Small is sometimes better…

As we travel and explore the world it is rather seldom, that we venture into, and get to see and feel the life in the small towns. Big cities and the tourist destinations we do go to,  they are easy to find, everybody is talking about them and of course, normally a city is just…

Hiking in Hotton

Our hiking season of this year has been opened. We explored yet another region of Belgium, being the beautiful Hotton!

A Surprise in Copenhagen

My birthday was approaching and Waffle was teasing me with hints about something he had been organizing vigorously.  I was carefully guessing, that we might maybe travel somewhere, or then it might be just a bit fancier dinner. This was the payback from his birthday present, that I had teased him about for months, half a…

Up , down and sideways in Sardinia, the latter events

We didn’t quite stay parked at the sofa in our apartment. The Sunday came, and we needed to be up and running, since we still had some hiking to do. For the last walk of the holiday, we decided to go to the coast. After all, Sardinia is an island, and the coast usually is…

Up, down and sideways in Sardinia -The starter

When you are looking for a weekend getaway destinations in the early weeks of December, Sardinia probably is not the highest option on your list? For us, it was. On a Friday morning, we hopped on board a plane and found ourselves in Alghero, pampered by the gentle sea breeze of the Mediterranean. We quickly…

Belgian traffic – The survival guide

Bwah. I am a Finn, meaning that I come from a country, where there are a total of three ring ways. One of which is only pretending. All of them are circling the capital area. In addition to these we have a few stretches of highways. But that is it. Not too bad to navigate. The…

Rainy days have a purpose too!

Autumn has come. The rain says so. When the rain falls, washing away the colors of the landscapes, dampening the ground, making all outdoor activities feeling like the worst idea you have had since you were born, many people take their blankets and sofas and hot drinks. In our family it is a bit different. For…