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Unexpected findings to share.

Traveling is the passion of many. Discovering  places off schedule, taking the risk of small or big detours, not so much. I started traveling this sublime earth as a teenager, with a backpack and staying at youth hostels. Since then, I have circled the globe several times, but the constant element in my trips, it's the fact that I live the most memorable moments when I go off script, and plunge into The Small Detour. This site is to inspire you to take your own. 

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September 5, 2017

Jerusalem- This adventure in Israel involved the rental of a battered van and taking to off roads, stopping everywhere to taste the food in tiny holes in wall, until we took the small detour and reached Jordan. Crossing the Israel border by ca...

September 1, 2017

Santa Cruz- I traveled to Galápagos Islands alone. Before I met my husband, traveling solo to destinations such as this, was something I relished. I traveled around the world alone, with a suitcase, my travel guides and a positive disposition,...

August 29, 2017

Portugal- We arrived at Évora by car, one stop during a road trip around Portugal and the south of Spain. This city, and in fact Alentejo, the region, is too pretty for words. This gorgeous travel photos by my husband have absolutely no filter...

August 28, 2017

Alice Srings, Australia- While I was in Australia I learned a great word,  which is Yiribana. It means..."This way". Australia is such a vast country you will be tempted to see the "must sees", but take the time to go a little deeper and what...

August 28, 2017

Misiones- Our honeymoon tour last year was an unforgettable trip around Argentina that took us to Buenos Aires, south to Patagonia, and north to Iguazú. I have been to Argentina before but never made the trip to this magical spot, Iguazú, wher...

August 28, 2017

San Juan- Sometimes the small detour that very few know about becomes a huge phenomenon worldwide. "Despacito", the international song sensation by puertorrican singers Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee has done that to this humble and pictures...

August 26, 2017

Orlando- Without a doubt, it's a real challenge to find a worthy small detour in Orlando, Florida, for obvious reasons: this is the theme park capital of the world (not a fan of those, even as a kid) and the ubiquitous Mickey Mouse shape is ev...

August 19, 2017

Recoleta, Buenos Aires- It was a mesmerizing evening full of surprises. During daytime, we set to get to know Argentina's rich music culture in depth starting with at a view of Teatro Colon, several small detours at music stores, collecting st...

August 18, 2017

Monter o Novo- The Small Detour is about being spontaneous while traveling so you can let yourself be carried away by the surprises that can be found when you leave your schedule behind. This was a great one last April. During our road trip ar...

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