Category Archives: Your contributions

Guest post: My First Hitchhike – by Surya Bhattacharya (Perpetuallyperipatetic)

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In this week’s guest post… we meet the wonderful Surya as she battles her fear and the darkness on her first ever hitchhike. The braveness she demonstrates is a source of inspiration as missing buses, language differences and finding herself on a border at dusk are all … Continue reading

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Guest post: Africa, Caribbean Adventure! by Jordan Ilareguy (travelingbuff)

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In this week’s guest post… we join Jordan on his African and Caribbean adventure, where he encounters crazy drivers, cultural diversity and the simple joy in the roar of an air plane’s motor. An interesting insight into a daily life of a flight … Continue reading

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Guest post: Hitchtenstein: Hitching to Liechtenstein – by Conor Bolas (A Bolas About)

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In this week’s guest post… we find Conor, and his friend Leo, on the trail of adventure to one of Europe’s smallest states Liechtenstein. Proving, no matter how big or how small, the opportunities to learn something new are endless… … Continue reading

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Guest post: A tactical guide to Hitchhiking – by Uncle Spike

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In this week’s guest post… we join new contributor Uncle Spike as he shares his wisdom and experience of hitch-hiking including its dark arts.  Wanderlust was my watchword, and very much part and parcel of who I was in the … Continue reading

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Guest post: Hitchhiking for the First Time – by Hector Fröhlich Cortez (whatdoitravelfor)

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In this week’s guest post… we join Hector from Brazil, who decided to try hitch-hiking for the first time while staying in the UK. What were his reasons for doing this and how did the journey go? Read his excellent … Continue reading

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Guest post: Moving house from Kraków to Montpellier in a two-and-a-half day solo hitchhiking journey – by Maria Dybicz

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In this week’s guest post we join Maria, a Polish-born English teacher, who sets off on her solo hitch-hiking journey across Europe in order to start a new life in France. A life-changing decision preceded by an epic journey… I … Continue reading

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Travel Photography Competition – week 53

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Hello everyone and welcome to the 53rd edition of our popular Travel Photography Competition. This week we are reviewing photos published on our Facebook page between 20th and 27th July. Maybe you have noticed the recent irregularity in our posting but that’s due to the … Continue reading

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Travel Photography Competition – week 50

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Hello everyone and welcome to the 49th edition of our popular Travel Photography Competition. This week we are reviewing photos published on our Facebook page between 25th June and 2nd July. Despite being on our 2 month hitch-hiking trip across northern Italy and the Balkan Peninsula … Continue reading

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Guest post: The Road to Budapest – by Tasha (autexousious)

We’ve got another engrossing story for you, sent by a female solo hitch-hiker thumbing her way across Germany, Poland, Lithuania, Slovakia and Hungary. This is the account of the last part of her journey. I guess if you are a … Continue reading

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