On / Off the Road

On the Road, Off the Road – Enjoy the Life of Overlanding

Road trips, hiking adventures, rough camping, coming across festivals and events, visiting cultural and historic sites, fixing your overland vehicle, meeting people and making friends throughout the world.

A life of overlanding is enriching in so many ways. Take a look.

 

overland information on road travel in Kazakhstan (©Coen Wubbels)

Kazakhstan Overland Travel Guide

Travel information for your overland journey to Kazakhstan: roads, online navigation, gas stations, camping, and much more in our Kazakhstan Travel Guide.

Overlanding in Russia (©Coen Wubbels)

Books on Overland Adventures

Sure, we have our own adventures but at times it’s great to be inspired by other overlanders and read a good overlanding book – e.g. to get a feel what … Read more

Long-distance hiking in Jordan (©Karin-Marijke Vis)

Books on Long-distance Hiking

When we were on our first long-distance hike, the Baekdu Daegan in South Korea (750 kms), we had no idea that this sense of ‘forever’ walking through nature could be … Read more

Overland adventure in Japan during winter

Driving in Japan in Winter

Every day is a journey, and the journey is home itself ~Bashō “Yes, your tires are here waiting for you, but there are only two.” This was odd because our … Read more

Hiking the Pieterpad - a long-distance hike, Netherlands

Hiking the Pieterpad (Where are We – NL 4)

She wasn’t bored, just restless between adventures ~Atticus Wild camping in the forest, staying with family and friends, hiking with fellow overlanders, a roommate reunion, memorable stays through Warm Showers … Read more

Overlanding in Brazil

Why Visit Brazil? 5 Reasons

Brazil has much to offer and those who have followed our adventures know we spent more than two years driving to the country’s remotest corners, getting to know the very … Read more

Overland journey in Siberian winter

Overlanding in a Siberian Winter

Only partly prepared we head for the Siberian Winter that starts early October. Driving in snow and on ice became part of the routine.

Hiking the Jordan Trail (part 2)

Starting the new year in Ais, part 2 of hiking the Jordan Trail leads from Ais, via Dana and Petra to Wadi Rum and Aqaba, totalling the 650 kms adventure on foot.

The Jordan Trail Hike (part 1)

Part 1 of the Jordan Trail – 650 kms of hiking trails through Jordan. From the north, the hike goes from green lands to altitude plains.

Visit Vladivostok and check out the beautiful buildings

Sightseeing in Vladivostok

Vladivostok was a surprise on our journey – so much more than the end-stop of the Trans-Siberian Railway. Here’s why to visit Vladivostok.

Feeling Welcome in Vladivostok

Vladivostok: from a new, flashy and organized airport into maddening traffic, but most of all into the welcoming home of new friends.