Tales of the Hobbit Land (1)

To prepare for my trip to New Zealand I watched the movie The Hobbit. Honestly, I didn’t see much of the landscapes watching it. I was mostly interested in the story and how the movie was translated to film. I should have focused on the landscapes, because in those surroundings I would have found myself…

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The time I got wings

On my goodbye-party for departing to Australia a friend told me that I am a girl that follows her heart and that he admired that. At first I didn’t understand what he meant. Now I do understand and I have for a while now. From my Australia travel journal, today 6 years ago Some things…

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Island favorite: Kangaroo Island

When I was little all I ever wanted was a kangaroo as a pet. Strange, I know, but I always thought it would be awesome to have a pet that could hop around, and take me with it of course. So when I visited Australia I knew I would see a lot of kangaroos, unfortunately…

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Wendy’s Travel Activities Shortlist

There is much to see during travels. But many more things to do. I always want to enjoy everything to the fullest. View my bucket shortlist on travel activities below. See the Northern lights (from an igloo with a glass rooftop?) Go on a hot air balloon (for a pick nick in the clouds?) Ride…

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Fairytales all around: Efteling

It was time for some fun, I decided. So last Monday I went to a theme park: Efteling near Tilburg. Not just to seek adrenaline in rollercoaster named The Flying Dutchman (which sadly we couldn’t ride more than once that day because it had broken down just after the park opened it’s doors), Joris and…

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