• North America

    Canada (Ontario & Quebec)

    Itinerary: Toronto – Niagara Falls – Bruce Peninsula & Georgian Bay – Fathom Five National Marine Park – Ottawa – Quebec City – Montreal Canada is the second largest country in the world (after Russia), but has only 35 million inhabitants. I’m traveling for two weeks in the provinces of Ontario and Québec, located in southeastern Canada. The country is…

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    Pacific Northwest, USA

    Itinerary: Seattle – Boeing Factory – Yakima Valley – Columbia River Gorge – Mount Hood – Crater Lake National Park – Willamette Valley – Portland – Mount Saint Helens – Mount Rainier National Park – Olympic National Park Seattle After a flight of almost ten hours, I land at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport late in the morning, local time. For the…

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    Mountain States, USA

    Itinerary: Rocky Mountain National Park – Denver – The California Zephyr – Shoshone Falls – Sawtooth Range – Stanley – Bitterroot Valley – Missoula – National Bison Range – Glacier National Park – Helena – Cody – Yellowstone National Park – Grand Teton National Park – Fort Collins Rocky Mountain National Park There’s really no reason you should visit Estes…

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    New York & New England, USA

    Itinerary: New York City – Cape Cod – Plymouth – Boston – Lexington – Concord – Portland – Camden – Bar Harbor – Acadia National Park – White Mountain National Forest – Green Mountain National Forest – Grafton – Deerfield – Litchfield New York revisited It’s almost midnight when I walk out of Penn Station. It is a balmy late…

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    Florida, USA

    Itinerary: Kennedy Space Center – Cape Canaveral – Fort Lauderdale – Miami Beach – Miami – the Florida Keys – Key West – Everglades National Park – Sanibel Island – Sarasota Kennedy Space Center and Cape Canaveral While in The Netherlands winter is approaching, I travel to the other side of the Atlantic Ocean for a road trip in the…

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    Southwest, USA

    Itinerary: Las Vegas – Zion National Park – Red Canyon – Bryce Canyon – Grand Staircase Escalante – Dixie National Forrest – Capitol Reef National Park – Canyonlands National Park – Arches National Park – Monument Valley – Canyon de Chelly – Glenn Canyon Dam – Lake Powell – Antelope Canyon – Wupatki National Monument – Flagstaff – Grand Canyon…

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    Deep South, USA

    Itinerary: New Orleans – Natchez – Vicksburg – Greenville – Memphis – Nashville New Orleans It’s just before 4 p.m. local time, and I’m at Atlanta International Airport waiting for my flight to New Orleans. My biological clock is at 10 p.m. and I’m already tired. It’s a typical first day of a journey: getting up way too early, taking…

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    Washington, DC & Shenandoah National Park, USA

    It’s just before 9 p.m. local time when I arrive at my hostel on 11th street in Washington DC. Things haven’t really worked out so far. For starters, I was supposed to arrive in Washington early afternoon, but upon check-in at Amsterdam Airport, I was told that the flight was ‘overbooked’ and that I could not board. After a while…

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    California, USA

    Itinerary: Los Angeles – Pacific Coast Highway (Route 1) – Yosemite National Park – San Francisco Los Angeles After a long, fourteen hour flight, including a transfer in Paris, I arrive at Los Angeles International Airport for a two-week road trip in the state of California. It takes only fifteen minutes to go through customs and security. At the rental…