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.

Hiking the famous Trolltunga had been on my bucket list for a long time. I had seen many photos and videos of people standing on the well known rock, which is located in the municipality of Odda in Hordaland county. Trolltunga (meaning troll tongue) can be found on the northside of the beautiful Ringedalsvatnet lake at 700 meter high. After informing with...
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...
road trip romania
Road Trip Romania to Balea Lac, Transfagarasan, Brasov & Bran Dracula Castle My adventure in Ukraine had come to an end. After spending two wonderful weeks in Lviv, Vinnytsia, Odessa and Kiev it was time for me and Lazy Louie to hit the road and drive towards the beautiful country of Romania. This country was on my radar for quiet some...
reinebringen
The Best Lofoten Camping, Beaches, Reinebringen Hiking & Tours The Lofoten Islands is an archipelago that is located in the northern part of Norway above the Arctic Circle. This hidden pearl of Norway is full of unforgettable experiences and beautiful landscapes. If you are interested in hiking, fishing, skiing, museums, beaches and northern lights, Lofoten will not disappoint. https://youtu.be/6fqWII-qZzQ The Lofoten has a...
Korczowa-Krakovets border
The moment was finally there. After traveling through almost ten European Union countries (Norway not being included) it was time for a real test. Crossing the border from Poland into the Ukraine (Korczowa-Krakovets border) has a notorious reputation for being the worst and longest border cross from Europe. Waiting up to 24 hours and sleeping in the car were...
How to Get to Auschwitz From Krakow
A Guide on How to Get to Auschwitz From Krakow by Car or Bus In the summer of 2017, as part of my European road trip (blogpost: 25.000 km Europe road trip part 9 : Warsaw and Krakow in Poland) I planned to visit the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camps and the museum nearby Krakow, Poland. I wrote this free guide on "How...
texas to florida road trip guide
Texas to Florida Road Trip - A Road Trip for Nature, Food and Beach Lovers! If you ever planned to make an adventurous trip, you should definitely consider a Texas to Florida road trip! Why adventurous, you ask? Well, depending on your route during this road trip, it can be a very interesting experience. Ever seen the amazing movie "Apollo 13" ? Or...
Montenegro Road Trip
Montenegro Road Trip Itinerary – Tivat, Kotor, Budva, Bar & Ulcinj I did not know much about Montenegro to be honest. During my years studying Wildlife Conservation Management in Leeuwarden (The Netherlands) I had a friend who was born in this mysterious country and he always told me it was like heaven on earth. Well, now it was time to...
Eyes of God (Prohodna) Cave
Every so often you will find a special location,building or landscape on Pinterest/Instagram that has been completely untouched by the mass tourism. No, I am not talking about the Colosseum in Rome or the Leaning Tower of Pisa, but The Eyes of God (Prohodna) Cave in Karlukovo Bulgaria. This beautiful cave structure has been under the radar in Europe for many...
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...