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Mongol Rally

It all started in Atyrau, parked in front of Neil’s hotel there was a strange car with a UK licence plate and plenty of stickers, some of them stating “Travelling is for sissies” and “Mongol rally”. I thought it was just the one car but a couple of days later we started seeing them everywhere. … Continue reading »

Categories: Kazakhstan, Travelers, Uzbekistan | Tags: , , , | 8 Comments

If you are in Batumi

… chances are you are doing something pretty cool, told me Dan from the Eiffel Tower Hostel when I started telling him about the number of amazing people I had met only by getting out to the streets of Batumi. This quiet beach city only 14km away from Turkey seems to be a mandatory stop … Continue reading »

Categories: Georgia, People, Travelers | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments


It’s funny how travelers sometimes end up in the same places for no reason. Yesterday on the road to Metz, I met the same German hitchhiker at two different gas stations more than a hundred km away. The second time I just had to talk to him, he was just hitchhiking his way back to … Continue reading »

Categories: France, The trip | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments