GUYANA AND THE BATTLE OF LETHEM

We woke up when it was still dark outside. After a quick coffee and a cold shower we were ready to leave Nickerie, the last Surinamese town before the border to Guyana. There was still quite a distance to cycle, as the ferry dock was 40 kilometres away and the boat was leaving only once […]

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EASY TO FOLLOW TIPS FOR WOMEN TO STAY ACTIVE WHILE TRAVELING

Going on vacation, whether for a short or long time, doesn’t mean you have to give up working out. There are many ways to squeeze exercise into your trip, so don’t be discouraged. The Tandem Ramble even wrote packing tips for ladies who like riding a bike, as it’s an increasingly popular means to roam […]

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TRAVELING COUPLE- KILL OR THRILL?

Everyone thinks at one time of his or her life how it would be like to hit the road and be like Bonny and Clyde. Is it really worth-it to leave everything behind? How does it feel to share every moment,living through all good and bad times together? Do you personally think that this is […]

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OUR TRANQUILLE JOURNEY THROUGH RORAIMA IN BRAZIL

Even though we planned only to pass by Brazil in no time, our plans, like many times before, had to be verified. Without major problems and inconveniences we passed the border from Guyana to Brazil and reached the second biggest city in Roraima- most northern state of Brazil- Boa Vista. The name means ‘good view’ […]

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ACCOMMODATION TIPS: BERGENDAL

Bergendal is a paradise resort some 80 km South from Paramaribo. Located at the bank of Suriname river and far from the noises of traffic, it is the most luxurious place we have stayed in Suriname. Guests visiting the resort are accommodated in wooden lodges. Some of them are overlooking the water and others, erected […]

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SECTION FOR ACTION: CULINARY TOUR

If like us, you find new food one of the reasons for travelling, you will surely enjoy the Paramaribo Culinary Tour. Suriname, as a home of five different ethnicities has a vast variety of food to offer. During the tour you can taste the Javanese, Creole and Maroon cuisine in three great restaurants and finish […]

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SURINAME- REVEALING THE UNKNOWN

It’s quite amusing how strangers warn us every time we are about to enter a neighboring country. This happens nearly everywhere you go. Back in Europe people in Montenegro told us we are going to be robbed in Albania. Once there the locals were certain that Macedonia is a really rough place to be. We […]

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10 TOP THINGS TO DO IN PARAMARIBO

We’ve spent a lot of time in Paramaribo enjoying all the city’s attractions. The astonishment after arriving in Suriname was huge and we wanted to learn as much as possible about this, so unpopular country. Exploring the capital was both fun and enriching as the cultural diversity and the ethnical medley make Suriname an endless […]

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ACCOMMODATION TIPS: HOTEL DE PLANTAGE

There are no words nor photos that can express the beauty of this place. Hotel de Plantage is a calm oasis hidden in the forest right beside the vibrant and bustling city of Paramaribo. The Hotel owes half of its charm to Peiter- the owner and the heart and soul of the property. In love […]

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FOOD RECIPES: MANSAF

We love Mansaf! After many months of travelling and living in the Middle East we take every opportunity to teleport ourselves to this land of rich flavours, beautiful scents, hot desert winds and incredible art. There is no better way to do so than by eating some delicious food! Mansaf, as one of Jordan’s must-eats, […]

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