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

Who is the world’s most traveled person?

29.10.2017 Extreme Travelers Charles Veley, Don Parrish, Harry Mitsidis (@ ETIC 2017 in Liberland) Essay: Who is the world’s most traveled person? And how did “country collecting” evolve to “systematic travel” by Kolja Spori, Founder of ETIC – Extreme Traveler International Congress As of 2017, more than 530 people have traveled to outer space, but less … Continue reading Who is the world’s most traveled person?

Tabon Te Keekee Hotel, North Tarawa, Kiribati

05.02.2018 This is one of the most remote and romantic hotels in the world: Tabon Te Keekee Located ca 10 kilometers north of Tarawa's Bonriki International Airport ... ... initially by car. Plus a short ride across the channel by motorised pirogue (or walking in low tide). Very friendly locals. Open bure rooms. Fresh coconuts … Continue reading Tabon Te Keekee Hotel, North Tarawa, Kiribati

Mystery in Prague: the Goylem and the Cemetery

04.10.2016 In this Old New Synagogue in Prague's Josefstadt ... ... lies the Golem, in Yiddish: Goylem, which is an artificially created dumb servant, a "goy made of lehm (mud)", originally "brought to life" by Rabbi Yehuda Löw in the 16th century. The Golem is supposed to be buried and hidden up to today behind … Continue reading Mystery in Prague: the Goylem and the Cemetery

Space Tourism to ISS – from ESA Columbus Control Center

The ultimate travel destination, the International Space Station ISS, is located at 400 km above earth: As of 2018, more than 530 people have traveled to outer space, but less than 180 people have traveled to all 193 UN-countries. Outer space has been defined as any flight above 100 km (the Karman Line), according to … Continue reading Space Tourism to ISS – from ESA Columbus Control Center

Khasab Fjord & Smuggler’s Nest, Musandam, Oman

We flew 1,5 hours with Oman Air from Oman's capital Muscat to Khasab ... ... the isolated smuggler's nest, surrounded by deep fjords ... ... on the Musandam Peninsula, facing the Strait of Hormuz, only 15 km away from Iran. Map: Wikipedia About 25% of the world oil production passes this strategic point every day. … Continue reading Khasab Fjord & Smuggler’s Nest, Musandam, Oman