Hitchhiking with hijab (Iran)

If anybody looks through some photos of this travel it will be automatically apparent to her that I love scarves. The one item that will never be missing from my backpack is a… Continue reading

Teatime in Yunnan: Puer, more than Chinese tea

Sightly annoyed, tired, dirty and ultimately lonely we walk out of town. From the last underground station, the city extends further, and we cross empty neighbourhoods, bridges and roads. Blindly, guided only by… Continue reading

Isfahan Blue (2). Minakari through the alleys

Blue is the colour of Isfahan, as if heaven had come down to earth in a million fragments, taking over mosques, mausoleums, bazaars. Shades of azure cover the city in miniature designs. Along… Continue reading

Isfahan Blue (1). A Treasure hunt for Ghalamkar

Isfahan feels like a corner of home in between a labyrinth of strange places. It might be its airs of great city, the pride with which it stands like a noble lady with… Continue reading

Asia Overland – Hitchhiking the longest way to India

It’s a common travellers dream to imagine a way to India overland, following the fading steps of ancient roads, of the Silk Route merchants, the hippy trail, or simply searching for the shortest… Continue reading

The palace under the rock (Bayin Nyi Cave – Myanmar)

Nobody really knows how we got there, how many turns we took, how many miles we drove until reaching the path guarded by the golden dragons. It must have been sometime in between… Continue reading

How to cross from Myanmar to India overland (at Tamu – Moreh)

A short guide to the documents, requirements and paths that lead to India overland through Myanmar.

Hitchhikers’ Handbook – across Asia with a suitcase of gifts (interview)

Ania and Jon, from hitchhikers handbook are setting off on a long travel across Asia. Hitchhiking with a cutural project and a suitcase of gifts.

DIY Travels – Ovenless pizza recipe (for camping stove!)

After some research and a few days experimenting we ended up with quite a simple and tasty ovenless pizza recipe. It can be baked at home or in a camping stove.

A Hobo’s Great Circumnavigation Scramble (interview)

I’m Walker. I’m sitting at my Mom’s house waiting for the toy store I worked at to open so I can pick up my last paycheck, buy some groceries and head back out to the woods. I just finished circumnavigating the planet.

VeoVeo: When the Year Ends

It’s common sense – says Marta – the year ends in autumn and starts again in March. And in between? In between is hibernation, or change, or centrifugal force carrying one through the… Continue reading

The Tibetan town of Dege ( A lesson of compassion)

The Tibetan town of Dege is a treasure hidden in the mountains of Western Sichuan. Disobeying the laws of time, it hides at the end of the world, keeping only a faint connection of dirt… Continue reading

One postcard, one day of travel

An invention to finance our way to India. Every handmade postcard takes us one day further in this travel.

DIY Travels – Postcards from Neverland

Camping in Pai (Thailand) we started to draw for hours under the tropical rain. And made up a little guide for you to draw your own postcards too.

DIY Travels – Dandelion beer

A simple recipe to making dandelion beer while travelling or at home. Just one hundred flowers and some natural magic.

#The Art of Thumb – the best hitchhiking signs

If you are one of those who hitchhikes just with a thumb, letting the road take you wherever it wants, here is a dose of inspiration to change your mind and maybe make your… Continue reading

DIY Travels – simple travel diary

Words. Trying to make sense of everything that is new. Of the million sensations that surround your travel. Of the ideas that come and go as if in every turn they were something… Continue reading


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    This is mainly about our Mission Asia - a travel from Bulgaria to the East with no deadline but the aim of reaching India overland, no matter the labyrinth of borders we need to draw. On the way we will be blogging thoughs, routes and encounters.