Hold it right there, young lady!

Do you remember that feeling when you snuck out of the house to do something adventurous and you try to sneak back in super quietly but your mom catches you and says: ¨Hold it right there, young lady! Explain yourself?!¨ Nope, me neither.. But that is how I think I’m feeling right now. Except it’s […]

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Ciudad Perdida – A tale of sweat and glory (Chapter 4)

This modern fairytale tells you the story of 2 Belgian wannabe explorers on their first quest for a lost city. Will they find it? Will they make it?
Chapter 4: The last Crusade – “On the very end of their adventure, Christiana Jones decided to make a statement against modern society and show his sympathy for the traditional lives of the remaining indigenous people..”

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Ciudad Perdida – A tale of sweat and glory (Chapter 3)

This modern fairytale tells you the story of 2 Belgian wannabe explorers on their first quest for a lost city. Will they find it? Will they make it?
Chapter 3: Kingdom of the Crystal Scam – “..Then their guide finally told them the truth..”

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Ciudad Perdida – A tale of sweat and glory (Chapter 2)

This modern fairytale tells you the story of 2 Belgian wannabe explorers on their first quest for a lost city. Will they find it? Will they make it?
Chapter 2: The Donkeys of Doom – “..So they both put on their wet clothes again, knowing that after 10 minutes of hiking, you wouldn’t be able to see or smell the difference with a dry shirt anyway..”

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Ciudad Perdida – A tale of sweat and glory (Chapter 1)

This modern fairytale tells you the story of 2 Belgian wannabe explorers on their first quest for a lost city. Will they find it? Will they make it?
Chapter 1: Raiders of the Lost City – “..The sweat was dripping of their faces like waterfalls down the mountains..”

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To be or not to be.. a volunteer english teacher?

As you may know, the purpose of this blog is discovering. This means I am trying a lot of new things to figure out the life I want to live, living in Cartagena, Colombia. Now that I’m here, I feel obliged to myself and to you guys to get the most out of this adventure. For me this means […]

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Getting back on track

You’re not feeling like yourself? Not exercising as much as you’d like? Not doing the things you want to do? Feeling stuck in a feeling you cannot really describe other than “Bleh”? Well.. I am, and this is what I am going to do about it (or at least try, let’s stay honest)!

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Like melting ice cubes

You really want to get things done, but you feel like a melting ice cube and with every step you take, another body part evaporates, making it impossible to do anything.. Recognizable?

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The art of Waiting

It wouldn’t be a long story if it wasn’t about waiting. But if you want to have an idea of how crazy Colombia can get, you should definitely read this one!

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Peculiar Pelican

I felt the wind blowing through my hair while the last sun rays of the day laid an orange colour upon the city. My hand was cold and wet, holding an Aguila (the local beer), as I was enjoying another beautiful sunset. A friend pointed our attention towards a Pelican flying over. With his wings widely spread, he was softly sailing on the breeze, crossing the see, over the city. And while the pelican flies by, he says..

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