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Hong Kong, surprisingly green

by Mike

30 March 2017 • Do you think skyscrapers, and skyscrapers only, when one says "Hong Kong"? So did I. However, much to my surprise I saw an almost poetic entente between the dazzling concrete towers and a wide array of beautiful trees and city gardens.

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How one picture changed my life

by Mike

28 February 2017 • This one single picture was taken on a rainy day in spring 1991. "It was probably the most decisive picture in my career."

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Starting the Year in the Mountains

by Véronique and Mike

4 February 2017 • Sometimes I do have good ideas. I suggested escaping Belgium after the Xmas days to Switzerland. The plan was to visit Zürich, a city I wanted to discover further, celebrate the new year with friends in Winterthur and then finally stay for 2 nights in the mountains at Hotel Plein Ciel in Champéry. Mike agreed in a second. 

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How difficult is the hike to the Pulpit Rock?

by Mike

29 January 2017 • Probably one of the best cruise excursions to do in Norway is the hike to the iconic Preikestolen or Pulpit Rock, at least when your ship pays a visit to Stavanger.

The big question: how difficult is it?

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Hip and happy in Zürich

by Véronique and Mike

17 January 2017Grüezi mitenand! 

Tell us, what are you thinking about when we say "Zurich"? Either you might say "business" or just "one of the large cities in Switzerland". Surprise, surprise: it is a vibrant city for hipsters and hippies, trendsetters and creatives, for lovers of design and vintage, and ok we agree, for people with a little money too.

We decided to spend the last days of 2016 in Switzerland, starting with a two-night break in Zurich. Normally that's the kind of things one writes at the end, as a conclusion. But here it is: Zurich, we love you, and we will be back!

Let's have a look at things we really loved.

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