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The photos on this site are an ongoing collection of things, people and places that happen to stand in my way the moment I press the shutter. They are licensed under a copyleft license (CC-BY-SA) which means that as long as you credit me and keep any deriviative work under the same license, you can use the photos for whatever you want. Inquiries are welcome at jonas@ifany.org.

From the album "Tea Plantations"

Istanbul

December, 2014.

This gallery contains 1 album with 20 images.

To escape the cold Danish winter I went to visit Istanbul and Athens. The weather in Athens was wet so I ended up with only photos from Istanbul.

Visit to Istanbul

December 12nd, 2014

20 Images

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Flores

September to October, 2014.

This gallery contains 3 albums with 59 images.

For my last days in South East Asia I spent a bit of time traveling around the Indonesian Island of Flores. I started out with a bit of snorkling and Diving around the Komodo National Park near Labuan Bajo and went from through the highlands over to Maumere stopping in Ruteng, Bajawa and Moni along the way.

Komodo

September 29th to October 3rd, 2014

15 Images

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Labuan Bajo to Ruteng

October 4th, 2014

18 Images

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Bajawa over Moni to Maumere

October 5th, 2014

26 Images

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Impressions of Singapore

April 2013 to June 2014.

This gallery contains 6 albums with 45 images.

Impressions of Singapore and Surroundings

Fusionopolis

April 17th, 2013

6 Images

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Excursion to the MacRitchie Resevoir

April 20th, 2013

6 Images

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Downtown at night

May 2nd, 2013

4 Images

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The view from my room

August 30th, 2013

5 Images

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F1 Singapore

September 21st, 2013

19 Images

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Durians

June 29th, 2014

5 Images

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Bern and Stockholm

March, 2014.

This gallery contains 2 albums with 27 images.

While in Europe we had the pleasure of visiting Switzerland and Sweden and while I didn't take a lot of pictures on the last leg of the journey there were still a few sceneries that warranted a shot

Bern

March 21st, 2014

10 Images

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Stockholm

March 26th, 2014

17 Images

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Across America in Train

February, 2014.

This gallery contains 4 albums with 39 images.

We bought a trainpass and spent 4 weeks crossing the US from San Fransisco to New York, seeing New Orleans, Chicago, Cleveland, Toronto and Boston along the way

Train to New Orleans

February 1st, 2014

8 Images

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New Orleans

February 4th, 2014

15 Images

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Cleveland

February 12nd, 2014

4 Images

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Niagara Falls in Winter

February 12nd, 2014

12 Images

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New Zealand and Cook Islands

December 2013 to January 2014.

This gallery contains 11 albums with 135 images.

Photos from 6 weeks of hitchhiking around New Zealand and a week of relaxing on the Cook Islands afterwards

Hitchhiking to Cape Reinga

December 13rd, 2013

10 Images

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Catlins

December 17th, 2013

13 Images

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Greenstone trail

December 20th, 2013

13 Images

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Marchburn

December 26th, 2013

6 Images

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The West Coast

December 28th, 2013

8 Images

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Heaphy trail day 1

December 30th, 2013

13 Images

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Heaphy trail day 2

December 31st 2013 to January 1st 2014

14 Images

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Heaphy trail day 3

January 1st, 2014

14 Images

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Wharariki Beach

January 5th, 2014

22 Images

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Farewell Spit

January 5th, 2014

14 Images

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On the Cook Islands

January 20th, 2014

8 Images

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China and Japan

October to November, 2013.

This gallery contains 5 albums with 65 images.

Photos from a short round trip to China and Japan. We spent 4 days in Beijing visiting Fabio and then another 5 days in Osaka, Kyoto and Gifu before heading to Okinawa

A short visit to Beijing

October 26th, 2013

10 Images

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Osaka

October 30th, 2013

15 Images

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The Empirial Palace

November 1st, 2013

9 Images

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Kyoto day one

October 31st to November 2nd, 2013

27 Images

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The temple in Gifu

November 2nd, 2013

4 Images

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Sri Lanka

September to October, 2013.

This gallery contains 3 albums with 36 images.

Travels through southern Sri Lanka covering the central highlands around Kandy and Hatton and visiting a few elephants

Kandy etcetera

September 29th to October 1st, 2013

14 Images

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Tea Plantations

October 2nd, 2013

14 Images

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Elephants

October 4th, 2013

8 Images

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Indonesia and Malaysia

March to July, 2013.

This gallery contains 4 albums with 46 images.

Short trips to Sumatra, Perhentian Islands and Borneo

Padang

March 30th, 2013

12 Images

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The highlands of Sumatra

March 31st to April 1st, 2013

15 Images

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Perhentian Islands

May 9th, 2013

7 Images

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Bako

July 26th, 2013

12 Images

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Myanmar

June, 2013.

This gallery contains 6 albums with 90 images.

Two weeks of traveling around in Myanmar with my backpack and camera, seeing more pagodas than I could count

Upon Arriving in Myanmar

June 9th, 2013

12 Images

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Bagan on the first day

June 10th, 2013

12 Images

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Bagan on the second day

June 11th, 2013

26 Images

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Hsipaw

June 15th, 2013

17 Images

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Walking to Namsam (part 1)

June 16th, 2013

15 Images

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Monks in the streets of Hsipaw

June 20th, 2013

8 Images

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Winter holiday on Greenland

February, 2013.

This gallery contains 5 albums with 62 images.

Together with my family I went up to the east Greenland coast to visit a friend of my mothers who work as a teacher there.

Kulusuk

February 14th, 2013

13 Images

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Skiing across the ocean

February 15th, 2013

22 Images

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Dog Sledding

February 16th, 2013

6 Images

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An evening tour

February 16th, 2013

8 Images

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Last days in Greenland

February 17th, 2013

13 Images

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Winter in Egypt

January, 2013.

This gallery contains 6 albums with 73 images.

Since I had a few weeks with nothing to do in February I found some cheap tickets to Egypt and set out to explore the country

Luxor

January 21st, 2013

18 Images

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Siwa and Surroundings

January 24th, 2013

20 Images

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More Impressions from Siwa

January 26th, 2013

9 Images

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Shali from Above

January 27th, 2013

9 Images

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Sand dunes in Sahara

January 26th, 2013

8 Images

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Cairo

January 29th, 2013

9 Images

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Christmas and New Year 2012

December 2012 to January 2013.

This gallery contains 2 albums with 26 images.

A few photos from Denmark during my stay over the holidays

Snow

December 23rd, 2012

6 Images

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Nytår på samsø

December 31st 2012 to January 2nd 2013

20 Images

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Moments in Switzerland

September 2011 to October 2012.

This gallery contains 4 albums with 49 images.

Various moments from a year of hikes and excursions in Switzerland during 2011 and 2012

Miscellaneous autumn photos

September 11th to November 5th, 2011

8 Images

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Trip to the Museum of Geology

January 7th, 2012

7 Images

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Mauvoisin

July 7th, 2012

13 Images

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Bishorn

October 13rd, 2012

21 Images

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Kangaroos etc

September, 2012.

This gallery contains 1 album with 22 images.

A short trip to Australia visiting a few friends in Melbourne and travelling up along the coast to Sydney with a few days in Pambula

In Australia

September 10th, 2012

22 Images

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With EPFL in Asia

August to September, 2012.

This gallery contains 4 albums with 67 images.

As part of my minor in Cultural Studies I got to travel to India and China together with other students from EPFL, learning about cultures and eating wonderful food

With CACS in Bangalore

August 23rd, 2012

12 Images

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Market in Bangalore

August 25th, 2012

16 Images

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With CACS in Shanghai (Part 1)

August 30th to September 2nd, 2012

18 Images

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With CACS in Shanghai (Part 2)

September 3rd, 2012

21 Images

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The Andaman Islands

August, 2012.

This gallery contains 5 albums with 57 images.

In order to get away from the business of India I went to see the Andaman islands situated south of Burma where I had a few weeks to visit Havelock and Long island as well as the area around Port Blair

Chennai

August 7th, 2012

5 Images

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Havelock Island, The Andamans

August 10th, 2012

14 Images

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Long Island, The Andamans, Part 1

August 13rd, 2012

14 Images

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Long Island, The Andamans, Part 2

August 14th, 2012

14 Images

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From Rangat to Port Blair

August 17th, 2012

10 Images

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Hampi with Nandini

August, 2012.

This gallery contains 5 albums with 83 images.

Together with Nandhini I traveled from Bangalore to Hampi and back again during my stay in Southern India

Bangalore with Nandhini

August 1st, 2012

13 Images

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Hampi day 1

August 3rd, 2012

15 Images

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Hampi day 2

August 4th, 2012

22 Images

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Hampi day 3

August 5th, 2012

11 Images

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Hampi day 4

August 6th, 2012

22 Images

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Venice

March to April, 2012.

This gallery contains 3 albums with 33 images.

An extended weekend in Venice walking around and enjoying the city

Details from Venice

March 29th, 2012

11 Images

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Facades from Venice

March 31st to April 1st, 2012

7 Images

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Venice in Pictures

March 29th to April 1st, 2012

15 Images

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Around the Middle East

February, 2012.

This gallery contains 11 albums with 121 images.

During February 2012 I spent three weeks traveling around Egypt, Jordan, Israel and the West Bank couchsurfing and hitchhiking along the way

Dahab

February 1st, 2012

7 Images

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The Mountains by Nuweiba

February 2nd, 2012

7 Images

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Wadi Rum: Morning Hike 1

February 4th, 2012

8 Images

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A Day at the Races

February 4th, 2012

10 Images

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Mountains around Petra

February 7th, 2012

15 Images

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Mirwid

February 9th, 2012

6 Images

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Jerusalem

February 11th, 2012

13 Images

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Hebron

February 12nd, 2012

9 Images

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Yahel and Timba

February 14th, 2012

14 Images

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Cairo Day 1

February 17th, 2012

13 Images

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Cairo Day 2

February 18th, 2012

19 Images

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Images from Peru

July to August, 2011.

This gallery contains 8 albums with 109 images.

Images from a trip going around Peru. I started in Arequipa, met Ruthie in Cuzco and went onwards to Ayacucho with her. From Ayacucho we visited the jungle and returned later before heading towards Ica and finally back to Arequipa

Cusco

July 19th, 2011

13 Images

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Peruvian Highlands

July 23rd, 2011

11 Images

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On the way to Ayacucho

July 24th, 2011

17 Images

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La Selva

July 30th to August 1st, 2011

23 Images

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Ayacucho

July 28th to August 3rd, 2011

7 Images

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Sand dunes near Ica

August 4th, 2011

18 Images

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Imata

August 7th, 2011

8 Images

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Titicaca

August 9th, 2011

12 Images

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Hitchhiking up through Chile

July, 2011.

This gallery contains 3 albums with 32 images.

Setting out from Santiago I hitchhiked up though Chile to Arica together with La Clakla

Tocopilla

July 13rd, 2011

10 Images

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Tirana

July 13rd, 2011

12 Images

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Hitchhiking

July 13rd, 2011

10 Images

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From and around Santiago

April, 2011.

This gallery contains 3 albums with 30 images.

Various photos from and around Santiago including a hitchhiking excursion to Portillo

El Cementerio

April 9th, 2011

11 Images

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Portillo

April 16th, 2011

7 Images

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Colgante del Morado

April 23rd, 2011

12 Images

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Cagalandia

February, 2011.

This gallery contains 4 albums with 49 images.

Thomas from Cagalandia hosted me on his land in the patagonian jungle for three weeks during the Chilean Summer, 2011

The journey to Cagalandia

February 4th, 2011

5 Images

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Cagalandia, Part 1

February 6th, 2011

19 Images

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Cagalandia, Part 2

February 15th, 2011

17 Images

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Sea Lions

February 18th, 2011

8 Images

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Parents in Chile

January, 2011.

This gallery contains 3 albums with 38 images.

My parents came to see me in Santiago, and together we traveled south to Chiloe and took the boat to Puerto Aysen and went from there to Coyaique

Penguins and Parents

January 21st, 2011

15 Images

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Patagonian boat trip

January 23rd, 2011

12 Images

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Coyhaique

January 25th, 2011

11 Images

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Hiking in high Andes

January, 2011.

This gallery contains 4 albums with 45 images.

Filip came to visit and together we went on one of the most beautiful hikes that I ever got to do in the Andes mountains

High Andes part 1

January 3rd, 2011

11 Images

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High Andes part 2

January 4th, 2011

12 Images

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High Andes part 3

January 5th, 2011

17 Images

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High Andes part 4

January 6th, 2011

5 Images

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Hitchhiking in southern Chile

December, 2010.

This gallery contains 6 albums with 72 images.

During my summer vacation I took a bus down to Valdivia and hitchhiked from there to Puerto Varas and onwards to Chiloe

Valdivia and Coast

December 19th, 2010

13 Images

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Puerto Varas Area

December 20th, 2010

12 Images

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Castro

December 22nd, 2010

17 Images

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Parque Nacional de Chiloe

December 23rd, 2010

10 Images

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Quellon

December 24th, 2010

15 Images

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Ancud and coast

December 27th, 2010

5 Images

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First semester in Santiago

July to December, 2010.

This gallery contains 10 albums with 135 images.

Hikes, trips and events from my first semester in Santiago during the spring months of the southern hemisphere

Santiago

July 22nd to August 12nd, 2010

29 Images

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Yerba Loca

September 25th, 2010

11 Images

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Cajon del Maipu

October 2nd, 2010

11 Images

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Valpo

October 9th, 2010

13 Images

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Cajon del Maipo Again

October 17th, 2010

5 Images

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Alto las Vizcachas

October 23rd, 2010

16 Images

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Altos de Lircay

October 30th to November 1st, 2010

13 Images

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El Glaciar Colgante el Morado

December 4th, 2010

20 Images

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Santiago with Annika (and Molina)

December 2nd, 2010

13 Images

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New Flatmate

December 18th, 2010

4 Images

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In the Atacama desert

September, 2010.

This gallery contains 5 albums with 72 images.

Pictures from a trip to San Pedro de Atacama in northern Chile with a jeep excursion to the Bolivian Altiplano

Valle de Luna

September 11th, 2010

18 Images

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Bolivia in Jeep (Day 1)

September 13rd, 2010

12 Images

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Bolivia in Jeep (Day 2)

September 14th, 2010

16 Images

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Bolivia in Jeep (Day 3)

September 15th, 2010

19 Images

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Bolivia in Jeep (day 4)

September 16th, 2010

7 Images

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Spring in Switzerland 2010

February to July, 2010.

This gallery contains 5 albums with 72 images.

Spring in Switzerland spent skiing and visiting different parts of Ticino

Pointe Ronde

February 21st, 2010

9 Images

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Col d'Isenau

March 14th, 2010

9 Images

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Rainy Luino

May 1st, 2010

11 Images

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Les Dents du Jaman

May 8th, 2010

14 Images

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Glaciers near Dix

July 13rd, 2010

29 Images

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Travels in spring and early summer

April to July, 2010.

This gallery contains 4 albums with 49 images.

Trips to Italy with Hesper, Berlin to see Karen and France to stay with my parents

Campo Carlo

April 3rd, 2010

16 Images

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Bern, Fribourg & Basel

June 8th, 2010

7 Images

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Berlin

June 13rd, 2010

15 Images

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Provence + Hitchhike

June 18th to July 7th, 2010

11 Images

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Morocco in February

January to February, 2010.

This gallery contains 7 albums with 119 images.

After finishing my exams I went on a three week trip to Morocco, couchsurfing and hitchhiking my way through the country

Tangier

January 24th, 2010

16 Images

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Tetouan

January 26th, 2010

16 Images

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Chauen

January 27th, 2010

19 Images

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Fes

January 30th, 2010

18 Images

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Ain Leuh

February 1st, 2010

9 Images

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Ait Hamza

February 2nd, 2010

11 Images

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Essaouira

February 8th, 2010

30 Images

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New Years 2009

January, 2010.

This gallery contains 1 album with 11 images.

Visiting Niels in Copenhagen together with Lura and Hesper

Ice & Geocaching

January 3rd, 2010

11 Images

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Autumn 2009

August to November, 2009.

This gallery contains 6 albums with 83 images.

Autumn in Switzerland spent hiking up and down mountains near Lausanne and Lugano

End of Road-Trip and Niels Visiting

August 17th, 2009

6 Images

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Andermatt, St Moritz & Gruyère

September 10th, 2009

12 Images

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Dents du Midi

September 19th, 2009

20 Images

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Austbordhorn

October 17th, 2009

14 Images

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Lugano Autumn

October 24th, 2009

11 Images

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Lausanne/Lugano/Autumn

November 7th, 2009

20 Images

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Valencia

October, 2009.

This gallery contains 2 albums with 22 images.

Taking opportunity of knowing a friend doing an erasmus year in Valencia, I went to check out the city

Cabanyal

October 28th, 2009

10 Images

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Mostly Calatrava

October 29th, 2009

12 Images

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From Duluth I drove with Lura

August, 2009.

This gallery contains 5 albums with 66 images.

From Duluth I drove with Lura towards Ottawa and down to New York before visiting Shawn and Anna in Baltimore and heading back towards Chicago with Hesper and Laura

Road Trip I

August 1st, 2009

14 Images

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New York

August 4th, 2009

12 Images

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Maryland

August 8th, 2009

6 Images

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Road Trip II

August 10th, 2009

17 Images

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Michigan Central Station II

August 13rd, 2009

17 Images

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Minnesota Moments

July, 2009.

This gallery contains 5 albums with 36 images.

During a few weeks of the summer I explored Minnesota staying with Lura in Duluth and visiting Maryn and Bryn in the cities.

Minneapolis

July 13rd, 2009

4 Images

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Camping in Forrest

July 18th, 2009

9 Images

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Lake Superior

July 22nd, 2009

5 Images

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Camping on Beach

July 24th, 2009

10 Images

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Camp Disaster

July 26th, 2009

8 Images

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Exploring Detroit

July, 2009.

This gallery contains 2 albums with 23 images.

On my way from Toronto to Chicago I had a stopover in Detroit, couchsurfing for a couple of days and exploring the city with my hosts

Michigan Central Station I

July 2nd, 2009

11 Images

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Heidelberg Project

July 2nd, 2009

12 Images

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Old texture photos

October 2008 to March 2009.

This gallery contains 2 albums with 14 images.

Old texture photos

Various texture photos from different places

October 25th, 2008

5 Images

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Sous Gare

March 13rd, 2009

9 Images

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Summer on Iceland

July to August, 2007.

This gallery contains 9 albums with 141 images.

For a summer I was working at a hotel on Iceland called Fossholl in the northern part of the island right next to a big waterfall called Go∂afoss

Myvatnet

July 11th, 2007

17 Images

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Go∂afoss

July 14th, 2007

24 Images

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Husavik and Myvatnet

July 16th, 2007

11 Images

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Visit from Lise and Vagn

July 21st, 2007

25 Images

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Photos from a sunny day

August 2nd, 2007

13 Images

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Driving in circles

August 6th, 2007

12 Images

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Asbyrgi

August 8th, 2007

7 Images

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Askja

August 17th, 2007

24 Images

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Heading towards Reykjavik

August 23rd, 2007

8 Images

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