Hitchhiking the World

In April 2019 I started hitchhiking from The Netherlands to Vietnam. This is my trip until Almaty, Kazakhstan:

17.414 km

This is the distance I hitchhiked so far

270 Lifts

The amount of lifts I had.

19 Countries

I visited this amount of countries on my way from the Netherlands to Vietnam.

Who am I?

I am a guy from the Netherlands. Hitchhiking the world. In 2019 I try to hitchhike from The Netherlands to Vietnam. Read more about me.

How I travel

I travel just by hitchhiking. This means; I wait along the road for a car to take me. Sometimes I am also asking people at the gas station to take me further.

Hitchhike Map

Where did I Hitchhike? Click on the image below to see where I’ve hitchhiked so far. The image below is just the plan, the actual trip is updated on this hitchhiking map.

plan hitchhike from the netherlands to vietnam
This is the initial hitchhiking plan. Click on the image to see the actual route I’ve hitchhiked.

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Kyrgyzstan is perfect for trekking! Almost 90% of the country lies above 1500m altitude. This is lake Ala Kul at 3560m, the highlight of my 3-day hike in the Tien Shan mountain range ⁣⁣ #tienshan Read more…

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All day I saw only one person, a shepherd. He asked me if I wanted to sit on his horse 😂 after that he stayed 10 more minutes but we had nothing to talk or Read more…

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Decided to stay here for for 2 nights and enjoy the nature. Today I didn’t do anything (apart from making a fire) 🔥⁣ ⁣ Never wildcamped 2 nights at the same place before. But there’s Read more…

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One of the most quiet places I’ve camped: Lake Song Kol. Around me only mountains, herds of cows, horses and sheep and in the distance some yurts.⁣ ⁣ The lake is located at an altitude Read more…

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Kyrgyzstan is the country of Nomads 🇰🇬 There are Yurt-tents everywhere and you’ll often encounter sheep, horses, cows and goats freely walking around.⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ #kyrgyzstan #nomads #horse