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I can host you in Karlsruhe, Germany

MrTweek hitchhiking in Austria.


MrTweek is a hitchhiker, currently living in Karlsruhe, Germany.

So far, he hitchhiked a lot around Europe and a little in South America.

He speaks German and English fluently and has some basics in Spanish, French, Dutch and Italian.

He started hitchhiking in May 2006 and did around 25 000 km since then. See details on his overview of hitching Trips.

MrTweeks collection of signs.

Personal records

  • Longest Rides
  • Fastest Trip
    • 200 km in 1:20 including waiting times with 2 lifts from Dortmund to Hannover in August 2007.
  • Longest distance on one day
  • Fastest Lift
  • Slowest Lift
    • Probably less than 20 km/h with a tractor for maybe 5 km between some villages in Germany, September 2010.
  • Worst waiting time
    • 6 Hours for 18 km from Bratislava to the Hungarian border, while walking half of the distance, August 2006.
  • Biggest amount of people hitched with
    • About 40, on the back of a little truck in Berlin, May 2009.


  • Hitchwiki.org runs on MrTweeks webserver, along with some other webpages.
  • He developed Liftershalte.info, a web-based map, where hitchhikers can mark good hitching spots.
  • He works as a volunteer for abgefahren e.V.
  • Organizer of the abgefahren hitchhiking championships in 2008, 2009 and 2010.

Planned Trips

Real Plans

  • England, November 2010.