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Panama

Panama

Panama means the end of the North American continent. There are two Americas, North and South, Central America is not a continent, it’s a geopolitical division. Panama can be frustrating and it turned out to be expensive. The convenience of US $ is not as...
CANADA: THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY

CANADA: THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY

The scream of the reel is electrifying. The rod bends double, the tip almost piercing the swell. ‘You got a strike,’ yells Ryan. Stumbling across the deck I wrestle the rod from the downrigger. Whatever’s on the end has already hit warp-speed. The...
Lets get out of the heat of Arizona…..

Lets get out of the heat of Arizona…..

We left Arizona bound for cooler climates.  Anywhere north that would offer us a reprieve from the heat, with unknown destinations in mind.  Ultimately we hope to get to Canada for a while. So we finished the tasks on the van and loaded her up with three dogs, two...
Aplicaciones útiles para viajeros

Aplicaciones útiles para viajeros

For the English version see below. Nosotros somos bastante amigos de la tecnología y aprendimos a usarla para hacer algunas cosas del viaje más fáciles. En el camino descubrimos varias aplicaciones para el celular que nos han sido de gran ayuda. Les contamos cuáles...

Dawson City SourToe Cocktail (Real Human Toe)

Dawson City’s Famous SourTOE Cocktail is definitely one of the strangest and most disgusting traditions that we’ve discovered. I mean a dead severed human toe in a glass, and we’re not talking a little pinky here people, it’s a gnarly toe,...

An Unforgettable Arrival Into Alaska

An adventure travel podcast from life on the road in a VW Bus Find out about how our arrival into Alaska nearly came to a tragic end and our disgusting encounter with a dead toe The post An Unforgettable Arrival Into Alaska appeared first on Kombi...
Halifax in Nova Scotia

Halifax in Nova Scotia

Am 19. Mai 2016 startete unsere Panamericana Reise mit unserem Flug nach Halifax in Kanada. Steffi nahm den Flieger in München, Daniel startete von Berlin aus. Und obwohl wir uns fest vorgenommen hatten, diesmal alles besser zu planen, als beim Start unserer Weltreise...

VW Bus Restoration – Fire and Rescue Mission

One of the most difficult times we’ve faced in all our years on the road. Check out the pictures from our post fire, Kombi rescue mission and listen to the first episode in the new Kombi Life podcast series. The post VW Bus Restoration – Fire and Rescue...
Lima Survivor

Lima Survivor

The hostel we stay at turns out to be a gathering place for overlanders. We meet a biker from Canada and one from Colombia. There is another Canadian with a 4×4 and we have a good time exchanging stories and experiences. We explore the neighborhood for a while...
Kleine Campingküche

Kleine Campingküche

Zu Beginn unserer Camperkarriere dachte ich, das Essen vom kleinen Gaskocher besteht im Wesentlichen aus Dosenravioli und Spaghetti mit Tomatensauce. Auf der dritten Reise nach Afrika und der ersten dort auf Campingplätzen gab es tatsächlich auch mal Asia Nudelsnacks,...
Salar de Uyuni – Bolivia

Salar de Uyuni – Bolivia

Preparation. You probably think that we have this whole thing planned out, right? Would you believe it that our preparation is only a few days ahead of our actual arrival time? As we found out, it is impractical to plan for more than a few days in advance. There are...

premiers livres de l’aventure

Le loup qui voulait faire le tour du monde de Orianne Lallemand et Eléonore Thuillier Résumé: Loup s’ennuie dans la forêt. Jusqu’au jour où lui vient une brillante idée: Et s’il voyageait? Faire le tour du monde, il en a toujours rêvé!Un simple sac...
Mexico, Baja California

Mexico, Baja California

We entered Mexico via California through the border town of Tecate in Baja California on November 28, 2015. Our Baja adventures ended up lasting more than two months. Before crossing we had agreed to meet another couple of Overlanders who were heading South at the...
Mercado

Mercado

Tuesdays is market day ‘up on the hill’ in San Miguel de Allende. It’s quite a good sized venue and the variety is high. From chop saws to pork chops nothing is missing from the offer. It’s like eBay, live version. While in Canada would be out...
Adios, Canada

Adios, Canada

We headed west through Whistler – someplace I’ve always wanted to go. I was a little unimpressed. It was a fine place – it just seemed overbuilt, overpriced and crowded. I’m not sure a regular person could live here. The people live in...