New season approaches… Come with us!

By Alexandre Schmidt / 1 of November, 2022 /

Hello, friends! After almost two years without news, we’re finally close to finish our new project in order to hit the road again. Open the video below to know more about the next steps of “Xande & Bê around the world”! A big hug to you all!

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#15 Hitchhiking in Romania

By Betina Bersch / 12 of July, 2019 /

One of the things you can do in order to travel low cost is to hitchhike. Romania is well known as the Hitchhiking Country. We’ve often been told it was easy and safe to get rides in Romania, so we decided to try it and start making use of this way of travelling in our…

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#12 Goodbye to Hungary; fright at the Romanian border

By Alexandre Schmidt / 22 of May, 2019 /

The 50 days we stayed at Tranquil Pines Camping, Koppányszántó, Tolna, Hungary, were so nice it couldn’t be different when we had to say goodbye: tears rolling down for sure! Goodbyes are almost always very emotionally intense moments. But, due to the limitations imposed by the Schengen Agreement – which is always pursuing us -,…

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#11 A pilgrimage experience

By Betina Bersch / 9 of May, 2019 /

Hello beloved ones! Today we will share with you our first experience as pilgrims. When we were in Fafe, Portugal, our friend Ana was going for a pilgrimage walk, from Fafe to São Bentinho da Porta Aberta, and she invited us to join her. We had never done that before, and we thought: “- Why…

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# 7 Thrown out of the train in Portugal

By Alexandre Schmidt / 14 of April, 2019 /

After our first experience with Workaway at Quinta da Pena (“quinta” is the Portuguese for “site” or “farm”) and having spent a month at Quinta do Muro helping our Portuguese Family, it was time to leave for our second experience, this time in a small town called Benafim , in the middle of the Algarve region. We…

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#6 Immigration in Portugal

By Alexandre Schmidt / 9 of April, 2019 /

After 9 hours and a half of a turbulent flight, with the right to fainting episodes and medical requests on board, the last step before we could say that we were officially on Portuguese grounds was still missing: go through immigration. Even so, Bê was already thrilled to see, during the landing, places she had…

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#5 The day of departure

By Alexandre Schmidt / 30 of March, 2019 /

adeus, aeroporto, airport, departure, goodbye, partida, saudades

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