travel writing

A selection of first-hand accounts of what life on the road is like.

 


travel stories:

* brewing my first beer in the caribbean (2017)

[Most people just don’t move to Mexico for a few months to work at a brewery. Brewing craft beer in the Caribbean wasn’t even a dream of mine. It was a dream of someone else… ]

* crossing the sahara desert (2008)

[I arrived in Africa by air, flying into Tangiers from Madrid, with one of the worst hangovers in my life. During a 14 hour layover in Madrid my travel mates and I had decided to not get a hotel room… ]

* journey to the end of the world (2005)

[The mission was simple; we wanted to travel to the end of the world. Ushuaia is a small town at the very bottom of the American continent, and for some reason we felt compelled to travel there… ]

 

Six Things I did… (2018) – coming soon
* A night at the Horizontal Palace (2017) – coming soon
Going back to the World’s Most Dangerous Road (2017) – coming soon
* Getting Arrested in Ukraine (2001) – coming soon
* The first day in Istanbul (2001) – coming soon

 


other travel writing:

 

* Beginning of an African Adventure: Morocco (2011)

[Guest post was written for travelblat.com]

* Marrakech and the Coast (2011)

[Guest post was written for globotreks.com]

Top 10 Wildlife Viewing Destinations (2009)

[written for continentaldrifters.ca]

Top 10 Tourist Attractions in London (2009)

[written for continentaldrifters.ca]

 


life on the road (travel blogs):

 Europe (2015):

  • Europe Bound 2015! (2014)
  • Two More Sleeps (2015)
  • Arrival in Amsterdam (2015)
  • Crossing the Continent (2015)
  • La Belle Vita / The good life (2015)
  • The Weekend in Prague (2015)
  • Travelling Tuscany (2015)
  • Rome and Back Again (2015)

Africa (2008):

  • On the Road Again… (2008)
  • Vancouver to Bamako in 30 Seconds… (2008)
  • A Change of Direction. (2008)
  • Drifting Along the Gold Coast (2008)

South America (2005):

  • Hello Peru (2005)
  • Sitting on top of the world (2005).
  • Green Beer and Dancing Gringos (2005).
  • The Bus “Adventure” triple threat (2005)
  • The Mighty Amazon (2005)
  • Coast to Coast! (2005)
  • Beaches, Caipirinhas and Brazil (2005)
  • Ain’t no party like a Brazilian beach party (2005)
  • I’m Starting to doubt that Brazil will let us leave (2005)
  • Ilha do Miel (2005)
  • Crossing Uruguay (2005)
  • Oh, Argentina (2005)
  • Buenos Aires / The best 5 week party of all time (2005)
  • Journey to the end of the world (2005)
  • Route 40 / End of the 8700 km road trip (2005)
  • 36 hours until takeoff (2005)