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How Small Is The World? | August 25, 2016

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China: Very Interesting, but Not Exactly Beautiful & Touristically Overexploited

November 4, 2014 | 2

Even though the Chinese tourism board calls its country beautiful (“Beautiful China”) and some lucky travelers (like Laura Pattara) found rewarding but expensive ways to experience China, I doubt that travelers who are leaving the country honestly tell … Read More

The Long Way from Ölgii to Mörön, Mongolia, Without Own Vehicle

September 25, 2014 | 4

To travel without own vehicle in Mongolia is maybe the hardest way to travel in Mongolia. Since we couldn`t buy motorbikes in Ölgii (Өлгий), we tried to set out for Mörön (Мөрөн) without own vehicle. The direct way … Read More

The Travel Experience – and to where it leads!

July 27, 2014 | 5


“Traveling is also a verifying process.”

Patric Ganz

This article had to be written as a reaction to a contribution of an US law professor who discredited traveling as a completely useless activity (Althouse). Without going into … Read More

You Know You Are in Iran, If …

June 12, 2014 | 1

My travel on the Silk Road brought me to IRAN. I stayed 35 days in this cat-shaped country. Nowadays, Iran is roughly three times smaller than its predecessor Persia, but is nevertheless a huge country. My time as … Read More

9 Years on the Road – About a Man who Loves his Bike and the World Alike

May 27, 2014 | 2

RICHARD has lots of stories to tell. These stories are not the stories of others. They are his stories. He has let them happen by taking the plunge, selling his house and traveling the world. So if you … Read More

Top 10 Add-on Features Hostels Should Have!

May 6, 2014 | 10

There`s hostels and there`s hostels! In saturated markets like Western and Central Europe I – and supposedly many other fellow travelers – observed a differentiation between business hostels and real traveler hostels. There is an important difference in … Read More