Getting Else Ready Going Home

….Everything was packed perfect in the boxes for shipping home….. ….Then customs in Valparaiso came & I had to unpack everything 🙁  …… ….Including drugscan ...

The Road That Exists

Somebody said > Go that way there is a road but it is not shown in the map……                ...

P.N. Nevado Tres Cruces

Another breathtaking National Park above 4000m The Nevado Tres Cruces I decided to sleep at the Laguna Verde at 4400m On the way there I had to cross a police station, because its in the nowhereland b...

Salar De Pedernales

On the way to the National Park Tres Cruces I passed this Salar              ...

P.N. Pan De Azucar

A beautiful & small National Park at the coast. No wildcamping allowed Found a beautiful campsite in 1st row to the oceanfront 🙂              ...

Rollercoaster Road B-268

I was heading to Antofagsta as I saw this peninsula on the right side. A ugly industry town in front But I decided to try to get on the peninsula Look what I found……….     &nbs...

Salar Del Huasco

… such an amazing Salar … 4400m elevation …. nobody there …..              ...

Parque Nacional Lauca

What an impressive National Park So beautiful above 4000m Very sad is that the main road to Bolivia cuts through….. No entry fee for the trucks …… A lot of trash beside the road. ...

Ruta Del Desierto

Some views from the Road Of The Desert….                  ...

Café De Altura Mallku

Thanks  iOverlander for that place 🙂 I had a beautiful ride but it was a long day. I passed this place already to go for a wild camping spot a little bit more east. But the rain of the last weeks ...

Panamericana Gap Closure

Finally I closed the gap I drove as North as I could to the Peruvian border (OK – on the Chilean side) What a emotional moment So I drove from Alaska to Ushuaia 🙂   GPS-Tag of the Peruvi...

BTS & Else’s New Rear Tire

I was looking on Google in Antofagasta to get a new rear tire… Mine was really fucked after 11.500 Km with 25% gravel roads I found the BTS company BIG TRAIL SERVICE BTS CHILE Send them an email...

More Than 11.500 KM Already….

Can’t believe already more than 11.500 Km… It’s an amazing adventure…. Great countries….. Great people…… Great landsacapes….. ….. & I steel fe...

Goodbye To Moritz & Lukas

After 50 days beeing together on the road finally we took different ways…… After my decission to cancel Bolivia it was clear that after the Atacama desert Moritz & Lukas will go on to ...

The Atacama Desert

…… I’m not sure if I have seen so many beautiful places but I was not that impressed as I expected ….Of course beautiful…….            ...

Paso De Jama

This Paso from Argentina to Chile is one the highest of South-America Nearly 5000m elevation Official it is only 4200m at the border but after that it climbes up to 4812m         &...

Ruta 68 To Salta

When you take Ruta 68 from Cafayate to Salta you see these red mountains…. I was so lucky to drive the road late afternoon when sun was already going down… No filter & no Photoshop ...

Corral Quemado

I was driving on Routa 40 and saw these amazing mountains on the side…. I took a left on a small street > Look what I found……            ...

Santuario De Las Aves

After a small detour for getting gas the GPS took me on a different way back to Routa 40. So I crashed by accident into this canyon…..          ...

Bolivia Is Cancelled

I cancelled going to Bolivia. The last weeks this decission was growing in my mind. There are even not 3 weeks time until I have to go back. Round 4000 Km still to drive in Chile. Going to Bolivia is ...

Two O-Rings & Else

Some days ago I recognice in Malargüe at the gas station that fuel get out of the ventilation pipe of the tank. Not good 🙁 I could fix it bending the pipe. But with this solution I had no ventilat...

Mariano & Gabriel from San Rafael

As I told my friend Giselle from Cancun that I will go north in Argentina & will pass Mendoza she told me she has a very good friend close to oMendoza in San Rafael. She will introduce me & pe...

….Leaving Patagonia….

Unbelieveable ….. what a crazy change ….. Pampa complete different…..                        ...

Ruta De Los Siete Lagos

What a amazing change from the Pampa to this beautiful road beside 7 lakes …..              ...

New Fork Seals For Else

2000 km ago the the fork seals from Else starting to loose oil I heard from a BMW dealer in Osorno, Chile with a 2nd store in Punta Arenas. These guys makes service & also rent out motorcycles htt...

Fin Del Mundo – Ushuaia

I MADE IT…… After the unplanned stop in 2015 I finally made it to USHUAIA GOOSE BUMPS……...

On The Way To The End Of The World

Can’t believe it ….. Getting closer to the End Of The World ( Fin Del Mundo ) Magellan Strait …… Tierra Del Fuego – GORGEOUS 🙂 🙂     Crossing the Magellan...

Perito Moreno Glacier

The huge & impressive Petito Moreno glacier……. It ends direct into a lake…. When you are lucky you see a big pile of ice breaking into the lake releaseing a huge wave Thats reall...

Fitz Roy & An Angel

I met 2017 in Iceland the Swedish artist Sven Björnedalen He makes these angels and want to send it to the world I really liked this idea & he send me one for my Southamerica trip. I carried it 3...

FITZ ROY – El Chalten

Hitting El Chalten & see the Fitz Roy was one of my highlights for the trip. We were really lucky with the weather because the days before the Fitz Roy was total in clouds. Such a heartwarming mom...

Breakdown Of The Transe

……TRANSE  > The nick name of the bike from Moritz Yesterday was a bad day for Moritz After a long stretch of gravel road his rear wheel started to wobble First we thought it is the cha...

Going To Argentina

After a bad weather forecast we decided to change the route We went to Argentina What a incredible change of the nature…….          ...

Carretera Austral Part 1

No words…. I think the most beautiful road I have ever driven…. Breathtaking nature…. Gorgeous landscapes…..                   &nbs...

On The Way With Lukas & Moritz

On the way with Lukas & Moritz going together south. Both had their bikes in the same container like me. We met in Valparaiso & decided to to the trip together until somebody want to hit away....

Sacrifices To A Mapuche Indians Trail

First small damages on Else. On the way south we missed a turn & came to a river. After crossing it we went on with the ride. At a gate of the Mapuche Indians land we payed 5000 Pesos to be allowe...

Heading To The Southpole

Getting every day closer to the South Pole Amazing 1st days in Chile Paved & unpaved roads – what pleasure Friendly people all around Still with Lukas & Moritz on the way Here some impre...

The Adventure Begins…

What a long day yesterday at customs.11hrs to get the bikes out of customs. All 12 bikes in one. Now Else is packed. Ready to leave. Changed my mind and follow two guys now southbound....

Live-Tracking Active This Time

GPS Live Tracking This Time I bought a Spot GEN 3 live tracking device this time. This tracker will send every 5 minutes a signal to the satellite Only when I will be in movement   This can be fo...

Update!!! Else Arrived In Valparaiso :-)

A small update on the status. Else arrived at the 10th of January in Valparaiso. Customs clearance should be on the 14th I rebooked all my flights. I will leave on the 13th > Munich – Frankfu...