New Zealand Wharariki Beach Stunning Rock Formations

Only accessible at low tide, this area of Wharariki Beach is best explored by walking from east to west. Then return via the Green Hills trail. Spectacular Wharariki Beach New Zealand     LandscapesPublished on 2016-02-20Revised on 2024-04-10 After several days riding our bikes, we finally reach the end of the Wharariki road. We pitch our tent at […]

ENGLISH(Écureuil roux | Faune du Québec)

ENGLISH(Bonjour mon ami l’écureuil, merci de nous accueillir dans ton royaume !) ENGLISH(Mon ami l’écureuil) Canada     WildlifePublished on 2015-10-04Revised on 2024-03-19

One year in Brazil 9,000 km by bike

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” Mark Twain One year in Brazil | 9,000 km by bike Brazil     ExpeditionsPublished on 2013-05-22Revised […]

Beach Scourge

Do we really need to wait until Earth Day in April to roll up our sleeves and start cleaning up? Even if there are already some 5,000 billion pieces of plastic in our oceans, small everyday actions really do count. Beach Scourge Brazil     LandscapesPublished on 2013-05-08Revised on 2024-04-10 Hard to believe, but this image was taken in […]

Regina Tchelly, Sustainable Chef

Thanks to the creativity of chef Regina Tchelly, women and men can discover unusual tastes. Regina Tchelly, Sustainable Chef Brazil     EncountersPublished on 2013-04-19Revised on 2024-04-10 What do ex-President Dilma Rousseff, actor Harrison Ford and patients at the General Hospital in Nova Iguaçu, Brazil, have in common? They’ve all tasted one or more of the dishes created […]

My dear Rio de Janeiro,

The Sugar Loaf is even higher than the Eiffel Tower. Climbing enthusiasts delight in the monolithic, 396-metre-high boulder. My dear Rio de Janeiro, Brazil     CitiesPublished on 2013-04-17Revised on 2024-04-10 My dear Rio de Janeiro, For many moons now, you’ve been known, recognized and loved all over the world. Crowds thrill to the sound of a few […]

How does technology help Brazil’s indigenous peoples?

After five centuries of colonization, how do Brazil’s indigenous communities preserve their languages (over 150 different ones), traditions and ancestral lands? The digital bow of the Pataxós Brazil     EncountersPublished on 2013-03-15Revised on 2024-05-27 The indigenous population of Brazil is growing year on year (according to the latest statistics, 900,000 inhabitants). However, among the 240 or so […]

Only one in a thousand will survive…

According to current research, it is estimated that one turtle in a thousand will reach adulthood and sexual maturity. Only one in a thousand will survive… Brazil     WildlifePublished on 2013-02-02Revised on 2024-04-10 This is the story of Couro, a little leatherback sea turtle. She’s beautiful with her black carapace and white lines. When fully mature, she […]

An essential guide to exploring the Brazilian coastline

Rated five stars in our beach guide, this haven of peace offers a backdrop of palm trees, translucent waters and even natural pools at low tide. A real paradise to relax in! An essential guide to exploring the Brazilian coastline Brazil     LandscapesPublished on 2013-01-16Revised on 2024-05-27 On the Brazilian coast for months, the most important thing […]

An Unusual Adventure Lençóis Maranhenses National Park

For many, sandy beaches mean vacations. Let’s just say that with our bikes weighing over 65 kg each, this wasn’t always the case… Unusual adventure | Lençóis Maranhenses National Park Brazil     AdventurePublished on 2012-12-05Revised on 2024-04-10 If you’re looking for a unique adventure, you’re in the right place! Dream scenery? An unusual sand kingdom.Itinerary? Barreirinhas – […]