Why would I want to travel alone?

About three weeks ago, I co-facilitated (along with the wonderful Anick-Marie and Luca) a workshop at the Alternative Travel Gathering in Amsterdam. Its theme was "solo travel". We had a great discussion, shared a lot of hitchhiking experiences, our strategies of dealing with lonely moments on the road, and some of the differences between genders … Continue reading Why would I want to travel alone?

Anarchy in Amsterdam.

I love the red sofas and wall in this squat. Actually, I love almost everything about this squat. Coincidentally, it is also the first squat I've ever been to, or stayed in. Permit me the childlike excitement, but this place is just so cooool. A large house in Amsterdam that was taken over when the … Continue reading Anarchy in Amsterdam.