The decision to visit Guinea Bissau was very spontaneous. We knew almost nothing about this country. Aware of the difficulties we may face concerning the language barrier we expected some hard times. Unlike us, a vast majority of Bissau’s citizens speak Creole. Most of them claim to know Portuguese as well. The truth is, their … More Exploring the unknown- our journey through the Republic of Guinea-Bissau
Gambia was, like we hoped, a change we longed for after leaving Senegal. We have reached the border pretty quick. Unlike the two guys who gave us a ride, we were quite lucky as they were robbed the previous night. Their car, packed with clothes and toys brought all the way from Milano, was empty … More Welcome to the Gambia- the smiley coast of Africa!
In Senegal everything is colourful and vivid. Loud music reaches you from every side. People are laughing out loud. Life is a truly chaotic. You have a constant premonition of a fight or at least an argument going to break out at any moment. Maybe that is because of the heat or maybe because of … More From the desert to the jungle-our ramble through Senegal
We crossed the land border to Mauritania just before sunset. It didn’t differ much from the Moroccan Sahara- there was still nothing but sand dunes around us. We were quite lucky to catch a ride only after few minutes of waiting. The two young guys who helped us were very religious and sympathetic men, unable … More Africa, part II: Mauritania
It would have been a great surprise if everything had gone smoothly during this trip. We were obviously aware of some difficulties and troubles we would have to face. But who could have expected that it would get exciting actually even before we stepped on Moroccan soil? We arrived at the Frankfurt airport tranquil, a … More Africa, part I: Morocco
It has been almost 5 months since we moved together to Spain. It’s not that we didn’t like it there, on the contrary. We loved our slow lives, the warm climate, the sea and the comfort of falling asleep in our own bed every night. We just felt that the time had come to hit … More From Spain to Belarus
Hello, Everyone! We are Marta and Ben, a Polish-German couple currently traveling the world. We’ve met last year, both with specified and fixed plans, following two different paths. And even though it seemed impossible, we decided to be together against all (so many!) odds. Since then we travel together, share big and small dreams, live great … More Introduction