1965: (Paul) First Journey with a VW Bus around the Meditteranean. After an engin breakdown we had to turn around at the Red Sea to reach Switzerland with the last pennies in our pocket …
1973 – 1974: (Paul) First journey through Africa with my brother and 2 LandRovers. We travelled through North-, West- and Central Africa to Kenya which was the turning point. The way back home through Ethiopia, Sudan, Saudi Arabia and around the Mediterranean.
1978 – 1979: (Paul) Second journey through Africa with a 4 x 4 Toyota through Tunisia, Libya, Egypt and the Sudan.
1987-1988: (Brigitta) Studied for several months in Jacksonville, Florida and Berkley, California before travelling for a year through the United States of America (including Hawaii) and part of the Bahamas.
1993 – 1994: We have travelled and dived the whole Caribbean as crew members and diving instructors on the catamaran Extasi.
1994 – 1996: Our first journey together through Australia, Tasmania and Southern Africa with a Mitsubishi Pajero.
2001: Our Honeymoon journey through Argentina and Chile with our Mitsubishi Pajero, including a side trip to Antarctica on a Russian icebreaker.
2006 – 2013 – Circumnavigation: We traveled for 2’573 days around the world with our Toyota HZJ78 (Mahangu) and covered on this epic journey over 280’000 kilometers.
2017 – ….: Early October 2017 we started our Bucket List Tour. Of course, with our proven Mahangu. We don’t know yet for how long. The great affair is to move.