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How Small Is The World? | March 24, 2017

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Christopher Many`s “Right Beyond the Horizon”

October 3, 2016 |

The sun is high in the blueish sky. A slight haze covers the mountain range. I can`t give any of those peaks its correct name, the 360° view is nonetheless overwhelming. I am alone up here on 1695 … Read More

“Europe by Motorcycle” – First Conclusions

September 16, 2016 |

It`s halftime. I traveled to all European countries that are situated to the west of Switzerland. This (and next) year` s travel project of mine called Europe by Motorcycle should bring me to all European countries, riding my motorcycle … Read More

Slow Travelers: Selected Slow Travel Adventures Worth Following!

February 1, 2016 |

Everybody can travel slowly. But slow travelers are a rare species on this fascinating planet these days, increasingly so because of the availability of cheap and fast transportation, the way the common working life is structured today and … Read More

Europe by Motorcycle – The Adventure Travel 2016

January 5, 2016 |

The days become longer again, not only in Europe. And with every longer day, the departure for the adventure travel of the year 2016 comes closer. “Europe by Motorcycle“ is the catchy and tacky title of this upcoming … Read More

How Small Is Switzerland? A Motorcycle Experience

October 25, 2015 | 1

Do you know Switzerland? I realized I don`t know it well enough for a Swiss guy. I used to travel only by train in Switzerland which means that I roughly knew where towns are located and how many … Read More

All That You Miss When You Fly

October 20, 2015 |

Thinking about traveling also implies thinking about the means of transport you use while traveling. I personally made the experience that traveling by airplane is not satisfying at all; this is especially relevant because the majority of travelers … Read More

Why Do The Swiss Work So Much?

October 4, 2015 |

“The Swiss work so much,” a fact I realize anew when I come back to Switzerland from longer travels. Almost 90 % of the Swiss men work full-time and more than 44 hours a week (profamilia.ch). That`s nearly … Read More

Finding George Orwell in Burma – an Alternative Travel Guide for Myanmar

May 15, 2015 | 2

Burma and George Orwell share an intriguing past. Setting out to find any traces left of Orwell in today`s Myanmar, Emma Larkin travels in the footsteps of the famous British writer through a country that has just begun … Read More

Why Myanmar is the Next Backpacking Paradise

April 18, 2015 |

Backpacking in Myanmar used to be totally impossible. In the aftermath of the Cyclone Nargis in 2008 and the general elections held by the regime in 2010 Myanmar gradually started to open up again, at least for … Read More

Travel Costs in Myanmar 2015

March 28, 2015 |

MYANMAR IS EXPENSIVE! That`s, still, the opinion of many and of Lonely Planet, too:

“At a pinch, shoestring travellers can get by on a budget of approximately US$60 a day for a cheap guesthouse (no aircon and dubious … Read More