The Longest Trips I’ve Taken (By Transport Mode)


  • 🚗 Car
    • With A Stop: Harare, Zimbabwe to Cape Town, South Africa (2,530km/1,752mi) leaving my mom’s car in Cape Town with my brother (RIP).
    • Nonstop: Johannesbug, South Africa to Cape Town, South Africa (1,398km/868mi) as part of the previous trip.
    • With Me Driving: Cedar Falls, Iowa USA to Gobles, Michigan USA (692km/429mi) to move from college to my aunt’s place.
  • ✈️ Plane
  • 🚆 Train—Edingburg, Scotland UK to London, England UK (7 hours over 645km/401mi) on the sleeper train The Caledonian Sleeper when I went on a college trip to the UK.
  • 🚌 Bus—Harare, Zimbabwe to Louis Trichardt, South Africa (707km/439mi) to see my mom who was working in Thohoyandou in Venda at the time.
  • 🛳️ Cruise Ship—Miami, Florida USA to Nassau, Bahamas (289km/180mi) on holiday

What are yours?