JoÃ£o Pessoa, Paraiba | Northeast Brazil
A city I fell in love with, within the North. This was where I wanted to settle down in Brazil if everything had worked out
Praia do Luz, Imbituba | Santa Catarina | Southeast Brazil
I spent two months in this paradise and part of my daily routine was running barefooted on this beach. It gave my mind - body and soul new life.
FlorianÃ³polis, Santa Catarina | Southeast Brazil
360-degree viewpoint on top of Morro da Galheta
lenÃ§ois, Northeast Brazil
Natural beauty surrounds this place.
The brown water is unique to this area and comes from the natural minerals in the surrounding plant life
Recife, Northeast Brazil
Boa Viagem beach is the Copacabana of the North
Farol da Barra, Salvador | Northeast Brazil
Barra Lighthouse pointing to the extreme south of Salvador
Rio de Janeiro | Southeast Brazil
Cristo the Redeemer on a cloudy day
The Rocinha community, Rio de Janeiro | Southeast Brazil
A small piece of the largest community
MaceiÃ³ beach | Northeast Brazil
The outdoor life in Brazil is neverending
Olinda, Recife | Northeast Brazil
The view of Recife's coastline and skyscrapers from this peaceful village
Sunset dune In Jijoca de Jericoacoara | Northeast Brazil
Jericoacoara is a kite surfing heaven throughout most of the year. The village was build on the dunes and has in recent years developed into a small holiday paradise
Porto Seguro, Arrial De Ajuda | Northeast Brazil
The view point from Matriz Nossa Senhora church
Tumbling around in the border town
Rabida, Galapagos Islands | Ecuador
A standing, sleeping Pelican in the mangrove top
San Francisco, California | U.S
Just arrived after fifteen hours on the train. Dead tired and looking for my hostel
The fourth of five tiny villages in a small mountain region overlooking the mediterranean sea also known as Cinque Terre, meaning the five.
Exmouth, Western Australia
Ningaloo Marine Park in Cape Range national park. I caught my first fish here
Lake Quilotoa, Chugchilan | Ecuador
An old collapsed volcano filled up with old rainwater from past decades. The green colour is from dissolved minerals.
A great part of the Andean region for hiking and home to the cloud forest.
The Capital of Switzerland and watches.
The second largest city in Germany.
Stranded on the boat waiting to take off on a four day ride up the Amazon River to Iquitos.
Orange, Eastern Australia
I and Warren came trough Orange looking for work but ended up camping and drinking some local wine.
Was passing through on the way to Regensburg and ended up going on the PISS with some English men.
The board walk.
Alcatraz, San Francisco | California | U.S
One of many small prison cells on Alcatraz island.
The last of five tiny villages (Chinque Terre) you can hike over each of them and enjoy good cheese and wine on the cliffs
I went to sunday mess for the first time in my life in this local church
Santa Cruz, Galapagos Islands | Ecuador
At the Darwin center with giant land Turtles.
The first of five tiny villages in a small mountain region overlooking the mediterranean sea also know as Chinque Terre, meaning, the five.
Wineglass Bay, Freycinet National Park | Tasmania
WineGlass Bay is located in Freycinet national park on the East coast of Tasmania and is an incredible place to visit.
Hike over a small mountain and camp wherever you like and enjoy an open campfire with the sound of wild dolphins in the bay.
Monkey Mia, Western Australia
Monkey Mia is a small corner of the world where you can go and feed dolphins, or maybe even get chased by Emus. The nearest town is in shark bay (The name says is all).
Genovesa, Galapagos Islands | Ecuador
Genovesa is the smallest island of the Galapagos Islands.
The Marine Iguana is one of the unique animals here
This is probably where you would end up if you came by boat from Yurimaguas.
Flagstaff, Arizona | U.S
At the top of Mount Humphreys Peak at 3.851 meters
Everest Region, The Himalayas
Almost at Gorak Sheep and stopped to enjoy some breathtaking scenery.
Halls Creek, Western Australia
I got stranded on the Tanami road to Wolf Creek Crater when my car suddenly stopped. Wolf creek is the second largest meteor crater on Earth and about 130 km in on this dirt road.
A town three is home to the local Iguanas in this peaceful Mexican village
Looking up the skirt of the Eiffel tower
Another MAN made wonder of the world. The Great Wall Of China.
A two-time visit to the party capital of the Italian east coast along with great beaches
Regensburg has the St. Peter's Dome and the Danube river.
It's covered with old narrow stone streets which gives it a great medieval look.
There is also a lake outside of town for swimming in the summertime.
What better place to visit a friend.
Nambung National Park, Western Australia
The Pinnacles are limestone formations that were formed by seashell material. They were broken down during time and then blown inland to form something like this.
What you make of it, I'll let you be the judge of that!
The capital of Scotland has the Edinburg castle watching over it.
More pubs than you can count and a worldwide artist festival every summer that fills up the main street. Definitely a must-see on your bucket list
I and Juan were dropped off here by a truck driver. Then stranded indoors while a cyclone past over. One of the bigger and nicer cities in Mexico.
Grand Canyon, Arizona | U.S
Colorado river running through Grand Canyon. Another of the 7 natural wonders of the world
Rincah Island, Indonesia
Giant Komodo dragons live freely here in their own natural habitat.
Keep your eyes open as they are pretty good camouflaged within the environment.
Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory | Australia
On my day off fishing, this fellow showed up. Crocodiles are territorial animals.
I naturally retreated as I was on his turf and the fact that he was bigger than my little boat
Unfortunally brings back bad memories as i did not do any camping and climbing in this Mountain region, but instead got food poisoning and had to lie at the local hospital for 4 days.
Queensland desert road, Eastern Australia
From Hillston to Brisbane. One of MANY long drives.
Coober Pedy, Southern Australia
Passed through this small mining town on the way up North.
Nice university city
Leimebamba, Northern Peru
Leimebamba museum is worth a visit with its hundreds of mummies that were found in Lake of the Condors. This is from the town's main plaza.
Blue Mountains, Eastern Australia
A day out rock climbing at Mount Victoria
Perth, Western Australia
Working as a Teiler has its benefits. My boss rented me his house which had a pool and a barby area.
Amazon Jungle, Peru
On a trek in the Jungle, listening to Animal sounds.
Firenze is a great city to explore and includes the history of many famous artists like Michelangelo and Da Vinci
Port Maquire, Eastern Australia
Visiting the Koala hospital.
Berri Backpackers, Berri | Southern Australia
The gang from Berri Backpackers.
Daly Waters, Northern Territory | Australia
Two houses, with a gas station and a local bar where travellers have plastered their photos and origin on the walls and ceiling.
Karijini National Park, Western Australia
One of many showers in the many magnificent freshwater gorges
Tingo Maria, Peru
I just needed a couple of cold beers on this hot day
Known for its drug cartels, gorgeous women and various implants.
The Rio Napo River in the Ecuadorian Amazon. A great place for high-level River rafting.
A cool harbour city in great surroundings and the next to be Queen of Denmark's hometown.
Downtovn Little Italy.
Just too much of everything
Eugene, Oregon | U.S
Great nature surrounds the outskirts.
Portland, Oregon | U.S
A cool city with the largest forest park in the U.S
On the road stop in Southern Australia
Enjoying some wine after a long days drive.
My friend Aaron showing me the view from Eugene hill
Berri, Southern Australia
The Berri Backpacker gang.
Halls Creek - Western Australia
The Tanami Road to Wolf Creek Crater.
Laguna Azul, Peru
Small vacation place for the local Peruvians. The Nearest town is Taraputo
Bartolome, Galapagos Islands | Ecuador
The mini Pinguin is one of the uniqe Animals on Bartolome and most of their breeding colony exist around the Island.
Ensenada is the first tourist city you hit after the SouthWest U.S border.
Not my kind of scenery but met some locals that made it worth my while
Basilica del Voto Nacional
Alice Springs, Northern Territory | Australia
Isolated desert town in the Northern Territory, halfway up to Darwin.
The Cathedral among other things. Irish folks songs. Temple bar and good Irish coffee with the highest pub in the whole of Ireland.
Monaco Ville, Monaco
Money money money makes the world go around, and makes people funny. If you live here that is what you have MONEY.
Adelaide, Southern Australia
The fifth biggest city.
The Plaza Mayor at night time.
The Boat canal
Tioman Island, Eastern Malaysia
Small Island with dense rainforest.
My hammock and my porch
The student city of Italy
Pag Island, Croatia
Pag Island is just off the coast of Croatia connected by a bridge.
You can rent an apartment here with your own little private beach area and dive for seafood.
Free hunting and food.
The view over Perth and the swan river from kings park.
Magnetic Island, Eastern Australia
A tiny Island 8 km off the coast of Townsville. A brilliant little spot to visit.
Cairns, NorthEastern Australia
Did some amazing diving up here in The Great Barrier Reef. There is also a rain forest if you go just a bit further up North.
Bukit Timah, Singapore
Crazy Monkeys at the nature reserve.
Is a town in the North that you can check out on the way to Chinque Terre.
Loch Ness, Scotland
Urquhart Castle overlooks Loch Ness and lies between Fort Wiliam and Inverness. You can walk from the village Drumnadrochit where you'll also find a nice homie little hostel.
I did not encounter Nessie here.
Cataract Gorge is a pretty remarkable place for cliff jumping, hiking or just hanging out and go swimming. It makes for a nice day in nature while still remaining inside the city
Cathedral of Saint George the Martyr
The third of five tiny villages in a small mountain region overlooking the mediterranean sea also known as Cinque Terre, meaning the five
Our Pimps and Whores party.
Mitad Del Mundo, the red line marks The middle of the world. The real middle is 240 meters north.
Shopping - cosy cafe's and sailing around the channels
Kuelap ruin, Chachapoyas | Northern Peru
The family I stayed overnight with on Kuelap Mountain.
Thredbo, Southern Australia
I taught a South African to ski here. Good times!
An old collapsed volcano filled up with old rainwater from past decades. The green colour is from dissolved minerals. A great part of the Andean region for hiking and home to the cloud forest.
Great Barrier Reef, Eastern Australia
I had my most amazing diving experiences here. One of the 7 natural wonders of the World. It stretches 2.500 km down the coast.
Great Ocean Road, Southern Australia
The Twelve Apostles is a great sight if you can manage to stand still for 5 minutes before the flies eat you alive.
San Diego, California
The border between San Diego and Tijuana
Investigating the Loch Ness phenomenon
Kuelap ruin, Chachapoyas | Peru
A wet but bright day at the impressive Kuelap ruin.
Northern Territory, Australia
Uluru (Ayers Rock) in Kata Tjuta national park is a large sandstone rock, 335 km from Alice Springs. It is considered a holy landmark and is very sacred to the native people, the Aborigines.
Great small town in the amazing riverland region.
Park Itchimbia, Quito - Ecuador
My favourite place in Quito, park Itchimbia. I lived just below it at Hostel Revolution for several months. It is overlooking the whole city in the valley below surrounded by volcanoes
Melbourne, Southern Australia
I spent new years eve here. A city that has everything and the second largest in Australia. You can also grab the ferry from here to Tasmania.
Vung Tau, Vietnam
Is a fisherman town 2 hours north of Ho Chi Minh and is a nice getaway from the noise big city.
Berri Backpackers, Berri - Southern Australia
BIG love is in the air
Fraser Island, Eastern Australia
Old shipwreck from the 1800 hundreds that was washed up on shore by a cyclone.
The view from Indian Head
Almost half a million people live in this jungle city and have yet to see a violent crime. It can only be reached by a 4 days boat ride on the Amazon or by plain.
It is possible to hold a baby Panda or cuddle a big one if you are willing to pay a little extra. A VERY cool experience at the Panda Research Center.
Beer time after af long hot walk.
La Spezia, Italy
Your gateway to Chinque Terre and well worth spending some days.
I stayed here for a couple of days on my way down to Peru. One of the best cities in Ecuador with good scenery, a great market, and cool nightlife
Bought a couple of books from this Danish bookstore for my everest trek.
I spent 3 months here working in a bar and was mostly drunk during the night and sleeping during the day, but hey, it was an experience from one of my first and earlier trips in my twenties
Majestic! Another of the 7 natural wonders of the world
Brisbane, Eastern Australia
Parklands Beach is an oasis in the middle of this big city.
I managed to get myself registered as unemployed even though I am not Italian.
Won't be doing that again, trust me
La Paz, Mexico
La Paz is at the end of the Baja Peninsula. A 20-hour bus ride from Tijuana.
You can grab the ferry from here and cross the sea of Cortez to get to mainland Mexico (Real MEXICO).
The Berliner Dom
Tennant Creek, Northern Territory | Australia
Pulled over for the night here.
Venice can be a maze if you are looking for a place to stay. You'll easily spend hours exploring all the small alleys or getting yourself lost.
A tip I can offer is to stay at the small town Mestre, not far from Venice and then take the train there for a day trip.
Tranquilo or relaxing is the word for this village outside of Puerto Vallarta.
The bus will drop you off in the middle of nowhere and then you are on your own.
Cheap beer, endless amazing beaches and fresh giant scrimps from the local fisherman
Karijini national park, Western Australia
Byron Bay, Eastern Australia
The lighthouse. Also possible to do hang gliding and fly next to it as you float over the sea
Mission Beach, San Diego | California
San Diego has numerous beach areas with each their own attitude and mostly warm climate trough out the year
Amazon River, Peru
A four days boat ride carrying me up to the isolated jungle city, Iquitos
Lukla, Everest Region | Nepal
Prayer time at the local Monastery.
The waterfall at Tingo Maria national park.
Kununurra, Western Australia
Kununurra is a fruit picking town halfway between Darwin and Broome.
Canberra, Eastern Australia
The Capital and my last stop after 1 year traveling 35.000 km. Saying goodbye to my car betty and thanking for one of the most memorable times in my life.
Stayed here for one night on my way to Cali.
Freycinet National Park, Tasmanian
Mountain biking in the Tasmanian hills.
Nature and photo stop somewhere on the road down to Perth.
The second of five tiny villages in a small mountain region overlooking the mediterranean sea also known as Cinque Terre, meaning the five.
I and my new spongey friend at San Francisco Bay.
Somewhere on the road
Freycinet National Park, Tasmania
I picked up the New Zealand twins who were hitchhiking to wineglass bay and we decided to camp here for the night and make a campfire.
The Whitsunday Islands, Eastern Australia
Consist of about 74 Islands spread out along the coast and makes for some great cruises.
Las Lajas Cathedral is an amazing church between the Colombian border and Pasto by the small village of Ipiales.
Blue Mountains, Southern Australia
The Three Sisters.
Broome, Western Australia
The beach of Broome Is said to be the third most beautiful one on the globe. I agree
Mount Everest base camp, Everest region | Himalayas
When reaching the base camp after eight days of trekking then you know that it was worth all
the hard effort.
The Himalayas. Another of the 7 natural wonders.
Darwin, Northern Territory | Australia
Worked in the Kakadu park which is about 130 km from Darwin.
buy or sell you car or just enjoy the wast backpacker offers that is available here.
Too hot to even move, anyway.
Rottnest Island, Western Australia
A small island 19 km off the coast of Perth.
Good fishing - camping and secluded beaches.
Watch out for the Quokka, a giant rat looking creature that will invade your tent and eat anything. You can take the ferry from Perth in Fremantle.
Gorak Sheep, Everest region
Mount Everest view from Kala Patar at 5545 meters
Only spent a couple of hours here as i was grabbing a train further on, but what can i say. IT IS ROMEEEEEEE!!
Atilla, Gaby, and Diana at Pichincha volcano.
Landscape view of some of the vastness in the Blue Mountain range
The local church (clock tower) by the main plaza. Vilcabamba is the mountain village where I spent two weeks writing the first part of my journey.
It is perfect for that sort of things.
The view of the Monkey Temple as seen from afar
Coral Bay, Western Australia
Small beach town on the West coast.
Pretty cool place to dive and swim with giant Manta rays.
Like flying gracefully with a huge underwater vacuum cleaner.