Maartje's enthusiasm and curiosity knows no bounds. She loves museums, nature, food, walking, architecture, history, animals. Writing and photography is a big passion and she has been writing about cooking, minimalism, food, hotspots and travel for many years. Above all, she has a special place in her heart for castles, royal jewels and ancient Egypt. Maartje gave up her job as a lawyer to bring more balance to her life: less work and more life. Besides to The Orange Backpack, she works as a legal entrepreneur.

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Colombia is the most diverse place we have ever visited. It has everything in one country: tropical beaches, impressive mountains, coffee plantations, colonial villages, colourful cities and beautiful jungle! The perfect travel itinerary will introduce you to all these sides of Colombia and show you all around

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