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"What matters is not the places you have been, but what you left behind and what you will always carry with you" (Paula Martinelli)

Get inspired by this ADVENTURE and ETHICAL TRAVEL BLOG, featuring HEALTHY LIFE STYLE!

Trying to choose your next destination? Looking for inspiration for your next vacation? Want to know more how to have an authentic experience while you are visiting a new country? Wondering if that dream activity is ethical and how can you be a responsible travel and leave your positive mark on our planet? Or maybe you are looking for some motivation between being super busy, traveling and being healthy.

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Brazil 101 – The ultimate guide of things you should know

By Paula Martinelli | May 7, 2019

Brazil is a diverse and beautiful country waiting for you to explore. Go beyond Rio’s beaches, and Sao Paulo’s metropolitan allure and see everything Brazil has to offer…

Iceland – The Best Ring Road Self-Drive Itinerary (with map)

By Paula Martinelli | May 1, 2019

This is the best self-drive tour of Iceland’s famous Ring Road and Golden Circle. See the country…

Lhasa, Tibet – The Best Itinerary

By Paula Martinelli | Apr 9, 2019

How to experience Lhasa, Tibet and get the most out of your time While visiting Nepal, I was offered an opportunity to spend a few days in Tibet. It was …

Interview with travel expert Nomadic Matt

By Paula Martinelli | Mar 31, 2019

Insights and inspiration from a Travel Expert: Nomadic Matt When I got the opportunity to interview Matt Kepnes, the founder of one of the top travel blogs, Nomadic Matt, I …

The Best 2 Week Itinerary – Vietnam

By Paula Martinelli | Mar 24, 2019

Why THE BEST ITINERARY? I only had 2 weeks vacation in Vietnam and 1 week in Cambodia. There were so many places I wanted to visit, so I had to …

Cambodia – 10 Lessons on Ethical Traveling

By Paula Martinelli | Mar 19, 2019

The smiling faces that welcome tourists display the optimism and contentment of a people grateful for what they have. But Cambodia is much more complex than what we can imagine …

The Best 1 Week Itinerary – Cambodia

By Paula Martinelli | Mar 19, 2019

How to make the most of your visit to the temples of Siem Reap Just like many people, I took advantage of the geographical proximity of Vietnam and Cambodia and …

3 Days in Ho Chi Minh City

By Paula Martinelli | Mar 18, 2019

Ho Chi Minh City, also knowing as Saigon is the largest city in Vietnam, but 3 days is enough time to explore the city and take a day side trip …

13 Reasons why couples should travel together

By Paula Martinelli | Feb 13, 2019

13 years together, 13 reasons why traveling as a couple is the best way to fire up the relationship If I can give one piece of advice to anyone who …

Nepal 101- The ultimate culture guide

By Paula Martinelli | Jan 21, 2019

My best description of Nepal is a place that offers an explosion of contrasts between the chaos in the cities and the peaceful mountains. This combination can make Nepal tricky and complex…

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