After pretending to be a journalist, I met with Egypt’s minister of Antiquities and managed to get myself locked up inside a 3200 year-old tomb.
Victoria ‘troubleshoot’ Square, the main refugee hotspot in Athens. Afghan refugees come here broke and are often stranded for days before continuing the Balkan route into north Europe.
Living off €15 a day, travelling more than 2000 kilometres and taking over 10,000 photos. These are some of my statistics of my current trip without a definite end.
Tirana is a city of many faces. Learn about my 12 findings after I spent about two weeks inside Albania’s capital.
While in Albania, I visited the ‘big derby’ and embedded with the most fanatic football supporters of KF Partizani: the Ultras Guerrils.
Before finally moving on to Albania, I decided to pay a visit to Lake Ohrid on the Macedonian side. Here is a short summary of my experiences.
After experiencing countless ups and downs, it’s time to move on and leave the refugee crisis behind me.
These pictures show the struggles, desperation, boredom but also happiness and hope of those on the run for war and poverty, in search for a life of dignity and peace.
Last Friday I reached my breaking point, something snapped. Can I still continue helping out the Syrian refugees in Macedonia?
During the first five days of my journey, I photographed and volunteered in the refugee crisis in Macedonia/Greece. Learn about my first impressions here.
Travelling without a definite end. These are my plans for the next months.
A no-nonsense checklist for any trip around the world. This list includes everything you need to take into account!
Travel more, better and cheaper. These items do not take up much space at all and are always with me, wherever I go.
My friend got drugged by complete strangers three times. Read here how it all happened and what you can learn from it.
I managed to sneak in at a tightly secured ceremony to meet up with the king of Swaziland. “Thank you for your help in our conservation efforts”, he told me.
They had to travel to every far corner of Europe, and so Jonas and Gregor know everything there is on how to plan complicated trips and travel Europe at the lowest costs!