After exactly seven months, I arrived healthy and with my heart full of a new and unique experience back to Spiez.
After an “india-style” cab drive to Naples central station (taking over from the right, the left, crossing streets with red-light and entering one-way streets… 😉 , I boarded the train on the very last second which then took me the last couple of kilometres back to Switzerland. Can’t believe that a wonderful journey is ending. Amazing, incredible! I can only be grateful for this most wonderful experience full of joy, happiness, discoveries, shared smiles, intercultural insights and personal growth. All worked out so well, many dreams were turned into reality. It’s thanks to human beings, wonderful people everywhere along my way who opened their hearts, doors and arms – such examples! Therefore, a very very special…
…THANK YOU – DANKESCHÖN – SPASIBO – BAYARLALAA – XIEXIE – DHANYAVAD – NAN-NI – TERIMA KASIH – SHUKRAN – GRAZIE – MERCI – GRACIAS – SALAMAT…
…TO ADRIANO, AKHIL, ALEXEJ, ANA, ANNE, ANITA, BARBARA, BETTINA, BHAVI, BIJU, CAPITAN OLIVER, CAROLINE, CHRISTINE, DAO, DAVID, DEEPAK, DIETER, DIOMEL, DOLMAA, DR. ANIL, DURZII, ELENA, EMELIO, FARID, FAZLEY, FLORIAN, FRANK, GILBERT, GUACI, GULZAR, GEORGE, HANS, HEIKE, HORST, HULGOO, JEAN, JEFF, JESSIE, JOHN, JOKO, JOSE, JUDE, KARTHIK, KEERTHI & FAMILY, KEVIN, KIRAN & FAMILY, KLAUS, LINDA, MAGGIE, MALGOSIA, MARKUS, MASCON, MATTHIAS, MATHILDA, MAYADEVI, MEENA, MICHAEL, MONISH, MUDHA, NASEEM, NATHALIE, NICOLAS, NORALY, NOMER, NOVEL, PATRICK, PETR, PHILIPPE, PRADEEP & FAMILY, PURWEE, QAES, RAM & FAMILY, RAKESH, RANDY, RENE, RITODGATA, SAMSON, SEVERIN, SOFIE, SOFIANE, SOM & FATHER, SONAM, SONJA, SUNIL, SURAYA, SUSHETAS, SURBHI, SUJIT & FAMILY, STEPHEN, STEVEN, VIKTORIA, WILSON AND…
…TO ALL THE PEOPLE I FORGOT TO LIST OR WHOSE NAMES I NEVER KNEW BUT STILL SHARED A SMILE OR A MOMENT AND TO ALL THOSE WHO FOLLOWED ME BE IT FROM HOME THROUGH THE BLOG OR WITH THEIR THOUGHTS.
A big project comes to an end. An end is a new beginning – the journey of life continues!
I keep you updated 😉 Here some statistics of my travel distances:
Total 45’786 km (around the world’s equator is 40’075km)
- 21’252 KM OVERLAND (16’733km by train; 2’527km by bus; 1’992 by car/minibus)
- 11’518 KM ON THE WATER (Singapore to Naples)
- 13’016 KM IN THE AIR (Berlin-Moscow; Chennai-SINgapore; SIN-HongKong-SIN; SIN-Bali-SIN)
Ganesha – lord of new beginnings