Eastern Europe

In which I left my partner in New Zealand for six months, hitchhiked from Bulgaria, to Macedonia, via Kosovo, on to Albania, Montenegro and Serbia – and only almost ended up in a Taken like scenario several (dozen) times.

Top tip: If you’re being driven across a country by a masturbating Italian, please exit the vehicle.

Clearly a hitchhiking professional. Upping thumbs on a side road without traffic.