The Atlantic Route

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Cabo da Roca, Portugal

Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Yldau's final vlog

Day 34

Sweet Yldau shares her conclusions about her adventure along the Atlantic Route.

Atlantic Route / Week 4

Day 30

What a month this has been…. 4 weeks in, we’ve reached our final destination along the Atlantic Route: Rotterdam. Catch up on our last week through Belgium and The Netherlands and get ready for the Danube route!

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Atlantic Route / Week 3

Road Trip Project Fabian Yldau in France
Day 23

Our travellers’ week along the French Atlantic coast really had everything: lessons in wine-making and fish net repair, incredible nature, and, most impressive of all, encounters with some very brave and inspiring people.

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Surfing the Atlantic!

Day 12

Chaves and Verín: Two time-zones, one European spa city

Road Trip Project - Chaves - Verin
Day 5

The cities of Chaves (Portugal) and Verín (Spain) share not only a border, but also some culture and history. From their close cooperation the cross-border Eurocity of Chaves-Verín was born. What’s it like to be a Eurocitizen? We went on an exploration trip to find out!

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Coimbra University, Portugal

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Day 3

The University of Coimbra is the fantastic mix of past and future. The oldest University in Portugal hosts cutting-edge research projects, technology and innovation entrepreneurs.

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FABIAN IS READY!

“Having been selected for the Road Trip Project is unbelievable! I am ready to take you along with me: this is going to be the trip of a lifetime!” – Fabian

Fabian's final vlog

Day 34

Fabian’s final vlog about the whole Atlantic experience with the Road Trip Project.

Atlantic Route / Week 2

Day 16

After fighting fire, surfing some powerful ocean waves, and getting hands-on experience on local coastal cuisine, we say adiós! Catch up with our semana española and be prepared for our next stop: France!

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Celia Castle

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Day 12

Celia is a 17 years old Youtuber from Vigo whose motto is “crear sin miedo”: create without fear. We went surfing the waves of Santander with her!

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Porto - an ocean of opportunity

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Day 5

Portugal’s second city is a top tourist destination for many reasons – from the port cellars to the iconic metal bridge over the river Douro and many other architectural and culinary gems.

We went to the shoreline just north of where the river Douro meets the sea, to the port of Leixoes.

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Pedro Brochado

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Day 4

Pedro, local historian,  walked us through the town of Vila do Conde, the Portuguese city crossed by the Camino de Santiago.

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Joaquim Alves Gaspar

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Day 3

Joaquim Alves Gaspar served in the Portuguese Navy and taught at the Portuguese Naval Academy. After his retirement, he has fulfilled a lifelong ambition: to devote his time to the study of old maps and nautical charts.

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Olá Portugal!

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Day 1

We’ve reached the first country on our list, Portugal. Now we can say it: the Atlantic route has officially started, meet us on the road!

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YLDAU IS READY!

“Together with Fabian, I’m looking forward to taking you to the most beautiful and special places in Portugal, Spain, France, Belgium and, my own country, The Netherlands!” – Yldau

Yldau's final vlog

Day 34

Sweet Yldau shares her conclusions about her adventure along the Atlantic Route.

Fabian's final vlog

Day 34

Fabian’s final vlog about the whole Atlantic experience with the Road Trip Project.

Atlantic Route / Week 4

Day 30

What a month this has been…. 4 weeks in, we’ve reached our final destination along the Atlantic Route: Rotterdam. Catch up on our last week through Belgium and The Netherlands and get ready for the Danube route!

Read more

Atlantic Route / Week 3

Road Trip Project Fabian Yldau in France
Day 23

Our travellers’ week along the French Atlantic coast really had everything: lessons in wine-making and fish net repair, incredible nature, and, most impressive of all, encounters with some very brave and inspiring people.

Read more

Atlantic Route / Week 2

Day 16

After fighting fire, surfing some powerful ocean waves, and getting hands-on experience on local coastal cuisine, we say adiós! Catch up with our semana española and be prepared for our next stop: France!

Read more

Celia Castle

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Day 12

Celia is a 17 years old Youtuber from Vigo whose motto is “crear sin miedo”: create without fear. We went surfing the waves of Santander with her!

Read more

Surfing the Atlantic!

Day 12

Chaves and Verín: Two time-zones, one European spa city

Road Trip Project - Chaves - Verin
Day 5

The cities of Chaves (Portugal) and Verín (Spain) share not only a border, but also some culture and history. From their close cooperation the cross-border Eurocity of Chaves-Verín was born. What’s it like to be a Eurocitizen? We went on an exploration trip to find out!

Read more

Porto - an ocean of opportunity

More
Day 5

Portugal’s second city is a top tourist destination for many reasons – from the port cellars to the iconic metal bridge over the river Douro and many other architectural and culinary gems.

We went to the shoreline just north of where the river Douro meets the sea, to the port of Leixoes.

Read more

Pedro Brochado

More
Day 4

Pedro, local historian,  walked us through the town of Vila do Conde, the Portuguese city crossed by the Camino de Santiago.

Read more

Coimbra University, Portugal

More
Day 3

The University of Coimbra is the fantastic mix of past and future. The oldest University in Portugal hosts cutting-edge research projects, technology and innovation entrepreneurs.

Read more

Joaquim Alves Gaspar

More
Day 3

Joaquim Alves Gaspar served in the Portuguese Navy and taught at the Portuguese Naval Academy. After his retirement, he has fulfilled a lifelong ambition: to devote his time to the study of old maps and nautical charts.

Read more

Olá Portugal!

More
Day 1

We’ve reached the first country on our list, Portugal. Now we can say it: the Atlantic route has officially started, meet us on the road!

Read more

FABIAN IS READY!

“Having been selected for the Road Trip Project is unbelievable! I am ready to take you along with me: this is going to be the trip of a lifetime!” – Fabian

YLDAU IS READY!

“Together with Fabian, I’m looking forward to taking you to the most beautiful and special places in Portugal, Spain, France, Belgium and, my own country, The Netherlands!” – Yldau