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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.

road trip in ukraine
My Road Trip in Ukraine When I announced my route for Europe’s longest road trip, people were shocked with one particular destination: “Why would you want to do a road trip in Ukraine? Your car will be stolen within a day, everybody is corrupt and it is currently a warzone over there!” It was an expected reaction and I understood that my...
spain road trip
Spain Road Trip Itinerary - Route: Barcelona, Calpe, Granada, Malaga & Madrid Traveling through Europe by car can be an amazing experience. During the summer thousands of Europeans hit the road and travel to all kinds of exotic destinations. It can either be a family road trip on the North Coast 500 in Scotland, or a romantic journey through the Norwegian...
Road Trip Greece Itinerary - Thessaloniki, Athens, Halkidiki & Greek gods! After my stay in beautiful Bulgaria, I felt it was time to relax on a white sandy beach, with a cocktail in my hand as I enjoy my view over the crystal blue shorelines. I drove through Serbia and Macedonia to eventually arrive in Thessaloniki, Greece. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LcquLoIpNJk During my Greek road...
road trip bulgaria
Road trip in Bulgaria After my amazing time in Romania (Blogpost: 25,000 Km Europe Road Trip Part 11: Romania) it was time for country number 12 : Bulgaria! I had a short visit planned to Bucharest and after my time in the capital I wanted to cross the border at Giurgiu-Rousse Friendship Bridge. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JwjA9VpI7X0 I witnessed my first case of corruption with a customs...
All good things must come to end and so was my time in Denmark. I had such a great experience in Copenhagen that it was hard to leave and say goodbye to my new friends. Good thing that Tom & Kane became my new road trip buddies! They were also planning to go to Gothenburg and after to Stockholm to...
mountain passes of india
  Top 5 Best Roads and Mountain Passes of India For many years, people have used mountain passes to their advantage in facilitating trade, war and migration to escape from the clutches of adversaries. If you have ever travelled over the mountain passes of India you will know you can experience some of the most amazing drives and views you will...
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...
Road trip in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Road trip Bosnia & Herzegovina - Mostar & The Kravica Waterfalls During my travels through Croatia, I actually entered Bosnia and Herzegovina twice! One time by accident when I was traveling from Dubrovnik to Split by crossing the small seaside village of Neum and the other one when driving towards Mostar. What a great way to start my road trip in Bosnia and...
visit the arnold schwarzenegger museum
"I'll be back!", "There is no tumor!" or "Get to the chopper!" Who did not grow up with these amazing one-liners ? I am of course talking about the famous action star Arnold Schwarzenegger who took the action movie genre by storm with classics like The Terminator, Commando, Predator and Total Recall during the 80's and early 90's. Arnold was born in...
road trip in albania
It had been a long day and I drove from Athens (Greece) all the way to the border crossing nearby Sarandë. Here is where my crazy adventure in the beautiful country of Albania started. Demolished road, broken traffic signs, lunatic drivers and beautiful coastal lines. My road trip in Albania was of to a great start! It was an interesting combination...