I Went Hitchhiking

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    Hitching Europe

    I hitchhiked from Denmark down into Spain in the 80's. Many people were incredibly helpful and hospitable giong out of their way to get me to the local Youth hostel and even insisting on giving me meals and/or a bed for the night. These days I would be suspicious of such offers...
    simajuna simajuna
    46-50, M
    Jul 12, 2012

    A Dying Breed

    i spent roughly,12 years hitchhiking through north and south america and i feel very fortunate that i did. It was a different time and world then though, i guess cause there were a lot of us out there, and now its been years since Ive seen one. There are many things I miss about...
    sadfish sadfish
    31-35, M
    1 Response Nov 30, 2011

    Last Year

    Me and my friends had gone to another city to attend a seminar, we didn't know much about that city. So when we came out of the venue, we thought about exploring the place. One friend had even brought with him a little green folded paper that unfolded and unfolded until a huge...
    FreeFallWall FreeFallWall
    22-25, M
    4 Responses May 15, 2011

    I Lived

    We hitchhiked.......Once ! We were 6 stupid teenagers cycling to a mountain lake to go fishing when we decided to try a "faster" way to get there. Got a ride in the back of a pickup towing a boat driven by a drunk. His driving scared the crap out of all of us so bad we swore if...
    run23456 run23456
    46-50, M
    1 Response Sep 19, 2012
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