Boat-Hitching 101

I’m sittin’ on the dock of the bay watching the tide roll away Oh, I’m just sittin’ on the dock of the bay wasting time to find a #boathitch to #Italy! Nothing yesterday, nothing today, but patience is key! About 70% of people in the marina in #Guavia knows me by now through a hardcore Read more >

Hitchhiking Ain’t Dead

Posting live from a BP petrol station outside of #Ioannina where two French hitchhikers decided to come as well! Now we’re chatting about our travel itineraries and #hitchhiking around the #Balkans and southern #Europe. They are going in #Patras and #Athens direction and I’m going to #Igoumenitsa so this is where the roads cross and Read more >

Albanian Elections

Election day has arrived in #Albania! An excellent day to leave this beautiful country I’ve fallen in love with, because many Albanian citizens take a drive from where they work in #Greece and surrounding countries to do this #democracy thing and then drive back after casting their vote. This marking on the finger is to Read more >

The Balkan-Trail

Remember this guy from one month ago? We met un #Montenegro and ran into each other again yesterday in #Albania. Today he would have gone to #Macedonia but then the plans changed again like the mayhem it’s been the past couple of days and now we’re in the metropole of #Leskovik (it’s a rural village) Read more >

Teaming Up

In #Dürres I picked up this #hitchhiker from #Austria who was not doing #autostop in #Albania because of the scary stories going around. He didn’t have a fixed plan so he joined me hitching back to #Tirana (pictured) and onward to #Elbasan where we had a picknick. We’re hitching on towards #Pogradec at lake #Ohrid Read more >

Maltese Hitchroute

Take a peek at my next approximated hitchhiking route, bringing me to Malta! It’s three times when I’ll have to hitch a boat: Albania to Italy, Italy to Sicily and Sicily to Malta. How? I have no clue yet, I’ll see it once I’m there. Follow the whole story on www.facebook.com/HitchhikerMind for recent updates!