Travel around the world without flying – How and Why?

Travel around the world without flying – is it even possible? Just as when I stopped eating meat and dairy products, stopped accepting plastic bags and stopped shopping at fast fashion stores and products that come from sweat shops, the time has come for me to stop surpressing my knowledge and bad conscience of the impact all my flying has on the world. I am no longer gonna fly. But how, you might ask. How would I be able to travel to other continents? Well, Europe and Asia are connected by land so that can be done with…

1 year 24 countries 4 continents – 2017 in pictures

24 countries, 4 continents and 15 new countries. This is a visual recap of my 2017 travel year. England Philippines Malaysia Singapore France Qatar Indonesia Timor-leste Cambodia Iran Germany Slovenia Switzerland Canada Mexico Colombia Argentina Uruguay Brazil French Guiana(France) Suriname Guyana Trinidad & Tobago Barbados Sweden The ones in bold letters were first time countries for me this year and the normal ones are countries I’ve been to one or several times before. January-February The Philippines, Malaysia & Singapore Cebu, Coron & El Nido, The Philippines Taman Negara, Malaysia Singapore, Singapore March-April France, Qatar, Indonesia, Timor-Leste &…

Canada Road Trip Budget

** Money is in this post is Canadian dollars and for 2 people with camping gear not included as we already had that** 8 day road trip budget for western Canada Car rental for 8 days: 380$ – 48$/day – 24$/day/person Gas: 158$ – 20$/day – 10$/day/person Camping sites: 168$ – 24$/night – 12$/person/night Food: 165$ – 21$/day – 10$/person/day Eating out: 213$ – 27$/day – 13$/person/day Beer(including tasters at 6 Breweries): 196$ – 24$/day –  12$/person/day Hostel 1 night in Vancouver: 69$ – 35$/person Other: 96$ 1.445 $ for 2 people in 8 days = Average 90$/person/day (1.137US$ for 2 people in 8…

Is it safe to travel to Iran?

Is Iran safe? Is it safe to travel there alone as a girl? What is it like having to wear hijab and covering your whole body?  These are questions I’ve been getting multiple times a day during my month here in Iran. The question about what it’s like having to wear hijab and following Iran’s dress code comes as often from local people as from people outside of Iran. I know this is a very touchy and important subject for many people, and I will make a separate post discussing the clothing rules in Iran and my experience from wearing it along…