Great Wall of China - Mostly Abroad


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From Belgium to the other side of the world, I am covering it all on my blog.

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Mental Health

Living with a mental disorder is hard and what about traveling with it? You'll find my tips and tricks here!


Photos everywhere

You're wondering how it looks like at your bucket list place? Fear not, because I take photos wherever I go!


to my Mental Health Travel Blog

My name is Sanne Grieten, a traveler with a scared, depressed heart. I am 21 years old, but since my 10th year of life I have been struggling with mental health problems. To break the stigma, inspire others and motivate them to follow their dreams, as well as help and share my insights, I blog about this on Mostly Abroad. Enjoy reading!

New on the Blog

Roadtrip through Europe | How to travel Europe by car

I think I am a bit lucky that I was born in Europe and not in for example Oceania. I'm not saying this because I think that Oceania is less beautiful and worse compared to Europe. No, on the contrary. If I could, I would travel to this continent every now and then to discover the most beautiful ... READ the POST

About giving up, surviving and living with a mental illness | Storytime #4

On the one hand I'm hoping that it's okay to give up so I can put my head to rest. My brain keeps on worrying about questions that I shouldn't ask myself. Deep into the night I am thinking about the meaning of life, I wonder why I should have depressive feelings and I am looking for the reason why ... READ the POST

Traveling to Shanghai | My top 10 Activities

Shanghai was the third city that I have been able to discover on my trip through China. As I left the "old" Xi'An behind me, I soon realized that Shanghai was different from the two cities that I had visited before. In Beijing and Xi'An I got the typical Asian feeling and I made my way through the ... READ the POST