We, Edwin & Ivonne, welcome you on our website.
On this website we share our experiences of the journey that we started in June 2007.

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Last update site: January 5th 2015 (Netherlands)

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"Kuwait was in our opinion the most enjoyable place to visit in the Arabian Gulf. Edwin is here posing with an Iranian butcher on the market of Kuwait City "
[Kuwait City, Kuwait]
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"This was our bird watching team in Wasur NP in Indonesian Papua. It is a great place to see Birds of Paradise"
[Merauke, Indonesia]
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"We travelled some part of our journey by our own 1984 Toyota Land Cruiser BJ45"

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The climate of your destination can make or break your journey. It is important to know what weather to expect.

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In June 2007 we started our long wished journey over the planet. We have a planned route which can off course change during the journey as result of many circumstances. We will keep both the travelled and planned route up-to-date on this website.

Click here or on the earth button on the left, to see our travelled and planned route.



From all the former Soviet Republics we visited so far (13 out of 15), we found Armenia the most Soviet-authentic
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Last posted articles & columns:
A visit to the Vatican Museum
(Assisi - Italy / October 2014)
Shit trolley
(Palermo - Italy / October 2014)
Our gays only dance on boats
(Catania - Italy / September 2014)
BiH: land with complex background
(Shkodra - Albania / August 2014)
Last posted photo presentations:
Myanmar, undisvovered pearl of Asia
(Netherlands / January 2015)
Venice, still possible to enjoy
(Venice - Italy / November 2014)
Rome, Italy's heart
(Venice - Italy / November 2014)
Last posted videos:
Armenia, back to the USSR
(Netherlands / December 2014)
Road Trip Georgia
(Netherlands / December 2014)
A drive to Shatili - Georgia
(Netherlands / December 2014)
Last posted Weblogs:
30,000 kilometres
(November & December 2014)
Churches and Art
(October 2014)
On the way to Sicily
(September 2014)
Expensive cars and scenic routes
(August 2014)


"Uzbekistan is a picture-perfect country in Central Asia "
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"Kurdish Iraq was an interesting place to visit. Unfortunately, it isn't safe anymore due to the Islamic State (IS) "
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"India is a place to love and hate at the same time"
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