I'm a guy from Berlin, born in 1990, who hitch-hiked for the first time on purpose in winter 2012 somewhere on Lofoten a distance of 60km.
Due to it was fun, I did it again in summer 2012, when I fulfilled a dream since my childhood and travelled to Sweden overland, so via Russia.
Travel blogs (http://norisknofun1.wordpress.com)
- 2012 roundtrip from Berlin to Sweden via Russia
- hitch-hiked half the distance (5500km out of 10800km) in the Baltic, Russia and all the way from the Norwegian/Russian border to Berlin
- 2011 journey to Iran via Turkey overland
- no hitch-hiking, 2 times for a ~2km distance