A new adventure: Travelling by cargo ship from Germany to America September 10th 2010 ‘You are going to America on a cargo ship? How long is that going to take? Wouldn’t it have been easier to fly?’ This is the general reaction from my friends when I tell them that I will cross the Atlantic Ocean by container ship. Easier perhaps, definitely cheaper, but also a lot more boring. I am going to study in New Mexico for a year, and continuing the theme from my epic overlan ... read more
I’ve always wanted to travel the world, ever since I was a little girl. I dreamt about adventures in strange lands, treasures that were to be uncovered and destinies that had to be followed. When I turned 35 years old, the time to live my dream had finally come. I sold my house, surrendered my responsibilities and gave away most of my possessions to follow the call of my soul.
My journey started in 2007 with an overland trip to Pakistan that was only supposed to last for a few months. I left my hometown of Leamington Spa in England for a train trip that took me through Germany, Czech Rep... full info