Why love Belgium?

I have never written to a country before and the last time I wrote to a city it wasn’t the nicest letter ever, remember Cadiz? But you don’t have to worry, Belgium, this one will be a lot more positive.   My dear tiny green dot in this huge world, It was about a...

Bye bye Antwerp, hello Madrid

We made it back to Madrid, where the heat immediately overwhelmed us. It feels good to be back in the relaxed Spanish atmosphere, where we will spend only two and a half more days until we fly to Mexico. We asked ourselves what we should do with Lewis’s carrier. We...

This is who I am

Tim and I were reading the book ‘Freedom from the known by Krishnamurti’ last night. These spiritual books always provoke me to find out who I really am and what my freedom is. This particular book says that we constantly compare ourselves with others....

University of the World

I’m lying in the tent without Tim, but with Lewis’ faithful company. My mind keeps wandering back to these last four years of traveling. So much has happened that it is hard to grasp; some very quiet times, but also times where there were never enough hours in one...

Steripen Freedom Review

These last couple of days have been a bit of a blur, not because we went to party too much, but due to illness. To cut a long story short, we drank water from the wrong river. A friendly farmer in Granada told us there was a small drinkable stream of water underneath...