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[[Image:Hitchhiking_to_Italy_in_Switzerland_06-2010.jpg|460px|right|Hitchhiking to [[Italy]] in [[Switzerland]] as a part of German hitchhiking race 2010.]]
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Hallo! My name is Mikael Korpela (or nick ''simison'').
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<h3>Hey all!</h3>
  
I'm a modern nomad, a free economy activist and a friend. I'm one of the admins/actives behind this Wiki. I'm also active with some [http://www.mikaelkorpela.fi/volunteering other projects].
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[[File:Mikael-korpela-corfu-greece.jpg|300px]]
  
I'm originally from [[Finland]], but I've been living in different countries, in far away lands and around Europe. Currently I consider [[Vilnius]], [[Lithuania]] as my base.
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You can read more about me from [http://www.mikaelkorpela.fi mikaelkorpela.fi].
  
I'm sometimes very active with my slightly activist-type of hobbies, but I do enjoy being lazy. People say that I'm a rather easygoing fella.
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'''See you!'''</div>
  
==Traveling==
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==Travels==
I've hitchhiked: [[Finland]], [[Estonia]], [[Lithuania]], [[Latvia]], [[Poland]], [[France]], [[Belgium]], [[Netherlands]], [[Slovakia]], [[Czech Republic]], [[Hungary]], [[Romania]], [[Moldova]], [[Ukraine]], [[United Kingdom]], [[Germany]], [[Italy]], [[Switzerland]], [[Austria]], [[Spain]], [[Portugal]], [[Montenegro]], [[Albania]], [[Macedonia]], [[Croatia]], [[Kosovo]], [[Bosnia and Herzegovina]], [[Malaysia]], [[Laos]] and [[Thailand]].
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[[Finland]], [[Estonia]], [[Lithuania]], [[Latvia]], [[Poland]], [[France]], [[Belgium]], [[Netherlands]], [[Slovakia]], [[Czech Republic]], [[Hungary]], [[Romania]], [[Moldova]], [[Ukraine]], [[United Kingdom]], [[Germany]], [[Italy]], [[Switzerland]], [[Austria]], [[Serbia]], [[Spain]], [[Turkey]], [[Portugal]], [[Montenegro]], [[Albania]], [[Macedonia]], [[Croatia]], [[Kosovo]], [[Cyprus]], [[Greece]], [[Bosnia and Herzegovina]], [[Malaysia]], [[Laos]], [[Thailand]], [[Sweden]], [[Indonesia]], [[Singapore]] and [[Japan]].
  
Only travelled but not HH'ed: [[Sweden]], [[Indonesia]], [[Singapore]] and [[Japan]], [[Serbia]].
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What is living somewhere more than just another stop between travels? I did rent a flat at quite a few countries however: [[Finland]], [[Lithuania]], [[Spain]], [[Malaysia]], [[Turkey]], [[Portugal]].
  
 
Been to [[Hitchgathering]]s in Ukraine 2009, Lithuania 2012, Slovakia 2013 and Albania 2014.
 
Been to [[Hitchgathering]]s in Ukraine 2009, Lithuania 2012, Slovakia 2013 and Albania 2014.
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See [http://www.wanderlust.lt/ photos].
  
 
==Contact==
 
==Contact==
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[http://www.facebook.com/mikael.korpela Facebook], [http://www.bewelcome.org/members/mikael BeWelcome], [http://www.couchsurfing.org/people/simison/ CouchSurfing] or [http://www.linkedin.com/in/mikaelkorpela LinkedIn] — don't hesitate to connect if we've met!
 
[http://www.facebook.com/mikael.korpela Facebook], [http://www.bewelcome.org/members/mikael BeWelcome], [http://www.couchsurfing.org/people/simison/ CouchSurfing] or [http://www.linkedin.com/in/mikaelkorpela LinkedIn] — don't hesitate to connect if we've met!
  
* [http://www.mikaelkorpela.fi/ My homepage]
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I'm one of the [[::Category:Tech team|dudes]] running this wiki.
* [http://www.wanderlust.lt/ Wanderlust travelogue]
 
  
==The Map==
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Revision as of 00:15, 23 December 2014

Hey all!

Mikael-korpela-corfu-greece.jpg

You can read more about me from mikaelkorpela.fi.

See you!

Travels

Finland, Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia, Poland, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, Moldova, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, Serbia, Spain, Turkey, Portugal, Montenegro, Albania, Macedonia, Croatia, Kosovo, Cyprus, Greece, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Malaysia, Laos, Thailand, Sweden, Indonesia, Singapore and Japan.

What is living somewhere more than just another stop between travels? I did rent a flat at quite a few countries however: Finland, Lithuania, Spain, Malaysia, Turkey, Portugal.

Been to Hitchgatherings in Ukraine 2009, Lithuania 2012, Slovakia 2013 and Albania 2014.

See photos.

Contact

Anything you want to know about hitchhiking, Contact me! I do also media contacts and interviews. If not myself, I can direct your requests to lots of people from different countries.

Facebook, BeWelcome, CouchSurfing or LinkedIn — don't hesitate to connect if we've met!

I'm one of the [[::Category:Tech team|dudes]] running this wiki.