How to Find a Sailboat Ride? | Boat-hitchhiking Tips

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You want to travel simple, sustainable and the adventurous way so you've decided to catch a sailboat ride! Awesome plan. Your life will never be the same ;) Sailing is not only for the rich and famous. Sailing can be done on a budget and without…

Local Things To do in Bodrum | Turkey

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Local Things To Do In Bodrum, Turkey I’m sitting underneath an umbrella on a terrace in Bodrum, having a Turkish coffee.This will keep going on for some hours if not days. It’s tasty and strong. Next to me, there’s a mandarin tree.…
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A typical day of hitch-sailing: fun + making a difference

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HitchSailing: spontaneous crewing on a strangers’ sailboat. Whether you have sailing experience or not, whether you contribute money or not, whether you found the boat in advance online or locally in the harbour. Some call it boathitchiking,…

Travelling? 70 eco travel tips for a better planet

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Are you amongst the fortunate few to be able to travel? Lucky you! Now let’s make the most out of it! Not just for yourself but for the places and people that you’re visiting. Our travels can bring huge benefits to local communities.…
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Adventure & Kitesurf Travel Guide of Tarifa | Spain

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Thinking Tarifa for an active holiday or long term stay? Great minds think alike! After three years of intense exploration of the outdoor playground of Europe, I surely have some useful tips for you. You can use this little Tarifa travel guide…

What is slow travel? And how you could! Part 2

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How to slow travel if you have only 20 days off per year? It’s not necessarily about the travel time you have. It's about the meaning you attach to the time you do have. That is slow travel. In my previous post I wrote about what slow…

The Apu Ausangate trekking in the Peruvean Andes | What's it like?

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The Apu Ausangate trekking in the Peruvean Andes | What's it like? And how to do the Apu Ausangate trekking yourself? 14 meter altitude I’m sitting in a coffee bar in Miraflores, Lima. I’m figuring out what adventurous things I should do…
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The Difference YOU make by spending local: 7 reasons

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'Buenos Dias Guapa!', Señor Pepe says while watching the TV from his home-trainer. He's wearing a T-shirt that says 'Aqui todo es muy bueno', meaning 'Here’s everything very good.' Pepe moves from his home-trainer to the counter where his…

Malo e lelei: a Special welcome in Tonga Paradise

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Tonga, a dot in the Pacific Ocean A remote paradise destination, far away from civilization surrounded by endless blue seas. People are wearing woven mats as skirts and directions are based upon "the next coconut tree".  This is the kingdom…