I found this article about a Czech visitor who had overstayed his tourist visa and did not have money for an airplane ticket. He tried to leave Taiwan on a self built raft to travel to Japan inspired by Life of Pi. ...read more!
Do you ever have this feeling that you want to be at a destination you only dream of and it seems like you know this place very well (while it might not even exist) . The thing is you only know the place in your dreams, but when you finally reach the destination one day you’ll get a dejavu…
I guess that’s called fernweh:
A crave for travel; being homesick for a place you’ve never been
A flight from Huatulco to Mexico City
My advise: take a plane and go wherever you feel you belong.
In 2011 I was working as a guide in Barcelona with bicycle tours (CruisingBarcelona) through the city. That summer I met Annemay van den Heuvel, while she was visiting BCN with her friend. I guided her through town with the tour and we had nice conversations.
One year later I started my studies in the Netherlands and with our class we went to Barcelona for a study-trip – it had to be Barcelona?
Funny thing was, that Annemay also started the same study (in another city) and we met again during this trip.
At work as a guide in Barcelona, the group with Annemay – summer 2011