Hi there! We are Michelle & Seb, calling the island of Sint Maarten home but traveling one country at time and hopefully bringing you some tips, reviews and some fun stories from every corner of the world. We also love working closely with local and international businesses on social media marketing campaigns. Don’t hesitate to follow us on Instagram and drop us a note if you want to connect.

Photography Tips

Understanding ISO, Shutter Speed & F-Stop

People often ask us what settings we use when shooting with our Sony A7 mirrorless camera and we often reply directly with a few pointers. One of our followers (go follow her @wanderlusterprincess) bought the latest Sony camera based on our recommendation, so we felt the need to go into a little more than just a few quick tips. Here is our shooting guide and basic understanding of camera settings. Hope you guys find it helpful.
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We Recommend

The Best DNS Blocker for Travelers – Netflix, Hulu, Fubo, Amazon

Whether you are a traveling nomad, have relocated outside of the United States or simply want to enjoy some of that US programming; you’ve probably spent hours trying to spoof your DNS, invested in some pretty shady unblock services or just gave up entirely. You are not alone! We were looking for the best (and cheapest) way to stream US Netflix (you must know about the different regions and shows they offer by now), Hulu and Fubo ands we found it!

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Hotel

Review: Zemi Beach House Hotel & Spa in Anguilla – The New Best Place on Earth?

We can’t  talk about Zemi Beach House Hotel & Spa before talking about Anguilla. As many of you know, we live on St. Maarten and have had the opportunity to island hop quite a bit. Last week-end was no exception, as Anguilla being one of our favorite destinations for its proximity and epic pristine beaches and only a 20 minute ferry ride away. Anguilla is a British overseas territory, east of Puerto Rico, that was named by Christopher Columbus for its “eel” shape (Anguilla means eel in Spanish).

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Instagram Tips

7 Tips on How to Shoot & Edit Instagram Photos

Most users on Instagram are not professional photographers. Most of us don’t have the crazy gear the pros can afford and yet, some of us can achieve some pretty amazing results. It’s all in the little tricks we will share with you today.

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St. Maarten’s Lowest Airplane Approach Caught on Video

Many have asked about our airport and its famous plane spotting location. Princess Juliana Airport (SXM) has been the main Dutch side airport since 1942. In 1997, the government commissioned a major upgrade of the main terminal that would happen in three phases. We are, in 2018, still in phase 3. The video above shows a PAWA airplane in 2016 in one of the lowest approaches ever caught on video (yes, this was caught with Michelle’s iPhone in 120fps).

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Instagram Tips

FREE – 3 Photoshop Templates for Instagram Stories

Hey there fellow travelers, we have been loving using Instagram Stories ever since it came out and we want to share with you 3 templates we created on Photoshop. The download is FREE and you can use it however you want. (as long as you don’t try and sell it). The download is just over 25MB (as a ZIP file) and the 3 templates are contained on the same psd file.

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