. Tanja picked us up at the airport in Windhoek and Beat arrived one day later on Monday morning. Tanja and Beat had arranged the entire trip, starting from route planning to reservations for lodging and eating.  

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