Don't Panic!

Where is Merlin?

Merlin my “friend” had already been introduced in this post. During all my trips I collected to many pictures of him, this is the collection of my favourite 42 pictures. Don’t Panic!

How I ended up entering China without a visa

Initial situation: Flight Tokyo Haneda to Hongkong a transfer in Shanghai Pudong old China visa in my passport confused people at the airport at that time no transit visa in China yet When I...

How I ended up entering China without a visa

Initial situation: Flight Tokyo Haneda to Hongkong a transfer in Shanghai Pudong old China visa in my passport confused people at the airport at that time no transit visa in China yet When I...

[Video] A Routine becoming Improvisation

The clips in this video were filmed during my world trip, but not all travelled countries are included. At first it was planned as a full gymnastics video, but I quickly realized that this...

Something different: Nice gully covers in Japan

While travelling in Japan I found many beautiful gully covers. Why not, a cover is needed anyway why not making a nice one. Don’t Panic!

Is it worth buying a JR-Pass?

I added a JR-Pass 2nd class for 14 days to my sample trip in Japan. This costs 46.390 Yen (September 2014) which is quite a bit. So is this really worth buying? I already...

Who is Merlin?

To say a bit first: Merlin is a tiny stuffed animal owl. While travelling alone you take many pictures of places or buildings, basically without people. Of course you can take selfies, self-timed pictures...