Volunteering in the Castle – Burgundy, France

Chateau Burnand - France - Volunteering

After having such a good experience in Malaysia, where we were volunteering on a charter yacht, we knew – our next volunteering experience is awaiting us. Still living and working in the same place, we started to look for the next one somewhere in Europe. One week later and after dozen of sent and received messages we understood – if you … Read More

Winter in Burgundy

Snow in Burgundy, France

It was summer of 2014, when we visited Burgundy (region in France) for the first time. And then we returned to the same place, the same Workaway in the castle, but now in winter. Living here for more than a month, from the end of December till now, start of February, we saw how winter in Burgundy looks like. We arrived here … Read More

We Are Living in the Castle

Chateau de Burnand - France

After 9 months in Asia we are back to Europe. As Kaspars wrote, everything there seems so much like at home, but at the same time so unfamiliar and distant. Getting from Langkawi island in Malaysia to Paris took us about 30 hours, including time we spent waiting for connecting flights. We spent 3 days in Paris. And after that … Read More

Paris in Three Days: Short Notes + Photos

Street shop selling posters in Paris, France

Our plane has landed. People around us start to put on their jackets, scarfs, hats. And there are we standing together with them – wearing only t-shirts, shorts and flip flops. Is it that cold in summer in Paris? Aircraft’s doors open and people start getting off. We go out from the airplane into corridor connected to the airport and … Read More