I am an experienced marketeer (10+ years), specialized in content marketing. I love creating visuals for my work, but also during my travels and free time. I hope you enjoy the articles on this website and the accompanying photos and videos. If you are interested in my Marketing Services don't hesitate to contact me.


My wife Susan and I, try to live the beach life and travel as much as we can. We love the sunshine, the beach, nature, being active, and just having these amazing, unique experiences (big or small). This travel blog appeals to travelers, 25-55, who are active but at the same time, look for relaxation and comfort. We want to inspire you to truly explore the places you visit and spend time taking in the culture and surroundings.

There is always a place where it is summer and we want to call it home. We have lived in different countries, such as Curaçao, the British Virgin Islands, and now settling down in Portugal in the Algarve.

Sunny regards, Sebastiaan Opschoor

Surf Trip to Northern Peru: Wave Perfection in the Desert

Ever since my teens, I have been dreaming of surfing the most exotic and iconic surf spots in the world. Finally, I have the time and means to do so. Peru isn’t exactly exotic, but it is one of the most iconic and historic surf destinations. Mainly, because Peru has one of the top 10 waves in the world: Chicama. Read more

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United States

New Orleans Tales: Cocktails ’n Jazz in a Spirited City

I heard a saying that the United States has 3 cities: New York, San Francisco, and New Orleans. The rest… is Cleveland. I surely haven’t been to all US major cities and there are some high on my bucket list, but so far, I must agree. There is something special about these cities. It might be the architecture, or the people, the international allure, the European-like vibes, but most likely a combination/ culmination of all of these. Read more

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Staying in Bandabou (West) during Your Curacao Vacation

I get a lot of emails from readers or people who stumble upon my website and like to know more about Curacao. Why should they visit? What should they do? Do I have any recommendation as to where to stay? As I called this island my home for 10 years, I could be the best person to ask. In this article, I will talk about the Western side of Curacao, which is a geared towards the nature lover. Read more

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Discovering Bogota: Playing Tejo, Cycling Tours & Museums

“What do you think about a long weekend Bogota,” Sebastiaan asked. I never thought of it actually, so I searched the internet and to be honest, I had some mixed feelings. The pictures looked alluring and there was enough to see and do and spend a full 4 days in this vibrant city. But I read a lot of contradicting stories about safety. Read more

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Dominican Republic

The Best Beaches & Activities in Samana, Dominican Republic

My search for the perfect beach led me to the Dominican Republic. Samana is a dramatically beautiful peninsula about a 3-hour drive North-East of the airport in Santo Domingo. It is like an island unto itself filled with thousands of coconut trees stretching into the sea. I was told it’s the place with the second highest density of palm-trees, in the world! Read more

Caribbean Lifestyle

Travel Tips and Secrets for the Caribbean Islands

After I wrote this article and I was proofreading it, I noticed that a lot of these tips highlight a negative aspect of the Caribbean. Let me start by saying that the positives of a vacation to the Caribbean outweigh the negatives by a thousand times. These Caribbean travel tips are just to help you be prepared and have an even better vacation. Read more

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St. Maarten

Best Ways to Enjoy Sint Maarten

Most tourists just see a glimpse of this spectacular Caribbean island by cruise. If you spend a long weekend on Sint Maarten, you understand there is so much more to see and do. We are regular visitors and every time we explore and learn more and more of this dual-nation island. Let us show you he best ways to enjoy Sint Maarten.
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Spanish Wine Tasting in Barcelona

I won’t tell you about all the activities you should do when in Barcelona, but just one which I enjoyed very much. After hours of hop-on-hop-off buses, miles, and miles of strolling through the cobblestone streets of Barcelona, it’s good to sit down and indulge the finer things of Spanish life by digging deeper into its magnificent culture. It’s time for tasting Spanish wines in Barcelona. Read more

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