We are a household of 3 from Austria that offered all of our personal belongings and transformed an old military truck into our brand-new house.
Sick of the everyday rat race and hectic western world, we wished to have far more time together with our kid, inform and reveal him the charm, variety, and fragility of our world and chose to strike the roadway for an undefined time.
Although the concept, overlanding the world sounds quite romantic, a great deal of company, administration and great deals of technical problems with our truck were included.
Means, traveling by doing this can be frustrating and exceptionally tiring, however … it can likewise be so fulfilling with impressions, individuals and landscapes you just fulfill this method and see of life!
We have actually been on the method for 2 years now, driving through 24 nations and on our method to Australia.
This is our story in images from our very first year, driving overland from Austria to Vladivostok.
Stay tuned for more!
We began our journey through Europe finding brand-new locations with a motorcycle
What we likewise found was a terrific love we had for the outdoors
Our very first snowboarding stops were spectacular Greece and Turkey
This surreal location that advises of Avatar is still among our favorites
This was a best area for the night. Even better, in the early morning we were woken up by hot air balloons grazing the sky right above us
This is a picture catching the minute we got in Stars Valley in the Middle East
Getting stuck in the middle of the desert (where temperature levels rose to +50 degree celsius) paired with sandstorms were simply a couple of difficulties we needed to deal with
An euphoric trip through the Iranian desert
Even the kid has his work to do on a worldtrip
Never anticipate to be on holiday when you are overlanding the world. It is frequently more tiring than a life back house. Difficulties and difficulties with our truck quickly ended up being an everyday regimen. Broken transmission, near engine damage, damaged power steering, ripped radiator or damaged subframe were simply a couple of issues we needed to repair
Continuing the silk roadway through Uzbekistan
Until at last, we reached our cherished mountains in Tajikistan
We remained at his gorgeous lake for a number of days
Hindukush increasing above more than 7000m on the border to Afghanistan
And this was our very first huge turning point of the journey
The 2nd greatest mountain pass in the world on the Pamir Highway with 4657m
You can nearly see the absence of oxygen on our faces
Freedom — that&severe; s what you get in Central Asia
Riding horses in the mountains of Kyrgyzstan
Surrounded by countless Edelweiss
Ger, so called yurts, are all over Central Asia
On high mountain passes you still can discover snow (even in summertime)
Tien Shan Mountain Range
Huge canyons and strange landscapes invited us in the Stan nations
Nothing much better than campfires under the galaxy
Camping area from a various point of view
It is constantly an unbelievable experience to fulfill individuals from various cultures, for instance, this Eagle Hunter
Or this Nomad in the Steppe of Mongolia
Sometimes you need to take threats to keep going
And yes, we had a great deal of frightening circumstances like this
Did I discuss that we like snowboarding?
No words required …
Mongolia was most likely the most unexpected nation we&intense; ve been up until now
The winter season is coming and it is getting cooler on the coast of Lake Baikal
Crossing Siberia with great deals of corrugated pistes and temperature levels at -30 degree celsius
Until we got to completion of the world in Vladivostok. That was the very first year and the very first part of our journey. Stay tuned for the next part!