Hitchhiking trips:

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Saint-Michel-l'Observatoire → Barcelona 560km Hitchhiked by Kardan 8
Alone
15 January 2012
Sonsbeck → São Tomé and Príncipe 1,531km Hitchhiked by Kardan 5
Alone

Orange - Cavaillon

slept at petrol station near Orange

national road to St. Michel

spontanuous hitch by friendly young inhabitants of St. Michel

12 January 2012
Nevşehir → Istanbul 749km Hitchhiked by Flov 3
Two people
18 September 2011
Sozopol → Istanbul 366km Hitchhiked by Flov 3
Alone
07 September 2011
Burgas → Sozopol 34km Hitchhiked by Flov 1
Alone
05 September 2011
Sofia → Burgas 427km Hitchhiked by Flov 1
Alone
04 September 2011
Hospet → Bengaluru 341km Hitchhiked by Flov 3
Alone
15 January 2012
Portland → Oklahoma City 3,977km Hitchhiked by Earthowl 0
More than three people
05 January 2011
Tesuque → Santa Fe 10km Hitchhiked by Adanic 1
Alone

Jesus Picked me up

A nice construction worker named Jesus (hey zeus) picked me up and gave me a ride into town. I am not from New Mexico and was trying to get to Taos, where skiing is excellent. This was my first hitch.

27 December 2011
Lissabon → Berchtesgaden unknown distance Hitchhiked by Hitchliker 14
Alone
07 January 2012
E40, Deutschland → Blankenfelde-Mahlow 185km Hitchhiked by Flohfish 1
Alone
02 January 2012
Terezín → E40, Deutschland 100km Hitchhiked by Flohfish 2
Alone
02 January 2012
Prag → Terezín 57km Hitchhiked by Flohfish 1
Alone
02 January 2012
Вильнюс → Moscow 946km Hitchhiked by Vilius 6
Alone
04 January 2012
Heidelberg → L'viv 1,361km Hitchhiked by Tinkleinmyfeet 20
Alone
14 July 2010
Kaikoura → Wa 258km Hitchhiked by Bilo 2
Alone
14 January 2009
Christchurch → Kaikoura 581km Hitchhiked by Bilo 2
Alone
14 July 2010
Vilnius → Plungė 528km Hitchhiked by Vilius 10
Two people
07 May 2011
Philadelphia → miami 2,349km Hitchhiked by Vilius 5
Alone

starting near the airport..

a friend dropped me off near the airport, i was cocky and said anywhere will be fine. the logic with airport – someone must be going somewhere from there, right? well, most were going home, somewhere very close.. stopped a "samaritan" ride when i decided to try out a rather unusual place with high speeds..

garry, the antiques

got a ride with Garry almost to Atlanta. Learned quite a bit about antique oil lamps.

last 100mil to Atlanta

made the last 100mile to Atlanta, got dropped off at a very wrong truck stop; slept/rested there but got stuck for 6hours in the morning as all trucks were heading north! got kicked out of truck stop and had to enjoy morning sun comforting me at the -5C. Finally, one random guy I talked to at 5am stopped and gave me a lift to the next truck stop.

the weird half naked trucker...

well, one of those mistakes – be wary of people offering you a ride (attention etc etc) when you're not even asking for… in general.. ++experience on tolerance and diplomacy; +something embarrassing to tell over the dinner table ;] this dude claimed had a belly surgery or something of sorts, so he preferred long hauls/no pants driving (assumption of some underwear was a… (read on in Trip)

the Jehovah truck

while I really not sure if I should do the negative on this one.. ~5hours of getting barely any contact in a truck stop somewhere 100mile north of Orlando (did ALMOST hitch a brand new fire truck destined to Miami!) 12am. getting the 1.50$ all-you-can-eat soup, sit down next to a random trucker, start talking – he's leaving to Miami in a few minutes, i can tag a long. 1st… (read on in Trip)

08 February 2011
Schwarzenbruck → Hoppegarten 475km Hitchhiked by Flohfish 2
Alone
04 December 2011