The first question 99% of people ask when we tell them about our trip is “Why are you doing it?”
It’s a valid question, granted, but one that doesn’t really have one straight answer. Because we’re a part of some big social experiment? Because we want to shed light on something? Because…we can? None of the above, wholly. There’s only two of us on the trip and even we don’t share the same answer. Instead, we’ve written our thoughts individually… Continue reading “With Rhyme & Reason”
When it comes to how you look when hitchhiking, beyond all the tips and tricks, there are really just three simple rules.
With the world in a state of fear at, seemingly, all times – people have forgotten how to have a little faith in those around them. “A stranger is a friend you haven’t met yet” may sound naive, but there’s a definite truth to it when you break down the barriers we’ve all learnt to so expertly build. When hitchhiking, you’re relying on the strangers you’ve been taught to beware of and, more importantly, they’re trusting you. Continue reading “The 3 Rules of Hitchhiking”