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On the Road Again...

Hi-Ho-Hi-Ho it’s off to work I go. And by work- I mean road and by go- I mean stop. That makes no sense, but anyways, I’m on the road again –ultimately heading back towards Queenstown/Wanaka to try to find work… again, but first, I must stop in Lake Tekapo.  784 more words

Hitchhiking in South America - 2

To hitch out of a big city the best is to take a bus to the nearest highway, preferably jump in a spot outside the metropolitan area. 659 more words


Is hitchhiking in Europe really safe for a girl?

Before I start, I just want to point out that this is my personal experience only and it is not my intention to scare or discourage people. 1,963 more words


University of Texas students hitchhike for charity, return in time for finals

The week before finals typically holds sleepless nights, copious amounts of coffee and sporadic Netflix breaks. University of Texas freshman Jessica Zeng and Kelly Ngo decided to also throw in a cross-country adventure nicknamed “Jailbreak.” 665 more words


Here I Am

I made it to Iceland. I took a cheap flight out of Washington, DC and I finally made it to this island in the north Atlantic Ocean. 461 more words


The ancient tale of a hobbit, a fairy and a wooden cow

This post is not about a specific country, but about a specific journey. Quite a crazy one. My friend Tom and I decided to hitchhike from Portugal to France. 1,410 more words