25 THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT VENEZUELA

1. Arepa is the fuel of the whole country. This flatbread prepared with corn flour accompanies almost every meal and every Venezuelan consumes hundreds of them during a year.     2. Hyperinflation is killing the economy. It is very hard to find cash and you might have to carry huge amounts of bills with […]

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HODOPHOBIA- THE FEAR OF TRAVELING AND HOW TO COPE IN 8 STEPS!

Everyone who ever traveled knows the feeling of this certain amount of anxiety while heading to an unknown place. Even if you have traveled a lot, it is very difficult to get ride of all this blabla of your friends and the media in your head. The media are looking for negative headlines and most […]

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TIPS FOR SAVING MONEY IN CITIES

Most of the travel we discuss on this site takes us through natural areas and on broader tours of countries around the world. This is generally the best way to experience nature and to really get a feel for what a whole country has to offer. Passing through cities is often part of the experience […]

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BEN’S INTERVIEW WITH TRINIDADIAN REGGAE STAR QUEEN OMEGA

Ben has met Jeneile Osborne (born in 1981), better known as Queen Omega and wants to tell you all about the meeting with the Trinidadian reggae singer.   Here a short biography about her: Queen Omega hails from San Fernando in Trinidad. Encouraged by her mother (to whom she pays moving tribute on “Mama”), she […]

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THE INTERVIEW FOR THE TRINIDAD EXPRESS NEWSPAPER

Check out Ben’s interview for Trinidadian newspaper and read about his adventures in this beautiful island. This time completely solo- without Marta and the tandem, Ben explores the new country and speaks about his impressions. Enjoy!

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THE INTERVIEW FOR ‘EM TEMPO’, BOA VISTA, BRAZIL 2018

Read about our adventures and impressions of Brazil and its people in the short interview for Em Tempo. We had a pleasure to meet them in the lovely city of Boa Vista and talk about traveling in South America, life on the road and much more!

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TRINIDAD-THE PARTY ISLAND OF THE HOLY TRINITY

Our journey to Trinidad has been cancelled twice and that was the reason we were somewhat already on our way to Colombia. Even though we went all the way to the North of Venezuela we then headed west and finally reached Carcas. Out of the blue we got a text from the tour operator we […]

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ACCOMMODATION TIPS: ATTA LODGE AND THE CANOPY WALKWAY, GUYANA

  Atta lodge canopy walkway is likely the most popular lodge in the country. That is because of the canopy walk which attracts all the tourists and bird watchers. Canopy walkway is a route containing of narrow bridges hanging between the tallest trees in the jungle. From there you can not only admire wonderful landscape […]

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FOOD RECIPES: OMA’S DAMPFNUDELN

  Nothing tastes better than homemade food straight from Grandmother’s kitchen. It gets even more amazing when your Granny happens to be the best cook in entire Germany. With this recipe we would like to celebrate the memory of our Oma Wendelgard who fed us till we couldn’t move with her incredible meals and cakes. […]

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