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Where I Have Been

“Twenty years from now, you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.”

– Mark Twain

So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

I have been to:

  •  78 of 193 countries (according to the United Nations) or 88 of 319 countries (according to the Travelers Century Club)

Countries I’ve Visited

Africa: Egypt, Guinea Bissau, Mauritania, Morocco, Senegal, South Africa, The Gambia

AsiaCambodia, ChinaHong Kong, India, Japan, Indonesia, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Nepal, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Sri LankaTaiwanThailand, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Vietnam

CaribbeanAruba, Cuba

North America: United States, Canada, Mexico

Central America: BelizeCosta Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, Nicaragua

South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay

EuropeAndorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Germany, Latvia, Luxembourg, Monaco, Poland, PortugalSwitzerlandThe Netherlands, Ukraine, Norway, Serbia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, Vatican

Middle EastQatar, United Arab Emirates, Iran, Israel, Lebanon

Places I’ve Lived

Jüchen, NRW, Germany

Leeuwarden, Friesland, The Netherlands

Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia

Bangkok, Thailand

San José, Costa Rica

Mainz, Germany

Coming Up

Thailand — and who knows where else!

Do you know a destination I should travel to? Leave me a comment below – I love travel inspiration!


Nomad Joseph

Tuesday 5th of February 2019

Lithuania is not on your visited countries list? Dude, you must visit it!! :)

Tim Kroeger

Friday 8th of February 2019

I will definitely travel to Lithuania as well as soon as I get the chance :)

Samantha Bilkey

Friday 1st of August 2014

You have to visit Porto, Portugal! Gorgeous city I would love to visit again.


Friday 1st of August 2014

Hi Samantha! Thanks for the tip. I saw photos, it looks so nice. When I am in Portugal I will definitely visit Porto.