Forgot some stuff

  What did you do today? Just watched some movies Movies? Really? Yes, 2 movies. Was that it? Yes, why? Well, that means you forgot the cardio, forgot to build strength, forgot the meditation, forgot to train your brain with some equations, forgot to improve your creativity, to eat some fruits, forgot to tell your…

about 30

  Man, I’m almost 30. You’re not even 29. Almost 30 is terrible! Why? Well, I’ve been wasting my life. I don’t want to turn 30 and realize I’ve never cycled around South America, never took the Trans-Siberian across Russia, never climbed Kilimanjaro, never saw the northern lights. That’s crazy, what have you been doing…

Evolution of hitchhiking

  Shall we use a sign? Signs are for beginners, we are pros now! We don’t need one? When we started hitchhiking we used signs because we were shy, we didn’t know what to do or where to stand and wanted the sign to do the job for us. And now? Now we are pros,…

About Ariel

  Probably no other moment had a greater impact on my life as those 10 seconds when I was walking around the pedestrian street in Rosario, Argentina and saw a familiar face walking towards me. It was Ariel Gutierrez, he was listening to some song with his headphones but he wasn’t just singing along, he…

Someone’s hiding in the dark

  I’m always hiding in the bushes at night. Hiding from the people and the police because I find it sickening the fact that I live in a society that has to pay for sleeping, and frowns upon those who refuse to do so. Often wondering if there are others like me out there, people…

About rainbows

These days I saw lots of rainbows in the glacier, because it rains every day, and was thinking what did our ancestors think about rainbows? and northern lights? and earthquakes? And those fireballs in Laos? They should have been so confused! I wonder if they were humble enough to admit they hadn’t the vaguest idea…

Whatever 17

  Why do you always talk to yourself? Because I’m crazy? You are peculiar. We agreed not to use the C word, remember? Ok, then because I’m peculiar. And why is that? Because I’m not good with people And you know why? Because I’m different somehow? We are all different in some ways. But I’m…

backpacker hotels in new zealand

Why dont you want to stay at the backpackers’ hotel like all the other foreigners in new Zealand? Because they are lame. But it’s the norm, young travelers here are expected to stay at the backpackers’ hotel, didn’t you hear? Actually, I did hear it, and it’s still lame. I’m not gonna pay for sleeping,…