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On this page I share some of the travel tips that I developed over the years. Learn from the experience of others, so you can benefit more from your own travels.
The Longest Overland Route in a Straight Line
An epic journey across two entire continents, straight through some of the most complicated and dangerous places on Earth.
10 Must-Visit Museums in the Age of Dark Tourism
This is the darkest article I have ever written. Its content might disturb some readers.
Year in Review: the 17 Best Places I Visited in 2017
From Panama to Palestine, in 2017 I travelled to some fascinating places once again. Check out my year’s highlights and learn more about my plans for 2018!
Kurgan Slavy: a Must-See Soviet WWII Memorial in Belarus
People from all over Belarus brought a handful of soil from their village, ultimately making a 35-meter high hill. On top they built an incredible memorial.
A Fascinating Journey Through Rural Bangladesh in 25 Gripping Pictures
These pictures reveal the gripping lifestyle in one the world’s poorest yet truly fascinating countries. You may find some images disturbing.
10 Incredible Discoveries Inside an Abandoned Beer Brewery in Beirut
Abandoned and scarred by civil war, this beer brewery is the oldest in the Middle East and lays hidden in a quiet residential neighbourhood in Beirut.
Year in Review: Travel Achievements in 2016 and Plans for 2017
While looking back on some good travelling in 2016, I am revealing my adventure plans for the upcoming year.
Kick-Ass Route Ideas to Travel the World: Part II
I have continued my quest to find for you the most amazing and inspiring route ideas. Can you guess which ones they are?
5 Travel Examples of Being at the Right Place at the Wrong Time
Running into border issues or missing out on a country’s most beautiful attraction. Some prime examples of things that cannot always be planned the way you want it.
Three Weeks of Backpacking in Central Asia: Route, Accommodation and Expenses
In an almost forgotten corner of the world there is a lot to discover. See how I travelled in Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan.
The Easiest Way To Get a Cheap Chinese Visa
Get a 30-day Chinese tourist visa for just $45, hassle-free and without any hotel reservations or other bureaucracy!
Romance scamming is thriving in Petra, Jordan. Here’s how to stay safe
It is estimated that hundreds of Western women have fallen victim to romance scamming by Jack Sparrow lookalikes in and around Petra, Jordan.