We had our first taste of the 'working' part of the Working Holiday Visa! We found a WWOOFing job in the Northland Region of New Zealand with some very curious housemates named after Hobbits. But what is 'WWOOF' and what did it entail for us? Read more about it here!
We finally made it to New Zealand! Our first week was one of both planning as well as exploring. It had its ups and downs, but all in all it was a great start to an amazing adventure! Read more about it here.
One year ago we started 'About Something Around' and we have grown so much since then! Some small things have changed on our blog during the year, but for our one year anniversary, we have a major change to announce! 😀 Read about it in this blogpost! We are so excited!
Travel can be pretty stressful, especially when something doesn't go according to plan. Through our own experiences and what we have learned from others, we have put together a list with some neat tips and tricks. Have you thought of taking a picture from your luggage in case you lose it for example? Read this and plenty of other tips in this blogpost!
Belgium might be a tiny country, but it has a lot to offer! Did you know for example that Belgium has the most castles per square kilometer in comparison to any other country? Click here to read more and discover this and many more interesting facts about the capital of Europe!
Nowadays you hear a lot of myths about travel agencies. Is waiting until the last minute profitable? Are travel agencies a dying breed? Can you book the same services online as in an agency? Read this blogpost if you want to find out our experience-based opinion. 😉
Want to do a road trip through Iceland, but don't know where to start? Here is our ten-day itinerary to help you get started! The Land of Fire and Ice will surely steal your heart away. 😉
A large part of what makes a road trip great, is having awesome music to go along with it! If we would pack our bags tomorrow and hit the road, our playlist would look a little something like this. Do you agree with our list? What songs would you have added to it? Let us know! Read our list here!
You've heard of the Seven World Wonders, but have you heard of the Seven Leuven Wonders? Some of them have sadly been demolished throughout the years, but you are still able to visit some of the others. Discover them here!
When visiting or just wandering around in Leuven, everybody knows which highlights they have to see: the city hall, the Grand Béguinage, the university library, ... But have you ever wondered what else Leuven has to offer? Which gems it might be hiding away? Discover them here!