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Travel Stories
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Travel Stories

Trivia question that the bull asked for me to answer!
Submitted by shoestring1989 | Wed, Sep 10, 2008 | 1 reads | Rail Travel

The cave may not have been the best plan ...
Submitted by Ixcila | Tue, Sep 09, 2008 | 1 reads | Hitchhiking Stories

Tales from the Greyhound - Sometimes the law of averages hand you a nut
Submitted by JRinLV | Mon, Sep 01, 2008 | 1 reads | Bus Adventures

Tales from the Greyhound - I can't wait to get out of Vegas
Submitted by JRinLV | Mon, Sep 01, 2008 | 1 reads | Bus Adventures

Tales from the Greyhound - I never knew his name
Submitted by JRinLV | Mon, Sep 01, 2008 | 1 reads | Bus Adventures

Tales from the Greyhound - 1
Submitted by JRinLV | Mon, Sep 01, 2008 | 1 reads | Bus Adventures


Most Popular Travel Stories
Crazy girls thumbing in Myanmar
Submitted by bassdrumben | Sat, Apr 30, 2005 | 14067 reads | Rank: 4.12/5 | 1 comment | Hitchhiking Stories

Travels With The Stupendous Bob
Submitted by Lightfoot | Sun, Jan 30, 2005 | 8362 reads | Rank: 4.48/5 | 3 comments | Hitchhiking Stories

Freight Hopping, Aborted
Submitted by elguero | Tue, Sep 14, 2004 | 7643 reads | Rank: 3.83/5 | 7 comments | Rail Travel




Travel Advice
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Travel Advice

Hitchhiking Namibia
Submitted by A digihitcher | Tue, Jul 29, 2008 | 1 reads | Hitchhiking Tips

Hitchhiking Laws in Quebec, Canada
Submitted by Salman | Sun, Jun 22, 2008 | 1 reads | Hitchhiking Tips

Hitchhiking Laws in Alberta, Canada
Submitted by Salman | Sun, Jun 22, 2008 | 1 reads | Hitchhiking Tips

Hitchhiking Laws in Yukon, Canada
Submitted by Salman | Fri, Jun 20, 2008 | 1 reads | Hitchhiking Tips

Hitchhiking laws in Ontario, Canada
Submitted by Salman | Fri, Jun 20, 2008 | 1 reads | Hitchhiking Tips

New Brunswick Hitchhiking Laws
Submitted by Salman | Fri, Jun 20, 2008 | 1 reads | Hitchhiking Tips


Most Popular Travel Advice
Dealing With Dirty Old Men
Submitted by Salman | Sat, Apr 07, 2001 | 17951 reads | Rank: 3.84/5 | 7 comments | Hitchhiking Woes

How to (Safely) Pick up a Hitchhiker
Submitted by Salman | Fri, Apr 16, 2004 | 10746 reads | Rank: 4.58/5 | 12 comments | Driving & Road Tripping

On the Wrong Side of Town
Submitted by Morgan | Wed, Apr 04, 2001 | 7674 reads | Rank: 4.33/5 | 2 comments | Hitchhiking Woes




Travel Perspective
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Travel Perspective

The Mental Makeup of Waiting
Submitted by CEEGE | Fri, Sep 12, 2008 | 1 reads | Road Inspiration

Paranoia unheard of: going home
Submitted by oldmanwinter | Fri, Aug 29, 2008 | 1 reads | Vagabonding

Momma loves her baby, Daddy loves me too!
Submitted by shoestring1989 | Wed, Aug 27, 2008 | 1 reads | Our Mothers, Our Fathers

Thoughts On Travel and Hitchhiking
Submitted by Evs | Wed, Aug 20, 2008 | 1 reads | Road Inspiration

Consider Hitchhiking, by Dr. Lloyd V. Stover
Submitted by A digihitcher | Wed, Jul 30, 2008 | 1 reads | Mobility & Freedom

Settling down terrifies me!
Submitted by Ryan2008 | Sat, Jul 05, 2008 | 1 reads | Road Inspiration


Most Popular Travel Perspective
AirHitch: the downside of airhitching
Submitted by Wandermank20 | Sun, Oct 16, 2005 | 6166 reads | Rank: 4.57/5 | 14 comments | Vagabonding

Homeless NYU Student Scores Dorm, 15 Minutes
Submitted by Salman | Tue, Apr 27, 2004 | 4660 reads | Rank: 3.78/5 | 1 comment | Homelessness

Confessions of a Lesbian Hitchhiker
Submitted by hikecrazy | Mon, Jan 31, 2005 | 3515 reads | Rank: 4/5 | 1 comment | Hitchhiking Stories




Travel News
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Travel News

Two Young Brits Hitchhike from UK to Malaysia for Charity
Submitted by A digihitcher | Tue, Jul 29, 2008 | 1 reads | In the News

Hitchhiking from France to Uganda
Submitted by A digihitcher | Tue, Jul 29, 2008 | 1 reads | Hitchhiking Stories

Man hitchhikes for charity
Submitted by highadventures | Fri, Jun 20, 2008 | 1 reads | In the News

New Brunswick: Summer brings hitchhikers
Submitted by highadventures | Fri, Jun 20, 2008 | 1 reads | In the News

Missing Denali hiker calls mom; Crews searching
Submitted by highadventures | Thu, Jun 19, 2008 | 1 reads | Hiking

In 106 Hours, 3 Pals Drive Across 48 States (story reprint)
Submitted by highadventures | Sat, May 17, 2008 | 1 reads | Driving & Road Tripping


Most Popular Travel News
Meet Ducy, character of the road
Submitted by Salman | Wed, May 23, 2001 | 5791 reads | Rank: 5/5 | 2 comments | digihitch News

Ewan McGregor Begins Long Way Round, Motorcycling Around the World
Submitted by Salman | Wed, Apr 14, 2004 | 4634 reads | Rank: 3.57/5 | 1 comment | In the News

"Wide Open" -- The Movie
Submitted by bassdrumben | Wed, May 09, 2007 | 2881 reads | Rank: 3.6/5 | Road Culture in Popular Media




Travel Poetry & Prose
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Travel Poetry & Prose

Sisters of the Road Cafe
Submitted by Watchdog | Fri, Aug 29, 2008 | 1 reads | Beat & Bohemian Culture

Side of the Road Blues
Submitted by redford | Tue, Aug 05, 2008 | 1 reads | With the Band

Catching out on fat cat legs (free verse)
Submitted by Watchdog | Sun, Jul 27, 2008 | 1 reads | Beat & Bohemian Culture

Proud of who we are
Submitted by apple | Sun, Jul 13, 2008 | 1 reads | Rail Travel

What makes us different?
Submitted by Ryan2008 | Sat, Jul 05, 2008 | 1 reads | Road Inspiration

Joshua Tree
Submitted by Townes | Fri, Jun 27, 2008 | 1 reads | Road Inspiration


Most Popular Travel Poetry & Prose
Elegy for the Road/ Kerouac's Ghost
Submitted by poetguy | Thu, Nov 18, 2004 | 2091 reads | Rank: 5/5 | 1 comment | Beat & Bohemian Culture

Passions
Submitted by Townes | Sat, Nov 20, 2004 | 1819 reads | Rank: 3.6/5 | Beat & Bohemian Culture

In Praise of the Roadside Pee
Submitted by Ianmcc | Tue, Apr 15, 2003 | 1785 reads | Rank: 4.66/5 | Driving & Road Tripping




Travel Recommended
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Pullman Hobo Fest
Submitted by pullmanhobofest | Tue, Jul 01, 2008 | 1 reads | Rail Travel

Hitchhiking American National Parks
Submitted by dsmith4721 | Sat, May 17, 2008 | 1 reads | Vagabonding

Venturing to the Brink on Mick MacO's TRIP
Submitted by mickmaco | Thu, Feb 21, 2008 | 382 reads | Rank: 2.66/5 | 1 comment | Road Inspiration

The Longest Walk 2
Submitted by highadventures | Wed, Feb 06, 2008 | 347 reads | Hiking

The Call of the Wild documentary - in Chris McCandless' footsteps
Submitted by Salman | Wed, Oct 10, 2007 | 3583 reads | Rank: 4/5 | 1 comment | Road Culture in Popular Media

Eating in Hanoi
Submitted by waytovietnam | Wed, Aug 23, 2006 | 726 reads | Rank: 3.75/5 | Vagabonding


Most Popular Travel Recommended
Derelict Days... Sixty Years on the Roadside Path to Enlightenment
Submitted by Salman | Wed, Oct 06, 2004 | 4520 reads | Rank: 4.66/5 | Road Inspiration

The Call of the Wild documentary - in Chris McCandless' footsteps
Submitted by Salman | Wed, Oct 10, 2007 | 3583 reads | Rank: 4/5 | 1 comment | Road Culture in Popular Media

Moonlight Graham shares the ride
Submitted by Salman | Thu, Jan 08, 2004 | 2769 reads | Rank: 4.88/5 | 1 comment | With the Band




Travel Lists
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Travel Lists

Hitchhiking in different countries 4
Submitted by Raven_1019 | Mon, Jan 14, 2008 | 308 reads | Rank: 4/5 | Hitchhiking Tips

Hitchhiking in different countries 3
Submitted by Raven_1019 | Mon, Jan 14, 2008 | 257 reads | Rank: 3/5 | Hitchhiking Tips

Hitchhiking in different countries 2
Submitted by Raven_1019 | Mon, Jan 14, 2008 | 251 reads | Rank: 3/5 | Hitchhiking Tips

Hitchhiking in different Countries
Submitted by Raven_1019 | Mon, Jan 14, 2008 | 250 reads | Rank: 3/5 | Hitchhiking Tips

Packing List
Submitted by tobobear | Fri, Jan 30, 2004 | 7132 reads | Rank: 4.34/5 | 19 comments | Hitchhiking Tips

A Little Recipe
Submitted by A digihitcher | Wed, Dec 31, 2003 | 1344 reads | Rank: 3.75/5 | 2 comments | Hitchhiking Tips


Most Popular Travel Lists
Packing List
Submitted by tobobear | Fri, Jan 30, 2004 | 7132 reads | Rank: 4.34/5 | 19 comments | Hitchhiking Tips

Patron Saints of Travelers
Submitted by Salman | Wed, Jun 19, 2002 | 3101 reads | Rank: 4.75/5 | 2 comments | Road Tidbits

Ancient Deities of Travelers
Submitted by Salman | Wed, Jun 19, 2002 | 2725 reads | 2 comments | Road Tidbits




Travel Announcement
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Travel Announcement

2008 Global Rainbow Gathering of the Tribes - La Paz, Baja California, Mexico
Submitted by rainbowhawk | Thu, May 08, 2008 | 1 reads | Hippies & Tribes

Be A Travel Writer! Stories wanted from Italy and Spain!
Submitted by Salman | Thu, Feb 16, 2006 | 663 reads | Rank: 4/5 | Road Inspiration

Hitching To Belarus For Freedom - Can I Get A Right?
Submitted by hikecrazy | Mon, Feb 13, 2006 | 641 reads | Rank: 3.8/5 | 1 comment | War Politics & Peace

Global Autostop Race - 2nd stage event has begun!
Submitted by Salman | Wed, Mar 23, 2005 | 1093 reads | Rank: 5/5 | Road Events

Hitchhikers for SHORT FILM
Submitted by duncan_laing | Fri, Mar 11, 2005 | 710 reads | Road Culture in Popular Media

Countdown to New Year's at Slab City, California
Submitted by Salman | Sun, Dec 26, 2004 | 1545 reads | Road Events


Most Popular Travel Announcement
Veggie Bus Tour
Submitted by Salman | Sun, Sep 12, 2004 | 3223 reads | Rank: 5/5 | 1 comment | Bus Adventures

The Great DIGIHITCH Giveaway - Free Stuff!
Submitted by Salman | Mon, Oct 18, 2004 | 2226 reads | Rank: 4.66/5 | digihitch News

Volunteers Needed for Regional Race - USA
Submitted by tobobear | Tue, Sep 07, 2004 | 1843 reads | 2 comments | Road Events




Travel Journals
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Travel Journals

That 70's Day at Glory-Ho
Submitted by Salman | Sun, Nov 25, 2007 | 266 reads | Rank: 4.25/5 | Hitchhiking Stories

Trip from Chimoio (Mozambique) to Mulanje (Malawi)
Submitted by FollowTheRoad | Tue, May 15, 2007 | 455 reads | Rank: 4.33/5 | Vagabonding

Pashtunistan, Moses, and the Lizard... Hitchhiking Pakistan with Juan Villarino
Submitted by JUAN | Fri, Jul 07, 2006 | 762 reads | Rank: 4.33/5 | Hitchhiking Stories

First Dreadlock Transplant in Iran - On the Road with Juan Villarino
Submitted by JUAN | Wed, May 24, 2006 | 1745 reads | Rank: 4.66/5 | Hitchhiking Stories

Arrival in Afghanistan, On the Opium Road with Juan Villarino
Submitted by JUAN | Sun, Apr 23, 2006 | 1064 reads | Rank: 5/5 | Vagabonding

Hitchhiking Gambia with Kinga and Kani - Alone Again
Submitted by kingachopin | Sat, Apr 22, 2006 | 740 reads | Rank: 5/5 | Vagabonding


Most Popular Travel Journals
First Dreadlock Transplant in Iran - On the Road with Juan Villarino
Submitted by JUAN | Wed, May 24, 2006 | 1745 reads | Rank: 4.66/5 | Hitchhiking Stories

Amtrak/Hitchhiking Quickie
Submitted by elguero | Mon, Aug 02, 2004 | 1618 reads | Rank: 4.57/5 | 1 comment | Hitchhiking Stories

Close Calls: Narrow Escapes Living on the Road
Submitted by hikecrazy | Mon, Sep 22, 2003 | 1563 reads | Rank: 2.66/5 | 1 comment | Hitchhiking Stories




Travel Tops
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Travel Tops

Mysterious New Mexico
Submitted by born2Bfree | Sun, Dec 02, 2007 | 222 reads | Rank: 3.5/5 | 1 comment | Hitchhiking Stories

Overland from Tierra del Fuego to Alaska
Submitted by dsmith4721 | Tue, Apr 03, 2007 | 1146 reads | Rank: 3.33/5 | Bus Adventures

Tobobear's 11 Reasons to Hitchhike
Submitted by Salman | Sun, Feb 22, 2004 | 1391 reads | Rank: 4.5/5 | Hitchhiking Tips

Stinky! Top 10 Sweatiest U.S. Cities
Submitted by hikecrazy | Thu, Jun 26, 2003 | 1754 reads | Rank: 4.2/5 | Road Tidbits

Salman's Top 10 CDs for a Road Trip
Submitted by Salman | Sun, Nov 17, 2002 | 3444 reads | Rank: 4.5/5 | 10 comments | Driving & Road Tripping

Hitchhiking on Late Show's Top 10 List
Submitted by Salman | Mon, Aug 19, 2002 | 1265 reads | Road Tidbits


Most Popular Travel Tops
VH-1 Top 10 Driving Songs of All Time
Submitted by Salman | Sat, Jul 06, 2002 | 13525 reads | Rank: 2.18/5 | Road Culture in Popular Media

Salman's Top 10 CDs for a Road Trip
Submitted by Salman | Sun, Nov 17, 2002 | 3444 reads | Rank: 4.5/5 | 10 comments | Driving & Road Tripping

Stinky! Top 10 Sweatiest U.S. Cities
Submitted by hikecrazy | Thu, Jun 26, 2003 | 1754 reads | Rank: 4.2/5 | Road Tidbits




Travel Statistics
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Travel Statistics

Hitchhiking Los Angeles to San Francisco and Back
Submitted by Thumb | Sun, Apr 20, 2008 | 1 reads | Hitchhiking Stories

A Dearth of Research: Does anyone really know anything about hitch-hiking?
Submitted by Thumb | Sun, Jul 27, 2003 | 2535 reads | Rank: 4.2/5 | 1 comment | Hitchhiking Woes

A Standard Experiment: How to determine present day efficacy
Submitted by Thumb | Sun, Jul 27, 2003 | 1427 reads | Rank: 4.66/5 | Hitchhiking Tips

Getting Out of Gridlock
Submitted by Salman | Fri, May 02, 2003 | 1459 reads | Rank: 5/5 | Driving & Road Tripping

Experiments in Hitch-hiking: What works best?
Submitted by Thumb | Tue, Apr 08, 2003 | 2411 reads | Rank: 5/5 | 2 comments | Hitchhiking Tips

An Irony of Cycles
Submitted by Thumb | Tue, Mar 04, 2003 | 955 reads | Rank: 3.5/5 | Hitchhiking Stories


Most Popular Travel Statistics
Hitchhiking Statistics from the Runaway Years
Submitted by Salman | Tue, Jul 10, 2001 | 3810 reads | Rank: 4.75/5 | 1 comment | Teenage Runaways

A Dearth of Research: Does anyone really know anything about hitch-hiking?
Submitted by Thumb | Sun, Jul 27, 2003 | 2535 reads | Rank: 4.2/5 | 1 comment | Hitchhiking Woes

Experiments in Hitch-hiking: What works best?
Submitted by Thumb | Tue, Apr 08, 2003 | 2411 reads | Rank: 5/5 | 2 comments | Hitchhiking Tips




Travel Press Release
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Travel Press Release

Hitchhiking Cowboy releases album inspired by the road
Submitted by Salman | Fri, Jan 04, 2008 | 181 reads | Rank: 4.33/5 | 1 comment | With the Band

Crusthaven Owners Announce Website for Sale to Benefit Homeless
Submitted by preachur | Fri, Nov 30, 2007 | 146 reads | Rank: 3.33/5 | 1 comment | Homelessness

Deep Lock Quarry Hobo Gathering
Submitted by mindfreak | Mon, Jul 30, 2007 | 468 reads | Rank: 3.25/5 | 1 comment | Rail Travel

New Hitchhiking book - Official Press Release
Submitted by JMack | Wed, Dec 07, 2005 | 540 reads | digihitch News

Durham - Paris Charity hitch hike
Submitted by action_man | Tue, Nov 30, 2004 | 1750 reads | Road Events

Hitchhiker Gathering -creating a movable culture
Submitted by Salman | Thu, Oct 16, 2003 | 1354 reads | Rank: 4.11/5 | Road Events


Most Popular Travel Press Release
Hitchhikers Converge on Seattle for Participation, Purpose
Submitted by Salman | Thu, Oct 03, 2002 | 2031 reads | Rank: 5/5 | digihitch News

Durham - Paris Charity hitch hike
Submitted by action_man | Tue, Nov 30, 2004 | 1750 reads | Road Events

Hitchhiker Gathering -creating a movable culture
Submitted by Salman | Thu, Oct 16, 2003 | 1354 reads | Rank: 4.11/5 | Road Events




Travel Facts
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Travel Facts

On Your Own--A Survival and Animal Encounter Guide
Submitted by Cid | Wed, Feb 14, 2007 | 1674 reads | Rank: 4/5 | 3 comments | Hitchhiking Tips

American Interstate Highways As Military Landing Strips
Submitted by Raus | Sun, Feb 13, 2005 | 1405 reads | Rank: 3/5 | 2 comments | Road Tidbits

American Road Odds and Ends
Submitted by Salman | Thu, Mar 13, 2003 | 1957 reads | Rank: 3/5 | 1 comment | Road Tidbits

Hitchhiking Facts in Pop Culture
Submitted by Salman | Fri, Jun 14, 2002 | 1779 reads | Rank: 3.75/5 | Road Tidbits


Most Popular Travel Facts
American Road Odds and Ends
Submitted by Salman | Thu, Mar 13, 2003 | 1957 reads | Rank: 3/5 | 1 comment | Road Tidbits

Hitchhiking Facts in Pop Culture
Submitted by Salman | Fri, Jun 14, 2002 | 1779 reads | Rank: 3.75/5 | Road Tidbits

On Your Own--A Survival and Animal Encounter Guide
Submitted by Cid | Wed, Feb 14, 2007 | 1674 reads | Rank: 4/5 | 3 comments | Hitchhiking Tips




Travel Interviews
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Travel Interviews

The Hitchhiking Guitar Man
Submitted by highadventures | Fri, Jun 20, 2008 | 1 reads | In the News

The many lives of actor, redneck and congressman Ben Jones
Submitted by highadventures | Fri, Jun 20, 2008 | 1 reads | In the News

The Story of a Well-known Hobo
Submitted by stretch-burl | Mon, Oct 03, 2005 | 875 reads | Rank: 4.5/5 | 1 comment | Rail Travel

The Story Behind The Hitcher
Submitted by Salman | Sun, Feb 22, 2004 | 1336 reads | Road Culture in Popular Media

Ridin' with Junior McGee
Submitted by Salman | Sat, Dec 27, 2003 | 1165 reads | Rank: 5/5 | Road Culture in Popular Media

The Osborne Difference
Submitted by hikecrazy | Sun, Sep 07, 2003 | 1338 reads | Rank: 4.5/5 | With the Band


Most Popular Travel Interviews
The Osborne Difference
Submitted by hikecrazy | Sun, Sep 07, 2003 | 1338 reads | Rank: 4.5/5 | With the Band

The Story Behind The Hitcher
Submitted by Salman | Sun, Feb 22, 2004 | 1336 reads | Road Culture in Popular Media

Ridin' with Junior McGee
Submitted by Salman | Sat, Dec 27, 2003 | 1165 reads | Rank: 5/5 | Road Culture in Popular Media




Travel Articles (General)
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Travel Articles (General)

Rules of Thumb: A Hitchhiker's Guide to the Sea to Sky
Submitted by highadventures | Fri, Jun 20, 2008 | 1 reads | Hitchhiking Stories

Hitchhiking to the Airport in a Stretch Limousine
Submitted by dsmith4721 | Tue, Jun 17, 2008 | 1 reads | Vagabonding

Air Fares Increase to Europe
Submitted by Fruupp | Sat, May 24, 2008 | 1 reads | In the News

A hitchhiker's guide to I-94
Submitted by A digihitcher | Sun, Mar 30, 2008 | 74 reads | Hitchhiking Stories

New Zealand backpacker zine buckles under pressure, yanks hitchhiking feature
Submitted by Salman | Tue, Dec 11, 2007 | 224 reads | Rank: 5/5 | 2 comments | In the News

What Hitchhiking Across America Taught Me about Taking Business Risks
Submitted by Salman | Sat, Nov 24, 2007 | 301 reads | Rank: 4.83/5 | 3 comments | Mobility & Freedom


Most Popular Travel Articles (General)
Web Researchers- Help Compile Runaway Laws
Submitted by Salman | Mon, Feb 03, 2003 | 13214 reads | Rank: 3.58/5 | 12 comments | Teenage Runaways

The Hitchhikers Guide to the Revolution
Submitted by Salman | Tue, Feb 22, 2005 | 6934 reads | Rank: 4.42/5 | 3 comments | Hitchhiking Stories

Chris McCandless bio, Into the Wild, soon to be movie
Submitted by Salman | Sat, Feb 11, 2006 | 3657 reads | Rank: 4/5 | 4 comments | Road Culture in Popular Media








Walk the Vote!

In 2008, I plan to be on the road...

more than last year.
less than last year.
more than ever before.
the same as most years.



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