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You’ve reached the travel logs of Jeremy and Jonas Raider, two brothers who upon graduating June 2015 were ready to do something different. Many months of brainstorming, planning, and saving up later, they spent thirteen months abroad, traveling independently/working throughout Africa, Asia, and Europe. See below for their latest published posts as they spend 2016-2017 finishing writing about their adventures.
Please note that the posts featured below are only the most recently published six. If you’d like to read through older posts and see the dates they traveled to each destination, please click Jeremy or Jonas’ full travel maps to see all of their past posts.
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By Jeremy Raider / September 5, 2016
That extravagant shift of lifestyle that I experienced while celebrating Tết with Việt wasn't over. In fact, it was far from
By Jeremy Raider / August 4, 2016
Back at the very same hotel in Hanoi where we stayed before, Việt and I immediately fell asleep, exhausted from
By Jeremy Raider / July 22, 2016
A thick layer of fog surrounded us in every direction as we trudged along into the mysterious morning haze in search
By Jeremy Raider / July 19, 2016
By the time we were situated in Hanoi, Việt and I only wanted to eat a satisfying dinner then fall straight
By Jeremy Raider / June 14, 2016
Sitting around the living room coffee table, I sipped on Chè Thái Nguyên while snacking on butter cookies and Mứt Tết,
By Jeremy Raider / May 24, 2016
Monstrous mountains covered in green surrounded the bus as the dark sky loomed above us. We drove further into the storm.
By Jonas Raider / May 13, 2016
As the time in which I planned to volunteer at a work exchange grew closer, and my travels with Mal
By Jonas Raider / May 7, 2016
Luckily for us, the off duty police officer who decided to pick us up while hitchhiking from Essaouira to Casablanca
By Jonas Raider / May 6, 2016
After two hours of driving through beautiful greenery, Mal and I arrived in Essaouira with a ride from our new-found
By Jonas Raider / April 30, 2016
In our four days before leaving to Morocco, Mal (one of my best friends from home who decided to come
By Jonas Raider / April 24, 2016
Odessa immediately had me in love as we entered the outskirts of the city and were greeted by the tall,
By Jonas Raider / April 23, 2016
Transnistria (also called Trans-Dniestr or Transdniestria) is a partially recognized state located mostly on a strip of land between the