Hitchhiking takes me 150km from Milano.
Northern Italy. Blue shirts, black ties: no rides.
Slept in the toilets of some highway station.
Morning. Dutchman takes me to Milano.
Train to Ventimiglia, french border.
Icelandic volcano + railway strikes: Ventimiglia - Nice overcrowded.
Nice, no trains to Toulouse. Strike: undetermined duration.
Internet, car sharing website, call, get a lift.
Nice - home, the same night, for 15 euros.
Total distance: 1550 km
Total duration: 42h
Total cost: 60€, food included.
Springtime on the hills of the Low Pyrenees.
Beautiful road. Family gathering, breakfasts in the sun, flowers around.
Ate too much. Sick.
Way back to Toulouse.
Unavoidable "Watcha gonna do with your life, my son" talk with parents.