Festivals & Events

New Year’s Eve in Ecuador

New Year’s Eve in Ecuador

Fire works, driving around with effigies and burning them at night, having your body cleansed with herbs and an egg – all is part of New Year’s Eve in Ecuador.

Challenges of a Car Rally in Suriname

Challenges of a Car Rally in Suriname

The 18-hour SOL Adventure Rally and the 4-day Savanna Rally focus on the savanna of Suriname. We joined the dozens of teams and conquered our own challenges.

Blessing of the Land Cruiser in Copacabana (Bolivia)

Blessing of the Land Cruiser in Copacabana (Bolivia)

The snow-white Basilica of Copacabana, along Lake Titicaca in Bolivia, is the backdrop to a weekly ritual: La Benedicion de Movilidades. After a six-month, stressful restoration of the Land Cruiser, we feel it can definitely use a blessing before we hit the road again.