All blogs by Marina Nefedova

Marina Nefedova

Marina's idols as a child were Tour Heyerdahl, Jacques Yves Cousteau, Francis Drake and Hodja Nasreddin. To see with her own eyes all those places that she read about in books - that's a dream that was worth realizing. Over the past 15 years, Marina has travelled to 52 countries, caught fish in the headwaters of the Nile in Central Africa, met the dawn in the Himalayas, and dived into the cenotes in the Yucatan.  She is passionate about energy practices of different peoples, yoga and water sports and in her spare time is very fond of boating around the Balearic Islands with old friends, where she lived for 2 years before moving to the Netherlands. Marina is involved in modern cinematography at a university in Amsterdam and is sure that every trip opens a new door to opportunities, and sometimes more than one.

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The northern magic of Antwerp
14 April 2021 21 view
The northern magic of Antwerp

The northern magic of Antwerp: Rubens, chocolate, waffles, and diamonds. Belgium is an amazing place. It is almost all on the periphery of consciou...

Reasons to visit Madrid
10 April 2021 29 view
Reasons to visit Madrid

Often there are people who feel at home in the resorts of Spain-Costa Brava, Alicante, Costa del Sol, Marbella – all these are almost native pla...

12 Instagrammable places in Geneva
08 April 2021 209 view
12 Instagrammable places in Geneva

Switzerland in general and Geneva in particular always stand a little apart from the well-trodden tourist trails. You can experiment: ask the first 10...

Iron Island El Hierro - unique UNESCO biosphere reserve
03 April 2021 15 view
Iron Island El Hierro - unique UNESCO biosphere reserve

Iron Island El Hierro – the zero meridian, the island where the end of the world occurred and a biosphere reserve. Where is El Hierro?...

12 Instagrammable places in Bali
01 April 2021 25 view
12 Instagrammable places in Bali

Bali is a beautiful small island in the Malay Archipelago, south of Singapore. Formally it is a part of Indonesia, but in reality, it is an Instagramm...

12 Instagrammable places in Mexico City
20 March 2021 35 view
12 Instagrammable places in Mexico City

If you've ever planned a trip to Latin America, then Mexico was probably the first country you wanted to visit. Where is Mexico? We take the map,...

14 reasons why you should travel to Netherlands right now
26 February 2021 35 view
14 reasons why you should travel to Netherlands right now

The Netherlands is a country where I have been living for 4 years, and I love this country very much. It was a conscious choice, not the will of chanc...

10 things I wish I knew before going to Rwanda
16 January 2021 139 view
10 things I wish I knew before going to Rwanda

Where is Rwanda? It is in Central Africa, baby. Rwanda is a small country in Central Africa located near the Equator, south of Uganda and east of the...

10 things I wish I knew before going to South Sudan
12 October 2020 69 view
10 things I wish I knew before going to South Sudan

It isn't easy to imagine a person who suddenly decided to take a ride to South Sudan as a tourist. The place is very specific. So much so that eve...

Things to know before going to Singapore
10 October 2020 79 view
Things to know before going to Singapore

Singapore is a fantastic city. It is one of those places in the world, which you can visit without learning anything in advance. Passport, money...

All Disneylands around the world
25 August 2020 219 view
All Disneylands around the world

Probably no one would mind that Walt Disney is a genius. His ideas could well be put on a par with those of Henry Ford or Nikola Tesla. These guys hav...

10 reasons why you should travel to Amsterdam instead of Rotterdam
28 July 2020 331 view
10 reasons why you should travel to Amsterdam instead of Rotterdam

Where is Amsterdam? If you've been to a small kingdom of the Netherlands before, you won't have this question. Thinking of t...

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