Category: Reflections

Creating a paradise in Portugal – 4 insights

On this journey we take the roads less travelled to find an answer to the question: How do we want to live our life? Is a life closer to nature and to people something for us? A great reason to stay a little longer at places where people do so. In Portugal we meet Miguel and Shobha who left their Bristol city-life to create a small paradise in a hidden valley, offering beautiful workshop spaces and charming tipi accommodation. How did they make this happen? Read their inspiring story.   Unexpected ways “I always wanted to realize a place...

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Lessons from a remote Mountain Community

On this journey we take the roads less travelled to find an answer to the question: How do we want to live our life? Is a life closer to nature and to people something for us? A great reason to stay a little longer at places where people do so. In Tajikistan we hiked into a remote mountain valley where a few families live in a community, close to nature. It was amazing to see and experience how they have a real self sufficient system together. Read the full story! We are in the far and remote Pamir mountains...

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From City Life to Organic Farm

With the Circumbendibus project we are looking for “the holy grail of living” and we like to share this quest with you. We think that for us two important ingredients are to live closer to each other and more back to basic. On this journey we visit all kinds of people that either choose to live this way or have been living this way all their lives. Before we’ve shared their stories with you by text and photos, this time we will try it with a video! We’ve visited Tyanne and Jean-Mi in Bretagne, France. A couple who moved...

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