Raid on Rockall

After our daring visit to the Pirates in Puntland, Mr. Masel Tov called again. His latest mission impossible: a Raid on Rockall. This lonely rock in the middle of the North Atlantic ... ... is claimed by Britain since 1955, and incorporated into Scotland since 1972. Illegally - because international law doesn't allow the appropriation … Continue reading Raid on Rockall

Hosted in the FARC mountains: Marquetalia, Colombia

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The Colombian mountain territory of Marquetalia was declared an autonomous republic by the "Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia", or FARC, in 1948. FARC co-founder Jacobo Arenas (pictured right), surviving the government invasion of Marquetalia, wrote a book called "Diario de la resistencia de Marquetalia" ("Marquetalia Diary") in 1972. FARC founder Manuel Marulanda "Tirofijo" is pictured … Continue reading Hosted in the FARC mountains: Marquetalia, Colombia

ETIC – Extreme Traveler International Congress in Mogadishu

15.04.2017 The fourth ETIC - Extreme Traveler International Congress was held for the first time in Mogadishu, Somalia. With participants from Austria, Belgium, Canada, England, Finland, Germany, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Monaco and Switzerland. The best and safest hotel in town is currently the Jazeera Palace Hotel. Dinner reception. On the hotel rooftop terrace. German extreme … Continue reading ETIC – Extreme Traveler International Congress in Mogadishu

ETIC – Systematic Travel Congress in Liberland

Free Republic of Liberland is a sovereign state located between Croatia and Serbia on the west bank of the Danube river. The nearest cities are Osijek (Croatia) and Sombor (Autonomous Province of Vojvodina, Serbia). On some maps, this area is referred to as “Gornja Siga”. Liberland came into existence due to a border dispute between … Continue reading ETIC – Systematic Travel Congress in Liberland

Road to Anabar. World’s Northernmost Dead-End !

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Putin' on the Rocks. An epic ice-road-trip. Across Yakutia. To the top of the world. And the end of the road. @72°49'NORTH. 10.03.2016 -45 °C Three Lads and a Lada ... ... on the Road to Anabar. World's northernmost road end. "Holiday on ice": drove 4.000 km on official roads from Lake Baikal (Irkutsk) to … Continue reading Road to Anabar. World’s Northernmost Dead-End !

ETIC – Extreme Traveler International Congress in Grozny

15.10.2014 For the first time, members of all three leading travel collectors' clubs TCC, MTP and TBT met for a global get-together, the ETIC. Almost 30 attendants from 14 countries (Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Indonesia, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK, USA, Vietnam) found their way to Grozny, the capital of the Chechen Republic … Continue reading ETIC – Extreme Traveler International Congress in Grozny

ETIC – “Most Traveled People” Meeting in Munich

About thirteen members of MTP gathered for the first time in Germany in a beautiful club setting. Three of the "Top 10" world's most traveled people attended the evening in Munich: Charles Veley Nr. 1 traveler in the world and founder of MTP - http://www.charlesveley.com Jorge Sanchez Nr. 3 - http://www.jorgesanchez.org Wolfgang Stoephasius Nr. 10 … Continue reading ETIC – “Most Traveled People” Meeting in Munich