Our Chile TripFull post
This story actually starts in 1997. I was spending a school year abroad on the island of Maui, Hawaii and my brother, who was traveling around the world, decided to come for a visit. We were in the water nearly every day and became obsessed with traveling and discovering new waves.
Back to the rootsFull post
More or less 8 years ago, we passed on our apartment in Hamburg to my brother, totally overloaded a moving van with our furniture and set out to make our dream come true in the Basque Country.
SAVE THE SEA during Black WeekFull post
Our Friends from EcoMar are cleaning beaches since nineteen years and have so far cleaned 17,000 meters of coast line with the help of over 2 million children.We have joined forces with them this Black Week to make a difference together with you for a better future and cleaner beaches.
Voices of SkjalfandiFull post
In the past few years, tourism has been the main economic structure in Húsavík. This town, that traditionally lived only on fishing and occasionally whaling, realized that the presence of whales in their area could be exploited in a different way. The boats that were dedicated to hunting them were converted into boats designed for whale watching. Soon, it became the main economic activity for this remote place.However, the lack of whale watching regulations in the area makes this tourism unsustainable.
Children of the OceanFull post
"The water gives these kids a feeling of freedom and at the same time of connection, a happiness that goes through each cell, each time they get into the water... It is undeniable that the ocean is made for them."– Loreto Gala
Snow SurfingFull post
Every morning, after reading the avalanche report, we took our split-boards and touring skis, and decided which mountain to climb. For the steepest parts and most exposed slopes, we had to take snow profiles for deciding whether to continue ascending or not (the chamois didn’t care too much about it, though). To learn to read maps according to avalanche reports and to learn to read the profile of the snow for decision making was a very informative and interesting part of the whole thing.
10 reasons why we love linenFull post
Linen and Hemp are very similar when it comes to the cultivation of raw material. Furthermore, the production processes are comparable, making the two fabrics almost equal in their advantages compared to conventional cotton. However, linen is used more widely and is, therefore, more accepted. Additionally, it is also used purely and not primarily in blends (due to different fabric characteristics).
Twothirds Picks: Our Favorite Eco Restaurants in EuropeFull post
We love our team. And do you know what the beauty of it is? We love sharing our stories, our travel tips, but among everything, we love sharing our favorite eco-friendly restaurants.
A Sustainable Christmas is possibleFull post
The most important thing we can do to create a Green Christmas is to make it one we can enjoy. This means connecting to the meaning of Christmas, whether religious or personal, and creating unique traditions.