The little things that remind you that kindness still exists, the little gestures that remind you of your traveling days… do you notice them?
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Outback skies, never-ending source of amazement.
How to enjoy a wonderful trek in the Himalayas with heaps of locals – part 2.
How to enjoy a vey affordable trek in the Himalayas.
Twelve years is a long time.
An alphabetical list of travel tips to help you hit the Road faster.
After a night in the woods, how I spent a truly unforgettable day high up on the Great Wall of China. With real chunks of adventure inside!
My experience on slightly less traveled roads.
When things don’t exactly work out as planned.
I’ve got stories for you, dear friends! I’ve got stories and I don’t know where to start. Now that I have been living in the same place for many months already, the whole idea of chronology doesn’t matter anymore. These adventures and stories are just part of me now, which …
An Indian train is not any train (text and photos).
Queues, local sandwiches, autorickshaw… well, another slice of India.
Confusion of a transition. Everything is so new, nothing looks like it did in India. Where I am? Oh right, in Shanghai.
Hard for me to express all the gratitude I feel towards the incredible number of people who helped me out in one way or the other during the past 16 months… but I’ll try!
By the time I left China, I had lost about 10 kilos. Here is how
One of those odd travelling experiences where nothing feels quite right.
Four months in India, a handful of languages and scripts and bus trips and nights in trains and good friends and and and… and a fantastic hand-made map
How I got to Kerala on a day India was closed and how the police drove me to Amma’s ashram.
“HAHA!” Gandhi laughed me from a 20-rupees note.
I am going back to Europe in two weeks. I feel strange but I’m happy too and here is why!
Yes, you can fall in love with a language (or do you fall in love with the people who speak it first?)
Four months and a half on the subcontinent, I guess I can say… I’ve been in India!
Bon ben voila, je crois qu’on peut dire que j’ai été en Inde!
(En Francais juste en dessous) We were in Agra. Béré was resting in the guesthouse’s room and I had gone for a walk on my own. I decided to treat myself with a last chai for the day and gulab jamun. As I was eating the overly sweet brown delicacies …
Straight from India to China. How does it feel? I’ll show you!
Passer de l’Inde à la Chine, ca fait quel effet?
I know, I know, you want to hear more about India… well, you’ll have to wait for me to be in China for that, I can only write in the next country, that’s just how I work. In the meantime, I am very happy to present you with the rest …
I’ve been sleeping around a bit lately
J’ai dormi ici, et puis là, et puis …
How I learned Persian and why I fell in love with it (part I)
Where I ask you to be patient. Voulez-vous bien m’attendre un peu chers lecteurs?
Fighting other people prejudice and getting to a new place in a neutral state of mind… not really a piece of cake!
Ne pas se laisser influencer par les autres, ne pas avoir de préjugés… pas une mince affaire!
Bright smiles and cheeky eyes, the lively Hampi kids tried their music abilities out!
A Russian village in the middle of Armenia, a cold night out and some vodka… More adventures on the Silky Way!
Toute patience mérite récompense, ne trouvez-vous point?
A few short stories set in Tabriz and Tehran that made for my experience of Iran.
And… French speakers rejoice again over new adventures. I am working on the English ones, I promise!
Our epic last journey through Armenia, trying to get into Iran and how the Lada wouldn’t come with us.
Ou comment je me suis arrachée à l’Arménie pour joyeusement atterrir en Iran.