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Thank You Japan!

Thank You Japan!

What a journey it has been! 9 months, 11 islands, 12,000 kilometers from Kyushu in the south to Hokkaido in the north. We kept you updated through our ‘Where are … Read more

Books on Overlanding

Books on Overlanding

A list of popular books on overlanding by car or motorcycle: around the world, through the Americas, and in Africa, Asia and Europe.

Where Are We – Japan 9 (Land Cruiser Factory & Automobile Museum in Nagoya)

Where Are We – Japan 9 (Land Cruiser Factory & Automobile Museum in Nagoya)

June 15, 2017: After a five-week stay with our families and friends in the Netherlands, our days in Japan have been on a rollercoaster. We visited the Toyota Automobile Museum in Nagoya (so awesome that Coen took 200 pictures) and thanks to the Land Cruiser community in Japan we could visit to the Land Cruiser’s factory of birth in Toyota.

Thank You South Korea!

Thank You South Korea!

When writing our last newsletter (you can sign up for it here) I was reminiscing about our 6-month stay in South Korea and started thanking people whom had helped us in … Read more

Where Are We – South Korea 8 (Seoul)

Where Are We – South Korea 8 (Seoul)

August 14, 2016: We sought the Olympic spirit at Seoul’s Olympic Park but melted away in the heat, as we did anywhere else outside aircon spaces. From temples and tombs we moved to massive and fascinating museums.

Where Are We – South Korea 4 (Seoul)

Where Are We – South Korea 4 (Seoul)

June 10, 2016: After a month of visiting family and friends in the Netherlands we returned to Korea. Back to good companionship, food, and a beautiful country – it feels good being here again.

Meet the Venezuelans!

Meet the Venezuelans!

One of things that makes any journey to Venezuela unique is its incredibly kind, helpful and hospitable people…

Bye Bye Brazil

Bye Bye Brazil

After 4 extensive visits, totaling some 600 days we are leaving Brazil…

From No-gos to Paradise

From No-gos to Paradise

Sometimes we’re not in harmony with ourselves, each other, or our surroundings. And then, suddenly, everything changes…