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More beautiful architecture, an Uzbek wedding and shipwrecks in the desert

We went from Samarkand to Khiva by night train. The trips takes 11:30h. This train station looks esp...

Samarkand left us speechless - part 2

So here comes part 2, I'm really annoyed by this buggy website..The day after the Registan ensemble ...

A city worth called a world wonder. Samarkand left us speechless - part 1

We are in a city called Samarkand. Never heard of it? Me neither before and I know seriously wonder ...

Arrival in the orient!

Sooo as we hitchhiked out of the mountains there was a transporter stopping for us (without us havin...

We climbed the mountain mazar! Little text, many pics

Im not going to bomb you guys with so much text as the last time but wanted to share the fotos of to...

An overload of hospitality and the first hike

As you guys probably remember from the last entry, Hanna and I tried to flee from the rain in Bishke...

Some first impressions and defending a thesis in a gaming cafe

Soo we figured out some essentials: We know how to find public transport, there is a russian app cal...

The journey continues!

Hello hello,I'm glad you found your way to this blog (again) 😌 You'll find all new updates on this ...

Lockdown in <36 hours

Yeah guys, I'm stuck in New Zealand. I bought (stupidly) a flight ticket for 750€ that had a connect...

Mt Taranaki

Hello hello to everyone in quarantine, homeoffice or forced vacation, to those who are still working...

Loosing a travel companion and a boiled foot in the garden

Hello hello again,at the time of writing, I am in Christchurch again. Amanda left yesterday to Sydne...

Meet Amanda!

Hello hello,after I said goodbye to Viktoria, I went up north to meet with Amanda again -  the girl ...

On the road to Paradise

As you might imagine, there is not often reception and even less places for good WiFi. So the posts ...

Arrival in New Zealand

Hi there!I ran out of storage on my phone and moved all fotos to USB Sticks, so I can't provide you ...

Supplement to the previous blog entry and a short update 👌

In the evening wo days ago I went very spontaneously to some Couchsurfer at Sunshine coast. There ar...

Rain after sunshine

I wanted to enjoy the last day of good weather on the beach and spontaneously opened an event on cou...

Amazing snorkeling, kangaroos and koalas

Oluf and I tried sailing again, we failed the last time due to a rather stormy sea.Off to new horizo...

People have died here

Admittedly, the title screams click bait but hear me out. Dani, Tim and I went hiking on a mountain ...

Successless sailing natural parks

I planned to go sailing with Oluf but everything was against us. At first the motor of the dinghy (a...

First days Australia

I arrived in Sydney and checked the city out a bit and partied on the hostel.Guess you all know, thi...

Short news from LA

I arrived good in LA, passing the controls was super chill, even tho the man questioning me about im...

Motorbike to Valledupar

The morning before we left for our motorbike trip Hanna prepared an incredible breakfast.Pancakes, f...

Well deserved rest at the Caribbean

Hanna and me have had a huge journey, from Tatacoa, the middle of Colombia about 1000km air line dis...

Chasing rainbows in the desert on a motorbike

Hello hello hello again, it's been a while!I would have LOVED to write a blog entry earlier but wifi...

Volcanic Popayán

We tried hitchhiking out of Cali to Popayán and didn't work. We eventually took a bus. Maybe the str...

Sick in Cali

We moved for our last day in El Choco to a different place, 8km away from the town at the beach. The...

My new love: El Choco

I'm in El Valle (Choco, Colombia, for those who Google the places I go to), Google maps doesn't have...

Hitchhiking through Colombians mountains and sleeping at 4000m in a tent, with rain to take a bath in the hot river of a volcano

Hanna found hot springs in a blog which are not touristic. There are plenty around here but they are...

Playing with gunpowder and hopping fences

The WiFi was super slow in the hostel so I had some trouble uploading the fotos. Now I'm done tho.Th...

Visiting a local coffee farmer

Since I'm in the coffee triangle, Colombias main coffee region, many farmers offer a tour through th...