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by rkvis
Sat Apr 18, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: Cars and motorbikes
Topic: Sprinter vs Ducato vs Pickup Camper - Crossing Asia
Replies: 21
Views: 1523

Re: Sprinter vs Ducato vs Pickup Camper - Crossing Asia

I understand the wish to drive a newish car and many people don´t like the idea of driving very long distances in a old one being afraid it will brake down. But in my opinion there are two advantages of driving a older cheaper car. If you should want to go to a country where a Carnet de Passage is n...
by rkvis
Sat Mar 21, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Coronavirus: when can we start traveling again?
Replies: 16
Views: 3743

Re: Coronavirus: when can we start traveling again?

My opinion: I think In Europe and China everything will get back to normal in may/june this year. By that time also travel between Europe and North America will be possible again. If the virus spreads as much through Africa and South America as it does in China and Europe then it won´t be possible t...
by rkvis
Wed Jan 22, 2020 5:13 pm
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: Camper Overweight / Overload
Replies: 5
Views: 671

Re: Camper Overweight / Overload

In my opinion there are two questions: Do you really have to take all those things and all those weight with you? Does the driver has a license for over 3500 kg? If the driver doesn´t have the license your trip could be over before you are even out of Europe. I think I don´t have to tell you and you...
by rkvis
Tue Dec 11, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: Cars and motorbikes
Topic: How to buy/sell a car from/to a traveller
Replies: 12
Views: 3512

Re: Buying a car from a traveler

Hello, I like the idea of driving only one way and someone else drives the car back. Many people can not get enough holiday to drive both ways. I think just driving someone else car isn´t a big problem. The car owner only has to write a permission so you can prove you didn´t stole the car. I also wo...
by rkvis
Thu Dec 28, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: Where are you going? Why?
Replies: 121
Views: 53707

Re: Where are you going? Why?

Hello everybody, Steven: congratulations with this website. It is a important masterpiece of work for all of us who love to travel. It is a one of his kind site and very informative. My name is Rögnvaldur and I am from Iceland. I like traveling especially by car or plane. Because of it being tremend...
by rkvis
Sat Nov 18, 2017 4:04 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Georgia to Russia Border crossing (Zemo Larsi - Chertov Most)
Replies: 48
Views: 23734

Re: Georgia to Russia Border crossing (Zemo Larsi - Chertov Most)

Dear travelers, I am planning my first big roadtrip by 4x4 outside Europe, i am a professional driver and plan to drive via Turkey to Georgia, Armenia and Iran and back to western Europe. I have no worries about this trip, especially after having been reading about other´s experiences. The only thin...