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Since March 2016 I’m traveling from The Netherlands to Australia by electric car. Without any money I completely rely on the energy I receive from people around the world. During this journey I will visit inspiring people, projects, companies and events to make a documentary about sustainability. My goal is to find out what sustainability is, to create awareness...
The perfect balance of planning and being spontaneous can be hard to find. Especially when budgeting is your biggest concern. Traveling pros calculate as many costs possible before they leave to have a better idea of how much money is left for fun when they get there. This guide will help you line out your trip, but still leave...
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In my first Vlog I will discus the different photo- & video camera's that I am planning to use during The Trip 2017. The GorillaPods will also be discussed. If any questions please feel free to ask me anytime. An extended review will come after The Trip 2017. Product description Camera 1: Canon Powershot G7X Mark 2 Camera 2: Canon Powershot A2300 Camera 3:...
Visiting the Lofoten has always been my dream. I arrived in the port of Sørvågen at 6.30 AM after taking a 3-hour ferry from Bodø. It was a early trip, but once I arrived it was all worth it. As it was still early on a Friday morning and my room was not available until 2.00 PM I decided to drive...
Road trip with friends!
Never Discount the Need for True Friendship!  Family road trips are wonderful ways to bring the family together and enjoy some quality time. It is however important to remember that not all people have families that they get along with enough to take on a long road trip. Friends however tend to be easier to take because we do not...
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Please see the related blogpost here. If you like this video please subscribe or follow me on social media! This episode: Saying goodbye to the family and heading to Berlin. Meeting new people, eating great food and going on a Trabi Safari through Berlin! Check out the madness! Facebook: www.facebook.com/theroadtripguy Instagram: www.instragram.com/theroadtripguy Charity : Trees for All Social media:https://www.treesforall.nl/uw-bijdrage/onze-mogelijkheden/?utm_source=social&utm_campaign=roadtripguy Newsletter:https://www.treesforall.nl/uw-bijdrage/onze-mogelijkheden/?utm_source=nieuwsbrief&utm_campaign=roadtripguy Blog:https://www.treesforall.nl/uw-bijdrage/onze-mogelijkheden/?utm_source=blog&utm_campaign=roadtripguy  
If you ever visited Denmark you will think mainly of two things: Beautiful architecture and expensive tourist activities. It is indeed a problem for many tourists that the cost of going out for dinner, visiting the museums and zoos and having an alcoholic beverage comes at a higher cost compared to the rest of Europe. Good thing, I figured...
During my road trip I got asked this one question over and over again: Niels, how did you plan your route and which application did you use? Well, after answering this question over a dozen times I thought it would be a good idea to dedicate a blogpost to my method. For my route planning I use the application...
Become a hitchhiker
Hitchhiking may not be as popular as it used to be, but it is still something that many people rely on to travel around. The trouble is that hitching can be tricky, especially when people have a lack of trust for hitchers. This is where we want to help. Which is why I have put together some of my top tips on how...
I finally arrived in Norway and after spending a few days in Oslo it was time to explore Norway what it is best known for; Fjords, nature & wildlife! The route between Oslo and Bergen has the reputation for being one of the most beautiful routee (either by car or train) on this planet. There is such a rich...