During the last years we had a very fascinating
lifestyle: Working each week in two jobs, spare time was very
From Monday until Thursday we went to work
in Vienna, for two different IT-companies, with all the fast
changing needs and the world of capitalism around us.
Each Thursday we drove 150 kilometres south
to a little town near Graz, where we ran our little restaurant
in a beautiful castle until Sunday. This was the weekly emotional
recreation we needed from the first half of the week.
Although we closed our restaurant in Austria by the end of 2006,
our homepage still is online: www.freiberg.at. It offers most information
only in German, as a lack of time held us off from translating
We started our trip in April 2007, crossing
Canada, going up to Alaska and then down trough the US, Mexiko
and Central America to South America. Crossing from Columbia
to southernmost part of Patagonia. And we fell in love with the
endless offers of different landscapes and the people there.
Like the Scotish, we save every little
Penny, never using campsites, restaurants or hotels. We learned
to travel on a very low budget, which enables us to get much
further than expected.