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I am backpacking around the world since August 2005 with occasional breaks to work back in Europe and make some money.

Information about my travels can be found at: peter.hahndorf.eu/trip/, you may also have a look at some photos.


I have visited: Albania, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia and Hercegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, East Germany, Ecuador, El Salvador, France, French Polynesia, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kosovo, Laos, Liechtenstein, Luxemburg, Macao, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, The Netherlands, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Vatican City, Venezuela, Vietnam


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asked How can I find out whether I can buy medication without a prescription in a certain country?
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answered Backpacker 'social groups' for Hippie trail, Gringo trail etc
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comment Are some parts of Iraq currently possible to visit for the brave, adventurous, and open-minded traveller?
This trip was done in the first half of 2008, three and a half years ago. Things may have changed.
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answered Does an EU citizen need a visa to visit Australia for holidays?
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answered How can I go from the American side to the Canadian side of Niagara Falls?
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comment My departure record was not collected when I left the USA. Is this a problem?
Similar question: Couldn't return papers to border officials last time. Should I be afraid when going back to USA?
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comment What is the state of train travel in USA?
I've heard that the actual tracks are owned by the freight train companies and AMTRACK just pays them to use them. However if there is a freight train on the tracks it always has priority to the passengers train because they own the tracks. That's you sometimes stand somewhere for hours.
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answered How can I get a great view of Shanghai?
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comment Do long-distances buses run overnight in any country in Central America?
Looking at the route itinerary for Guatemala to Panama city, you are right they actually do stop overnight, except for the last part from Costa Rica to Panama. Thinking about the roads, this makes sense. I wouldn't want to be on roads in Guatemala or Nicaragua at night.
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revised Do long-distances buses run overnight in any country in Central America?
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answered Do long-distances buses run overnight in any country in Central America?
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answered My departure record was not collected when I left the USA. Is this a problem?