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The Trip 2017

The story of a guy going on a once in a lifetime road trip of 30.000 Km through 41 countries in 6 months all whilst supporting several charities.

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...
After having a great time in Berlin seeing the city on a budget and racing past all the big landmarks and architect wonders in a Trabi it was time to continue my journey. My next step was suppose to be taking the ferry from Rostock to Gedser to enter Denmark. After a lot of remarks and feedback of people they mentioned I...
On the 17th of May it was finally time. My next adventure would take me back to the 50’s when the former eastern German automaker VEB designed the Trabant. What was supposed to be a symbol for the engineering skills of East Berlin resulted in disaster. The Trabant had the reputation of being old, slow, loud en very uncomfortable! Just...
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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  
In the beginning of May , with just one week left before the Trip 2017, it was time to finalize the small details and finish the last steps to make the start of the journey as smooth as possible. Did I have everything in check? Was all the paperwork done? All visa’s/insurances and other important documents in check? A...
The Trip 2017: Amsterdam to Berlin
On the 15th of May (at 9.00 am) I left my home and started this amazing journey with Louie and I. After a warm goodbye of my family and neighbours it was time to hit the road! Bam, all of a sudden all the adrenaline was kicking in and as soon as I put the car in first gear I...
Where is the Road Trip Guy now?
As a new feature on our website you can now check on the frontpage the actual whereabouts of The Road Trip Guy. If you are in the area and want to catch up please e-mail me or contact me through one of the social media channels.    
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In Vlog # 2 I discuss why I chose a Volkswagen Beetle instead of a Volkswagen Van and why Lazy Louie is such an amazing car! Car decoration done by : www.autostickertotaal.nl Facebook: www.facebook.com/theroadtripguy Instagram: www.instagram.com/theroadtripguy Twitter: www.twitter.com/theroadtripguy  
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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:...
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Every great story needs a hero, and whilst this is my adventure I wouldn’t be able to do it without a certain someone. My sidekick, my friend and the driving force behind my epic 25,000 km journey around Europe; Lazy Louie! Lazy Louie is more than just the car that will be driving me through the 41 countries, but it...