The People We Meet

Stories of people who shared their story with us.

People

Grandma

Grandma

‍"She’s a Great, Great, Grandma" By Ellis‍ “We've been building a fire since seven this morning, but at ten we'll be done,” the brick baker said. It had already passed ten, but who cared, people aren’t troubled by time in Uganda. On my morning walk I passed a brick...

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Joan

Joan

"They say I promote sexuality, and that I encourage alcoholism by taking addicts back in after a relapse," says Joan, amusement visible in her eyes. Although she is almost 70, she is still full of life. Quite an achievement, because Joan's life hasn't been easy. When...

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Couscous

Couscous

I've been to Morocco before and didn't much like it then. Sure, Moroccan nature is astonishing and the architecture and decoration stunning, but I found all the people I met maddening. Every one of them wanted to sell me something. 'The hustle was real,' as they say....

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About us

Hello there! We are Ellis and Martijn and we’re traveling the world on our never-ending honeymoon. To keep ourselves busy we help charities for free and write about it on this website. Feel free to look around.