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How to cross the land border between Albania and North Macedonia by foot

How to cross the land border between Albania and North Macedonia by foot

By on Aug 15, 2019 in Albania, Macedonia, Travel tips

One of our most googled items during our travels through balkans was how to cross land borders between countries. Most of them were pretty straight forward, especially since we were on busses who knew which borders are open for foreigners etc. However, at one point we had to cross the border by foot, as there were no bus services between our to destinations. This...

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Travel Through Albania by Bus

Travel Through Albania by Bus

By on Jun 9, 2019 in Albania, Travel tips

Before we went to Albania we had read some horror stories about travel through Albania by bus. These blogs left us quite uncertain and even a little scared. We got on a bus in Kotor, Montenegro, that would take us to Shkoder, in the Northern part of Albania. We started off in a big bus with only one other passenger going through the mountains and south towards...

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How to Deal with Travel Burnout

How to Deal with Travel Burnout

By on Dec 1, 2018 in Travel tips

About 1,5 months into our travels I started to get super tired and lost all interest in exploring. All I wanted to do was to be inside and hide from all stimuli. I was constantly exhaust and everything felt really difficult, trying to communicate with people not speaking English, eating food I’m not used to, trying to cross busy roads.. it was all just too much. All...

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How we Decided to Travel Full Time

How we Decided to Travel Full Time

By on Jul 27, 2018 in Travel tips

We are going to be very honest in this post. Life is not always sunshine and rainbows, as social media wants us to believe. Yes, we have content that tells that story as well, but that’s not gonna be the case here. This is my story and the story about how we came to the decision to sell all our stuff and travel full time. Sam had some similar problems with not...

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Jakarta to Yogyakarta by Train

Jakarta to Yogyakarta by Train

By on Jul 12, 2018 in Indonesia, Travel tips

Both of us absolutely loved the train ride, a chance to relax for a few hours and enjoy the beautiful views outside the window. This is our experience of going from Jakarta to Yogyakarta by train.   Distance: 530km Time: 8h 40min Cost: €25 (Executive class with air-con) Beware – Different trains leave from different stations, this was our experience with...

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