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La Réunion

La Réunion: A touch of France in the Indian Ocean

La Réunion: A touch of France in the Indian Ocean

There is an English saying, “you can’t see the forest of the trees”. It means, you’re so caught up in the details that you can’t see the big picture. With La Réunion, it’s actually the opposite. The landscapes are so lush and green that you […]

Packing for Madagascar, La Réunion and France

Packing for Madagascar, La Réunion and France

Packing for a trip with different climates and vibes has been a challenge. It’s been a while, too, since I’ve done any sort of backpacking or adventure travel so I have almost forgotten what it’s like to pack for it. Madagascar and La Réunion will […]

Continued…Planning La Réunion…

Continued…Planning La Réunion…

As mentioned in my previous post, La Réunion has proven to be a very difficult destination to plan, especially as a native English speaker and non-driver. I have finally solidified my plans. I’d prefer to have more flexibility, but with limited information and infrastructure, settling on […]

Planning La Réunion…to be continued

Planning La Réunion…to be continued

Sometime, somehow, I stumbled upon a picture of La Réunion and I decided that I needed to go there. The landscape seemed surreal, jurassic, and lush. This was years ago and my dream is finally coming to fruition since I will be going there in […]

Planning my next trip…to the Indian ocean!

Planning my next trip…to the Indian ocean!

Back in 2013, I wrote a list of my dream destinations. I’ve been fortunate to tackle a couple of items on the list, Copenhagen and Sweden in 2014, and in about a month, I’ll be visiting a few of the more remote places. As I mentioned in […]