Gretting Greener: My new Ally to stop using Shampoo

(voyez plus bas pour la version française - vean al pie de página para la versión en español) I met Marlis early August, when I hosted her at home in southern France. Another Couchsurfing magic match. She's a 23 year-old German awesome lady living in Sweden, bold, intelligent, well-traveled and willing to do more to [...]

El Camino – Day 7

Zubiri - Pamplona 20 kms (total: 137 kms) 5 hours and 10 minutes  (+ 2h34 lunch and photo breaks). 19 - 34°C, sunny all day. Favorites: lunch in the shade by the river in Trinidad de Arre (picture above); chit-chatting with Sophie on the way; feeling fit; meeting another wonderful Couchsurfing host upon arriving in [...]

Round-up Best Moments of the Summer

About to embark on my last journey of the summer, I first wanted to share some of the beauties I ran along with during those last 2 months.  It is just a glimpse, as I'll be writing about them later, but I hope you enjoy these enough to make you think about going here and [...]

Training for Mt Blanc – Day 1

(scroll down for the english version - vean al pie de página para la versión en español) Chamonix-Mont-Blanc.  Première étape de mon été d'aventures.  Ici, notre envie, notre mission, notre but, c'était de pouvoir grimper au sommet du Mont Blanc, le plus haut d'Europe. Accueillies et accompagnées par Ryan, notre hôte Couchsurfing, grand randonneur lui-même [...]

Special Photo Series to Celebrate a 5-year Anniversary

(scroll down for the english version - voyez plus bas pour la version française) Hace casi 5 años, ese hombre increíble me hospedó en Mérida, México, gracias a la página de Couchsurfing.  Con él y sus amigos, descubrí un poco de las joyas de la Península de Yucatán y seguí mi viaje pensando en lo [...]