The Firefly with a Travelbug

Shining a light on my world: The sparkling journey of a girl with a travel-bug !

Seeds Workshop

Living at RVA, I became the master of the seeds, thanks to Tessa’s dedication to teach me all about them! And I’m so happy about it!!! Seeds are fantastic! These little dry insignificant beads can give life to your lettuce, tomatoes… Continue Reading →

Building a home-garden

There we are, deep into the program, ready to go and make a difference in the community! The next part of our program consists in making St Vincent climate change ready. To do so, the plan is to help locals become… Continue Reading →

Drawing and Lettering

It all began with a simple sentence: -“Me?!?! no way!!! I can’t draw!” This was not the thing to say!!! I earned my first drawing lesson that day, I was impressed and I actually started to believe it when you… Continue Reading →

Organic gardening at RVA

In the past 2 months, I have started to work on several projects on the Island of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Working in the organic garden is one of my favourite tasks. I never thought I would like working outside… Continue Reading →

Weekend in Owia

Last week, as part of our climate change study program, we went on a field trip to Orange Hill and Owia. It takes about 3 and a half hours from Richmond to Owia, so to make the most of the… Continue Reading →

First weeks, community life

Here I am, it’s been about 3 weeks since I landed in Paradise! And it’s about time to let you know what I’ve been up to! Let me introduce you to the team of climate change activists I’ll be sharing… Continue Reading →

Sooo??? How is it?

That’s a question I was prepared to get a lot, but when it comes to answering it, it’s hard to satisfy everyone! I wish I could write a very personal message to each and every person who asks me this… Continue Reading →

Bye Bye Amsterdam

As I’m sitting in the airport lounge, ready to leave freezing Europe behind for a new adventure, it’s time to publish this post that I’ve been working on for a few weeks. I’m feeling a bit emotional and an ounce… Continue Reading →

about finding my path: researching values and strengths

How nice it would be to just settle down somewhere and follow the “normal” path… I have been telling myself that for a couple of years now. (I also thought that when I was still in Brussels, but then I… Continue Reading →

Three days in Basque Country

  A short family getaway. My parents having a farm, they don’t take a lot of days off. And with both their children living abroad, it’s not the easiest to travel together. But every year, we organize a short trip… Continue Reading →

The Leather notebook

Earlier this year, my friend Gemma (who knows that I love new challenges), came up with this idea: “Camille, I want to make a leather notebook for my daughter, to record small events and funny pictures of her growing up,… Continue Reading →

Leaving again? Why?

Passionate about biology and a little naive, I decided to work in research, in order to help medicine breakthrough and eradicate diseases. The reality is a little different and despite the noble intentions of researchers in general, it is difficult… Continue Reading →

Essay #1 – The history of the traveling folk High School – RVA

Before taking the final decision of enrolling in the Climate change activist 6 months program of Richmond Vale Academy, I was asked to write 5 essays. To make sure that I know what I’m signing up for and that I… Continue Reading →

Being an Exchange Student, my experience. Part I

15 Years ago, I got bitten by the travel bug, since then, I can hardly stay in one place… How it all started

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