May 2016 Looking back, the last days in Australia were strenuous and fast. In just one week I traveled 3500 km from Cairns to Melbourne. As a hitchhiker I relied on nice people and nice people attracting I went down the east coast.
From October 2015 to January 2016 I traveled in Southeast Asia without my bicycle – to meet my family and to visit some friends. I want to share at least a few impressions from there before I continue to report here from my adventures on the bike. Warning: This article contains photos and descriptions of […]
When I used the video function of my camera for the first time four years ago, I never thought to make a whole movie someday. On my previous trip I had just filmed anything and made a short video for every country out of it. But somehow I wanted to do something different, something longer […]
The Australian Adventure – Trailer from Florian Schmale on Vimeo.
Never before have I found so many things like on the Stuart Highway in Australia . The first thing was a pack of cigarettes , though I didn´t want to smoke anymore. In addition, a large number of tools , discarded or forgotten by all the tradespeople who pass by there. Although I had […]
Working in Australia Australia is known among travelers for the possibilities to make easy money. Many people from Europe can get a one year work permit – called working holiday visa – and wages are quite high. For me as well that was one of the reasons to go to Australia – to earn […]
Working in Australia Australia is known among travelers for the possibilities to make easy money. Many people from Europe can get a one year work permit – called working holiday visa – and wages are quite high. For me as well that was one of the reasons to go to Australia – to earn a […]
This post is about the treasure at the end of the rainbow as mentioned in the last article June – October 2015 “ A gathering place for travellers to feel at home. An utopia where friendships are born daily and creative minds work together to build, inspire and bring out ones inner self. Surroundings […]
May 2015 The treasure at the end of the rainbow It is the third anniversary of my trip as I leave Adelaide in May 2015. Summer is over, brown leaves whirling through the streets and the temperatures have dropped significantly in the last few days. My bike is fully loaded, I now […]
Adelaide – a long break December 2014 – May 2015 Australia is crossed and I have only one goal in mind: The city of Adelaide. I have had enough of cycling and need a break. The last few weeks I have spent up to seven hours almost every day on the bike – often under […]