After considering many options we decided we wanted to make this trip as immersive as possible, and what better way to do that than through hitchhiking. As for the route, we wanted to eliminate any travel by plane. So the best option was to start from our hometown (Ghent, Belgium). And east toward India was the way to good weather, diverse cultures and some solid rock climbing. Only later did we discover we were mimicking the historical hippy trail from Western-Europe to India.
We will be visiting 14 countries:
Follow our live progress here: markers will be added to the map above as we go. Click the markers on the map to go to the related post.