From KL to Porto – Pandas, Terracotta Army and Mount Hua in China

It's late afternoon, when I cross border from Laos to China. First smiley faces, I notice, belong to locals earning money on trading currencies. We haggle and I exchange some dollars. Huang and Ding are waiting for me. My drivers are freaking amazing. They help me find shop with local sim card. 30 dollars poorer, … Continue reading From KL to Porto – Pandas, Terracotta Army and Mount Hua in China

From KL to Porto Part 1- Malaysia, Thailand and Vientiane in Laos

Some explanation is probably required. Hitchhiking from Europe to Southeast Asia and vice versa was on my mind for a while. I found the idea inspirational and challenging. Why hitchhiking? I would travel by horse with a sword on the back, but the borders and visas are something, that can't be avoided. Hitching is great, … Continue reading From KL to Porto Part 1- Malaysia, Thailand and Vientiane in Laos

Hitching to Perth – Day 26-28 Perth / Finale

A single ride from Bunbury. I was lucky again. My driver took me straight to Fremantle, part of the Perth metropolitan area. It was early morning. I decided to sightsee the harbor, Kings Park and Botanic Garden before meeting Murray, my couchsurfing host in Perth. I spent a couple of hours exploring the harbor and … Continue reading Hitching to Perth – Day 26-28 Perth / Finale