A short travel story: how they make you pray

We were looking for a cheap room in Mysore, India. We found one close to the bus station and to some sightseeing spots and took it. What we did only realize at night was the neighborhood: at 5 o’clock in the morning the muezzin started to sing his prayers. Loud and clear! He couldn’t be…

Do’s and dont’s traveling around New Zealand

New Zealand is kind of hyped at the moment. As I travel around this awesome country I meet more Germans that I do in Europe. Let me give you some quick do’s and dont’s if you plan to come to New Zealand.

Traveling in low season

I really recommend you to travel in low season! Let me give you some good reasons: Obviously the prices in low season are a lot cheaper. Especially when you travel with your backpack this makes a huge difference; usually you don’t book your accommodation in advance and in low season this gives you the best…

Travel essentials roadtrip

My roadtrip experience is mainly based on my travels in New Zealand. Although I did other roadtrips before – U.S. Westcoast and Italy/France – I’m talking here about living in the car not only for a short holiday but for at least a couple of weeks to several months. It is a nice experience if…