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Balloon Dawn
Phinn
Rat Snake
Mother Hen
Wary Friendship
Balloon Burners
Return to the Sea
Italian map.
Balloon Selfie
Humming Bird at Rest
Born Of Fire
Celebrating my 10.000th kilometer anniversary.
Winter Art
First class hitchhiking, Albania.
Monks at the Top of Mt. Phousi
Esma and Xhemal in Shkodra, Albania.
The Soldier
Gorilla looking sad
Phoebe Zeitgeist
Old Tractor
The Model
The Lover
White on White
12th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Celebrating my 10.000th kilometer anniversary.

I love hitchhiking. I started to hitchhike to save money with 19, in France. And I fell in love with people, their stories, their kindness, the beauty of our diversity, and also of our similarities across borders. Since then, I regularly hitchhike in Europe. While hitchhiking, I systematically write down what I learn from my drivers, meaningful stories and meaningless details, what inspire me by them. Sometimes, when they accept it, I take pictures. This picture was taken at the Croatian-Serbian border, where I symbolically blew a candle to mark my 10.000th kilometer hitchhiking (approximatively). This was in Mai 2013; since then, I reached the 20.000th one.

TAGS: Serbia

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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Member since 2014
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© Julia Druelle.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2013
Total Views: 15
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 24, 2014, 6:35 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Focal Length: 35mm
Shutter Speed: 1/25
Aperture: f4.5
ISO: ISO1600
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