Three and a half years of travel have finally ended. What do I have to show for it?
My first time hitchhiking from Antwerp to Amsterdam was a real learning experience — and the start of a grand adventure
That time I was arrested by the Azerbaijan army while trekking near the Russian border
After Jianshui I prepared to travel to the cities of Dali and Lijiang, but an auspicious meeting showed China's power to surprise
I traveled to Bako National Park in the hope of seeing the bizarre Proboscis monkey in the wild. I saw these and a whole lot more
Travelers often search for authenticity, but what exactly does that mean? I pondered this question while visiting Jianshui
My experience in Kathmandu showed me the dangers of judging a place based on first impressions
The final chapter of my trek in Nepal awaited — the legendary Annapurna Base Camp. After viewing this beautiful panorama, I went to Ghandruk, where one event put everything in context
A once in a lifetime opportunity beckoned — the chance to walk into the icy heart of the Annapurna Massif. But would I have the stamina to get there?
The final stretch of the Annapurna Circuit took me from Larjung to Ghorepani, where I considered quitting the trek entirely
From Kagbeni I trekked south to Larjung, as the Annapurna Circuit threw more surprises my way