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Costa Rica trough back!

Costa Rica trough back!

The Green machine! If you think of Costa Rica you only think green nature, epic animals and volcano's! So that was where this trip is going to be about! Our plane landed 7 o'clock in the evening so we decided to skip San José and book a hostel closer to the first part of the country that we would like to discover. The Hostel send us a cab and at th

Road trip to the Belgium coast!

Road trip to the Belgium coast!

Finally i could cross the boarder again. It felt very good to feel that free again after all those Covid restrictions! I had to cheer a bit at the border crossing! 🥳 For the best reading and experience go to my Truvvl blog! Atlantic wall photo competition! A couple of months ago i came across a photographic competition about the Atlantic wall. Tha

Zeeland beach photography session! part 2

Zeeland beach photography session! part 2

Friday, April 23, 2021 3 min read

If you reed the topic you probably think that looks like the country of New Zealand. You are wright, the Dutch Abel Tasman was the first European to set food on the island of New Zealand in 1642. They named the country after the Ducht province of Zeeland! And that's where i am discoverering the beach for you! Ouddorp beach! A smal town in the provi

Winter in the Netherlands! Hiking on the Veluwe!

Winter in the Netherlands! Hiking on the Veluwe!

OMG people, it's been a while since my last post but what the heck did we have a micro winter here in the Netherlands. The prediction of snow was correct, that's not the strongest point of the Dutch weather authorities, predicting the weather correctly but it has been 2 weeks af snow and ice :D I started out camping in the woods in my VW california

My backyard National park Utrechtse Heuvelrug!

My backyard National park Utrechtse Heuvelrug!

This time a want to take you with me on a hike in my own backyard. If i step out my home, walk 50 meters and i am in the forest. I feel so privileged. And on day i looked out of the window, holding my coffee and saw the sun shining trough the trees. The sunrise wasn't really good that morning so i stayed in bed for that but suddenly there was a lay

Purple power! National park Utrechtse Heuvelrug Hilversum!

Purple power! National park Utrechtse Heuvelrug Hilversum!

Big parts of the national park Utrechtse heuvelrug are heather fields. A big field of heather lay's around the city of Hilversum. Its technically not the province of Utrecht any more but still part of the Utrechtse Heuvelrug.  The city of Hilversum is called Media city because the Dutch brodcasting organisation i located there. Many TV and radio st

Parck Broeckhuyesen a 16th century castle!

Parck Broeckhuyesen a 16th century castle!

Never ever have i been inside this 16th century castle in national park Utrechtse heuvelrug. Because its a very expensive hotel and restaurant now but the park around it is nice :)  National park Utrechtse heuvelrug! The first castle who was build there was from the year 1650 In all those years they reconstructed it and is today like it was in 1810

Weekend traveling through the Netherlands!

Weekend traveling through the Netherlands!

Man i really want to travel this year, i have been thinking of traveling all year.But that stupide germ thing... Oh well, nothing you can do about it. At the end of 2019 i wanted to go to China, do a little hiking and camping across the chinese wall! Visiting the cities of Beijing and Shanghai, visit the rice terraces of Yuanyang and of course Zhan

The Dutch North sea coast!

The Dutch North sea coast!

The Dutch coast is one of the tourist attractions of the Netherlands. Approximately 7 million tourists celebrated their holiday along the coast. It's a billion dollar industry. The most famous place is Scheveningen, near the town of The Hague. In the first picture you can see the Ferris wheel on the pier of Scheveningen. You also can see the harbor

Travel blog Peru Arequipa, Misti volcano through the Andes mountains Salinas height lands!

Travel blog Peru Arequipa, Misti volcano through the Andes mountains Salinas height lands!

Arequipa, the gateway to the highlands of Peru!  From Nazca we drove by bus to Arequipa, that city is located 2325 meters (7600 feet) above sea level and is a perfect city to do a little acclimatizing to get used to the height before you go in the the height lands of the Andes mountains! And time for laundry with the view of Misti volcano! The Mi

Hiking in the Belgium Ardennes part 2 "Les Haute Fagnes" nature reserve

Hiking in the Belgium Ardennes part 2 "Les Haute Fagnes" nature reserve

The last time i was here it was raining for more then 24 hours. Luckily i took a nice walk before the storm came (see part 1). After spending 2 day's in the urbex scene, exploring old hospitals and abandoned steal factory near Luik my friend decided to go home, i decided to stay and go back to the Haute Fagnes and try to find myself a nice hiking t

Walking in the "Les Haute Fagnes" The high Fens!

Walking in the "Les Haute Fagnes" The high Fens!

The High Fens is an unique area in Belgium. This raised moor plateau is located in the eastern part of Belgium and with his highs of 695 meters (2275 feet) is the most highest point of the country. In the winter months this often results in snow! Then its a good place for some cross-country skiing, but the rest of the year its an excellent place to