Couchsurfing – All about and how to improve your profile

“A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles.” – Tim Cahill Are you familiar with this symbol? Link HERE Yes? No? Does it symbolize free accommodation, meeting a bunch of cool people and saving some good money? Yes, it does and so much more! This symbol means “Couchsurfing”. Could it be that right … More Couchsurfing – All about and how to improve your profile

People of Finland (1) – Tolkien, Russia and Kalevala

“Finland is not the home of barbarians, as some folk imagine, neither do polar bears walk continually about the streets…” (Mrs Alec Tweedie – Through Finland in Carts: 1897) One of the wonders of Finland are the people. At least for me, I got with the help of my finnish friends a deeper look into the … More People of Finland (1) – Tolkien, Russia and Kalevala

Sleeping on a Volcano in Japan – Mount Aso

The Video HERE Volcanoes can be mentioned together with Japan in one sentence. Considering that 71% of Japan land side consists of mountains, the number of “only” 109 volcanoes seems pretty small. Mount Fuji (or Fuji-San as the Japanese add the suffix -san out of respect) is the most famous volcano. We decided to visit at … More Sleeping on a Volcano in Japan – Mount Aso