It was finally here. The goal that had changed everything, Michielโ€™s Ironman day. 3.9km swim, 180km bike, finished with a 42.2km marathon run. It still didnโ€™t seem real. The moment we stepped out of the apartment, Continue Reading
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La Cerdanya Bike Tour

Just a few weeks away from Ironman – how EXCITING! Michiel spotted a bike ‘tour’ online that leaves Catalunya, and travels (high up) into the pyrenees and France. It was 140km, and with high points Continue Reading
The last night on this trip ended with a great sunset… What an incredible country and experience we have had here. From the marathon in Reykjavik, to the western most point in Europe. Both desolate landscapes Continue Reading
We found a cute little place in the small town of Patreksfjordhur (I would like to say how to say this word, but it comes out differently every time). Which like many of the towns in the Westfjords, was super small Continue Reading
The Westfjords is a large peninsula in northwestern Iceland. It lies on the Denmark Strait, facing the east coast of Greenland. It is also home to the westernmost point of Europe & Iceland. On the search for Continue Reading
A year pretty much to the day Michiel had the accident, he was now enrolled to do a marathon. Crazy right!? It is still so hard to think just a year ago he was fighting for his life, to this! It’s so Continue Reading
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Killer Fish

Barcelona is known for its beautiful sandy beaches, and the meditaranian seas. But, did you know its also now home to around 20 million jellyfish?! Well, us either. Until that day. We were swimming away, on a long Continue Reading
No trip to LA would be complete without a trip to the famous Santa Monica Pier. A great place to spend our last few hours in the US. We walked around the infamous pier, and enjoyed the views,ย a 5km coastline, Continue Reading