Socotra Island in Yemen

Bottle Tree Socotra

Socotra archipelago is one of those unique and mysterious places that attract our mind making us dream about other times. Within its four islands, you’ll find one of the most fascinating and weirdest natural diversity in the world [...read more]

Route 66

Route 66 sign

The Route 66 still holds its status as the most magical route in North America thank to engine lovers, hipsters without anywhere to go, nostalgic writers and other kind of long way travelers… [...read more]

Torres del Paine – Chile

In the South of Chile stands one of the most amazing peaks in the world. Paradise for intrepid climbers, the Cordillera del Paine dramatically rises above the plain steppe combing the wind with its sharp peaks [...read more]

Torres Del Paine, Torres Del Paine National Park, Chile

China Yangshuo

 

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A taste of Transnistria

A taste of Transnistria

I decided not to hitchhike that day. A marshrutka was heading to Bender and I decided to take it. We drove for an hour or so through the flat central Moldova, thinking about not important things as I was looking through the window, when Nikolai showed some interest in me. – Iedich na Priednistrovie, da? [...read more]

Chisinau

Chisinau

Those who say Chisinau is a beautiful city are basically lying. Or maybe they have a very strange taste. A central neglected park called Parcul Catedralei, with a couple of churches forming the Nasterea Domnului complex and the City Hall in front of them are the main attractions of the city, followed by the monument [...read more]

Entering Moldova

Entering Moldova

Getting up in Laza was an easy thing. Pack up the tent, a couple of vagabond dogs and thumb on the road. A father with his child appeared and took me to the next town (Vaslui), where I could ride a van that left me in a crossroad to the village of Crasna. There I [...read more]

Gay vampires in Transylvania

Gay vampires in Transylvania

With the daylight it came the calm. But when I got outside and thought the last night’s tight spot, I discarded that it was a bear. For the trajectory of the beast, when it touched my little tent had surely passed under the guy rope, so it couldn’t be that big. And as Romania is [...read more]

Romanian Beauty II

Romanian Beauty II

I woke up in that lonely road of Jiet, but it wasn’t difficult to have a lift. After a few minutes a big truck appeared and I got in. It was driven by Ivi, a happy driver who used to drive all over Europe and now was cheerfully driving his own truck through those unasphaulted [...read more]

Romanian beauty

Romanian beauty

If we would make a list with the best countries for hitchhike, Romania would be clearly rounding the top. The waiting times decrease to an average around five minutes and the fun is assured. I could happen through many different situations with the people who gave me a lift: going to sell telephone cards to [...read more]