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Visit Skaulo, Norrbottens län, in the Wild Swedish Lapland

Huskies ready to go dog-sledding!

After our 10 days road trip on the Baltic Sea, we wanted to stay remote from any big cities and do some more activities in the nature. That’s how we ended up staying in Skaulo, in Norrbottens län, in the middle of Swedish Lapland. The area was indeed very beautiful but the real highlight of our time there was our stay at the Tiny Lakeside Home we found…

Our favourite drone photos around the world from 2020

View over Sweden in winter by drone

2020 has been a very weird year, many of our big plans got cancelled, and Alexandra has even missed a much awaited wedding of one of her best friend in India… however, we were lucky enough to still be able to travel a little. Mostly in France, during Summer, a quick stop in Italy, and finally, we ending up this very surprising year with two months in Sweden……

Find the perfect gift for travel and tech addicts

Umeå, November 2020

Are not you tired of gifting – or receiving – the same Bath and Body works gift box set every Christmas? This year, find here the perfect gift guide for any travellers or travel and tech addicts. These selection has been tested and definitely approved by us! Premium gifts The newest iPhone To gift only the best… at a very high price. However, the video and photo quality…

Visit Sweden: Tiveden National Park, Västra Götaland County

Tivedens National Park lake

After a lovely first week in Sweden, dedicated to visiting and working in the capital Stockholm – we finally exited the city and headed out to Swedish countryside. As the autumn was coming to an end, we decided it was the perfect time to hike and enjoy the gorgeous forest colours. This led us to our second stop: Tiveden National Park. Tiveden National Park Tiveden National Park is…

How to choose the perfect Airbnb when working remotely ?

We have started to be digital nomads when our company merged with another one, where the product team was 100% remote. This had given us the possibility to do what we love the most: travel for weeks, or months, and discover new places on weekends. Of course, you do not need to be 100% remote to be a digital nomad – working and travelling remotely from a week…

Guide for the perfect stay in the gorgeous Stockholm

The view from Djurgården Bridge

When should I visit Stockholm We were in Stockholm at the end of October to 2020, as part of our long 7 weeks trip to Sweden, and even if days are not very long (sun is going down around 4pm), we had a great stay and were able to enjoy the city almost at its best. The major issues we got were with the Coronavirus restrictions we will…

The best safari trip in Kenya

zebras in the savannah

Alexandra has been to Kenya in 2012 and until now it has been her absolute favorite trip. We have been planning to go back to Africa, probably in Tanzania or Namibia as soon as it will be possible to travel as it is a continent we really want to discover. This post will focus mostly on photographies of wild animals and sceneries in National Parks but we know…

Emily in Paris – Reality of French Clichés in the fabulous Netflix show

Vineyard on Montmartre Hill

The French clichés in Emily in Paris Two weeks ago, Emily in Paris, the much awaited Netflix TV show, directed by Darren Star, has been released. You cannot have miss it, it’s being discussed everywhere. And Alexandra has binge watched it with her friends. At first, they were not really convinced, but let’s face it: it’s a very sweet and funny show, exactly what we need in this…

Where to eat in Montmartre: best restaurants in the 18th – Paris

While the government had to restrict activities to prevent the coronavirus situation, it still possible to go to Restaurants in Paris, at least until 10pm (starting from Monday 28th September, for two weeks). More than ever, it is very important to support local businesses and restaurants, and this is why we have selected our favorite addresses in Montmartre. Delicious tartares at Alix et Mika, rue Lamarck When the…