Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Casa Cenote

Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Casa Cenote

Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Casa Cenote April 15, 2019 Casa Cenote is enchanting. I can hardly find words to describe the color of the water when the sun shines through the surrounding mangroves and it’s pure magic when the sunlight colors the water and the bottum in a remarkable shade of greenish-blue. This
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Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Cenote Aktun Ha

Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Cenote Aktun Ha

Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Cenote Aktun Ha April 12, 2019 Cenote Aktun Ha, meaning ‘water cave’ in Mayan, is better known as Cenote Carwash. This cenote was the place where the taxidrivers from Tulum washed their taxis in the 80’s. It was one of the first cenotes opened for diving and snorkling. Cenote
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Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Cenote Calavera

Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Cenote Calavera

Diving the cenotes in Yucatán: Cenote Calavera April 6, 2019 Diving in Cenote Calavera is spectacular! You start your dive with a 5 meter jump from a rock into the crystal clear water of the cenote, that is also called ‘the Temple of Doom’. Cenote Calavera gets its name from the three holes in the
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Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Cenote Angelita

Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Cenote Angelita

Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Cenote Angelita April 5, 2019 Cenote Angelita is a bizarre dive! All cenotes are amazing to dive, but Cenote Angelita is really one of a kind. It was my first dive in Mexico and my first introduction to the famous cenotes. A cenote is a natural pit, or sinkhole,
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Travel inspiration: Red Sea Love

Travel inspiration: Red Sea Love

Travel inspiration: Red Sea Love March 2, 2019 Be careful when you travel to the Red Sea. She will grab hold of every part of you. She will nestle into your veins, your cells and memory. She changes your life and she doesn’t let go as you try to leave. There is something very special
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My favorite places of 2018

My favorite places of 2018

My favorite places of 2018 February 8, 2019 I love to look back on the highlights of the year gone by and to relive the places that stood out for me the most. It was hard to choose my favorite ones from 2018: I visited so many special places. I was so lucky to explore
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12 lessons I learned from traveling, part 2

12 lessons I learned from traveling, part 2

12 lessons I learned from traveling, part 2 January 25, 2019 Just as life, traveling is about asking questions and seeking answers. The only way to know is to explore. Exploring satisfies and at the same time intensifies our natural curiosity, while immersing ourselves to different cultures and new places. Traveling opens your mind and
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2018 one year in travels

2018 one year in travels

2018: one year in travels January 4, 2019 Another year has passed, new travel memories were made. The first four months of 2018 were dedicated to hard work. Next to my demanding job at the castle, I finished my new book ‘Holland land of riviers‘ and I completed my education storytelling. I was also very
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Sealwatching on the German island Helgoland

Sealwatching on the German island Helgoland

Sealwatching on the German island Helgoland December 27, 2018 Helgoland is a small rock island in the Atlantic Ocean. It is located approximately fifty kilometers north of the mainland of Germany. After the last Ice Age, around 4000 BC., the sea level rose and Helgoland was formed. It was already inhabited in the Neolithic era
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Stockholm, Sweden, city on the border of land and water

Stockholm, Sweden, city on the border of land and water

Stockholm, Sweden, city on the border of land and water December 26, 2018 I love cities by the sea. Earlier this year I had a very relaxing time in Venice, Italy. And now it was time to explore ‘Venice of the north’, Stockholm. The Swedish capital is a friendly coastal town. One third of Stockholm
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