We, Edwin & Ivonne, welcome you on our website.
On this website we share our experiences of the journey that we undertook from 2007 till 2018.
Currently we are back in The Netherlands again.



"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]
see the photo impression here




"This was our bird watching team in Wasur NP in Indonesian Papua. It is a great place to see Birds of Paradise"
[Merauke, Indonesia]
see the photo impression here


"We travelled some part of our journey by our own 1984 Toyota Land Cruiser BJ45"

click here for the car page



When we are camping, we like to cook! And not just pasta with a pre-fabricated bolonaise sauce, but a good, tasty and healthy meal.

Click here for an overview of some of our camping meals



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
see more


Useful links: click here | Conditions: click here | Contact us: info@babakoto.eu  
Last posted articles & columns:
Arriving like a 1980’s popstar in Bluefields
(Sarapiqui - Costa Rica / Mar 2018)
El Salvador still suffers under her image
(Managua - Nicaragua / Feb 2018)
Honduras to El Salvador, via Guatemala
(San Miguel - El Salvador / Jan 2018)
"The Banana Republic of Honduras"
(San Miguel - El Salvador / Jan 2018)
Last posted photo presentations:
From the North Cape to the Lofoten
(Tromso - Norway / Aug 2018)
Varanger Peninsula
(Tromso - Norway / Aug 2018)
(Murmansk - Russia / Aug 2018)
Last posted videos:
Our trip to El Salvador
(San José / April 2018)
Dominican Republic: Caribbean vibe
(San Salvador / December 2017)
Mongolia by Buchanka
(Netherlands / October 2016)
Last posted Weblogs:
The land of the reindeers
(July 2018)
Traveling north
(June 2018)
(March-May 2018)
Enjoying Nicaragua
(February 2018)


"Uzbekistan is a picture-perfect country in Central Asia "
read more


"Kurdish Iraq was an interesting place to visit. Unfortunately, it isn't safe anymore due to the Islamic State (IS) "
see more


"India is a place to love and hate at the same time"
see more
Go to Articles sectionGo to Columns sectionGo to Photos sectionGo to countries sectionGo to weblog sectionGo to about us