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What to do in Marseille, South of France

After our two weeks in Italy, we headed to Marseille, where we spent a long weekend with some friends. We rented a big house with a pool on Airbnb, which was a great idea, as it was already very hot in early July. Here is the list of what to do in Marseille, if you want to enjoy your summer stay in South in France. Head to the…

A week-end in Polignano a Mare, in Puglia, South of Italy

Starting our 2 weeks trip in Italy, our first stop was the lovely village of Polignano a Mare, known as Pearl of the Adriatic, in Puglia, South of Italy. We would stay there 4 days, and most of them will be working days, and wanted a nice place, where we could go out at night to have some nice dinner, and see a great sunset. We had chosen…

Our favourite hiking trails in France with AllTrails

Estom lake, a hike from Cauterets

About 2 years ago, we have discovered the app AllTrails, which has helped us to always find the best hikes nearby. As we have been moving around France a lot last summer, we wanted to share our favourite hiking trails in France. Pointe du Grouin and Pointe du Chatry near Cancale, in Brittany Our first time in Brittany was 2 years ago, during the heatwave in France, when…

The perfect romantic getaway weekend at Château du Palanquey & Spa – Saint-Émilion

Overview of the Château Palanquey

Only a few kilometers away from Saint-Émilion, in the small village of Sainte Colombe, we have discovered a true gem which ended up being the perfect romantic getaway week-end: the Château du Palanquey & Spa ! A true sense of hospitality Let’s be honest: Alexandra’s degree from Les Roches Hospitality management school, and travelling around in some of the best places tend to give us some quite high…

Visit Swedish Lapland: Abisko, the village of the North and its beautiful mountains

Located 250 kilometers North of the arctic circle, Abisko is the village the further North in Sweden. There, you will have the chance to visit the village, but most importantly the Abisko National Park and its beautiful trails in the mountains, and around its canyon. Where to stay in Abisko ? Because we decided to stay longer in Abisko, we had the opportunity to try two different accommodations…

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…