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Moroccan tour

MY AMAZING MOROCCAN TOUR One week, 10 events in 6 different cities and with many meetings. I had the enormous chance to be invited to share conferences, projections, meetings and even TEDx during the week from 15 till 22 February 2018. Thank you Morocco, thank you Marrakesh, Essaouira, Rabat, Casablanca, Oudaïas […]


TEDx Conference

I’m so happy to give you my second TEDx in Morocco, to share the Optimistic Traveler experience. The subject “why not” allowed me to make a speech on “why not to return the world happier together? “. To be continued on www.optimistictraveler.org Here is a set of photos of my Conference in […]


Thanks Morocco

An amazing tour in Morocco, 10 events in one week, in 5 different towns… I’m so happy !   Thank you for all of you ! Here is a series of photos taken over there to memorize all these beautiful moments …


Tour in Morocco

Still beautiful one tour in the country of the mint tea (very sweet) of the simple life and the smiles. Projection in the French Institute of Essaouira and El Jadida, very recognized conference TEDx, meeting with schools and orphanages to share the ” One Million Dreams ” project, projection of […]


Films screening

I am very happy to announce you that the movie ” I have a dream / Africa ” will be shown in 3 different places in Alsace and 3 others in Morocco, then don’t hesitate to come in large numbers! Here are the various dates and the information of the projections: February […]


“Optimistic traveler”

Find me on stage from 16 till 20 May 2018 to the theater of Choucrouterie in Strasbourg to present you my mixing show tell, video and humor. It is on this stage that I shall tell you my various experiences and meetings of my world tour in 80 days without […]


A beautiful text

We all know the story of The Little Prince and the lost traveler. As the man is trying to fix his plane, a little boy comes to him, requesting his help in making his dream come true: “Draw me a sheep” asks the boy, this is how the story begins. […]


DAY 11

DAY 11 CANGGUNew city, new atsmophere. Here, there is a lot of shops, little restaurants and other place full of life. All are very modern and originals. We are in the middle of tourism, but there is not much people here. Just lots of youths who surf or make party… […]


DAY 10

DAY 10 SURFER VIBES We are near the sea, we walk, we take a coffee, we look to surfers, we dive in the ocean, it is great !!! Thanks to Denis and Nathalie who welcome us in their new life. A litte guesthouse in the middle of Cnaggu; the new […]


DAY 7 1

Day 7 READING & PARTY I wake up and I didn’t want to sleep such this sight is wonderful. The song of the nature take us. The wind, the moving leafs, the birds and the other animals offer us the best concert ever. The best, is this sun rise. Reading […]


DAY 6

DAY 6I NEVER LIVED IN SUCH BEAUTIFUL HOUSE !How can’t we enjoy the beauty of this place, this architecture, from the little traditional houses, decorations, the sight, the swimming-pool, but, especially, especially, the welcome ? Thanks to our friend Geraldine, who received us at home, with her big heart and […]


DAY 5

JOUR 5DAY 5Beach, temple, surf …Wake up with birds and roosters songs, we are near the nature here.Littles dives in the swimming pool to wake up et the day begin !We take the moped and go to discover the south of Bali. We follow 2 surfers and we are at […]


Day 4

    DAY 4 LIFE IN BALIQuiet in a little village, above a hill, we are in an extraordinary house, renovated for years by a french friend, who lives know here. Sun morning wakes you up, the beauty is such awesome you can’t sleep again, you want to live this moment […]


Day 3

DAY 3FROM A WORLD TO ANOTHERIndonesia is such big on my map at home, it is a pencil long. When I put a pencil in France, the other end is in Kyrgyzstan, Greenland or Ivory Coast. This archipelago is 10,000 kilometers large. With 250 million inhabitants, it is the 4th most […]


Day 2

DAY 2 Night was hard, ready to vomit. Finally, with the air conditioner on off, I slept back in a moist heat. You need to know that I reserved nothing since our arrival, I loved be lead by the meets. But sometimes, it is hard. The breakfast in the hotel offers […]


Day 1 1

Trip in INDONESIADeparture from Strasbourg, 37h of tripn 4 countries, 3 planes, 2 stops, one bus and one taxi later, we finally arrived in Jakarta in Indonesia.Tiredness of the trip, climat change, jetlag … We’ll sleep all day.First, welcome at Aris’s house, a couchsurfer, in basic living conditions.  


Council of Europe

Conference at the Council of Europe in Strasbourg! Friday 10 june 2016 at 4:30 pm An unique moment ! How all of these adventurers who made a world tour can be together at the same place ? A meet not to miss ! Several adventurers would share with you what […]


Documentary Disseminations

Invité des Carnets de Voyage de Melsheim, j’ai présenté mes 2 films documentaires « Les peuples de l’Omo » et « La Caravane Noire », co-réalisés avec Philippe FREY. Le public a pris plaisir à m’écouter et a apprécié mes quelques tours de magie, avec mes cartes ! Merci à Pierre KAYSER et à […]


Invited on RMC

LES GRANDES GUEULES with Alain MARSCHALL & Olivier TRUCHOT 28 may 2015 at 11h !!! The release day of the book You can listen the podcast (beginning at 21min) http://podcast.rmc.fr/channel36/20150528_gg_1.mp3


Le Grand Journal

Incredible, Patrick DEMPSEY share his opinion about the world tour in 80 days without money ! Milan and I were invited by “Le Grand Journal” on Canal+, at the same time ! Watch the replay !


Video workshop

The purpose was to share my producers qualities and my passion for video to the youth from Colmar, in partnership with the center “Europe”. They had to realize their own short-movie in one week ! How to write a story, to do the planning schedule, take a shooting, how to choose the […]


Zut Magazine

Here, we are in the heart of Europe. During my world tour in 80 days and without money, I’ve dreamed about a world without borders… between the European Parliament, the Council of Europe and the Human Rights Building.


Interview “Voyage”

We were invited, Milan and me, by the channel “Voyage” to appear in a magazine called BAD TRIP. It speaks about trip experiences which go wrong. Milan was still in Haïti, I was the only at the interview. So, I spoke about our visa problem during our world tour. Dissemination […]


Paris Match 1

Ask for Paris Match, ask ! What an honor to read this 3 pages speaking about Optimistic Traveler and our book’s release ! Very nice article, thank to Anne-Laure ! 16/09/2015 Read the article


Festival in Paris

The first dissemination of our world tour pictures in public, thank to the Globetrotters Festival in Massy to offer us this “prime-time” ! A nice organization, a great selection and lots of people ! What happiness to share our movie about Iran on big screens and in front of 800 persons. […]


What a day !

5 EVENTS IN ONE DAY ! A busy schedule for me : interview radio festival, meeting with students, dedication in bookshops, reception with the Mayor around and conference in the festival hall. Lots of beautiful meeting; Eric and all his family who welcome me, in Lannemezan, like a prince! 02/10/2015


Adventurers Festival

A family atmosphere, lots of meeting with others adventurers. A welcome at the inhabitant, thank you Marie-Odile ! Dissemination of our movies, IRAN and HAÏTI in front of 150 fans. Thanks to Stéphane, Annie and all the family ! See more (in French)


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Trip in Iran

A country full of history and beauties. Tehran, Isfahan, Shiraz and Yazd marvel by their design. We are dazzled by stories about the Persian Empire . Our meet with Iranian, extraordinarily welcoming and curious about share with travelers they met. Discover the pictures slideshow. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BNDe40aa0CY Very happy to travel in […]


Around the world

This is my favorite video, I advise you to watch it 😉 400 trip in 63 differents countries; Here is an impressive video ! It makes you dream…


Great conference

More than 300 students of ESC in Troyes were present in the lecture hall. I spoke about my world tour experience and shared with them all I learnt during this adventure. A share appreciated by the students. I never done so much selfies ! Thanks to Yasemin OZCAN and all of his team. […]


Private flight

A big moment of happiness to fly with this big and beautiful sun! Thank to Uncle Hans for this trip from Stuttgart’s Airport to Switzerland. Realised with a smartphone (shooting, assembly, music and share).   I LOVE FLYING


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Movie Projection

Dissemination of the movie “Iran” realised during my trip around the world. I speak about shooting conditions during my trip. Organised by Jean Cyrille Muzelet – Safire 14/01/2016 Few pictures to have an idea!


Pyrenean Walk

I love nature. A long and beautiful walk towards the “Lac de Bordères”, without equipments because I went on trip without baggages. Just an underwear, a couple of sockets and my toothbrush. I could made lots of awesome pictures with the drone. LA NATURE Une belle balade dans les Pyrénées. Rien n’est […]


A day in Madrid

Wonderful ! A bike shop gave me a cycle for the day. A trust I care and makes this day great. An amazing sundowner end my adventure to Madrid. Watch the video, filmed and assembled with a smartphone… 05/02/2016 MADRID Une petite vidéo de ma journée à Madrid. Elle a commencé par la magie […]


I am “UBUNTU”

“I am because we are”. An anthropologist has proposed a game for the children in a South-Africa Tribe. He put a basket full of fruits near a tree and told to the children that the first who arrived won the reward. When he started the race, to his surprise, they all […]


Turkish Television 1

Invited by Murat CAKAR, presenter and producer of the TV show “Bonjour” broadcast on the channel EuroStar, you can watch the video in turkish! 28/06/2012


My videos selection 1

Here is a selection of my best videos. If you want to better know and understand me, you could watch these videos. Take the time to travel throught these images of our world… VOYAGE TV Interview for the channel “Voyage”. (I really like this report) ZAPPING PRESS Mounting of differents tv and radio interviews. […]


New-York 1

This beautiful city was subject to a big work; a short-movie was done in New-York, with friends, in 48h. Writing, filming and assembly in 2 days! See and share ! Watch all our short-movies in this playlist : If, you too, you want to realise a film, contact me for a feat; […]


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Our book on iTunes

OUR BOOK on iTunes ?! We are impressive and happy to tell you that you can travel in reading with us through our book avaible everywhere… Click ! https://itunes.apple.com/fr/book/le-tour-du-monde-en-80-jours/id997970944?mt=11 http://www.apple.com/fr/itunes/affiliates/download/?id=997970944    


Dreams of Aventures

Dreams of Adventures movies’s projection, with the adventurers, expositions, photographies, conferences… www.reves-aventures.fr GO AT THE END YOUR DREAMS ! They went at the end of the world, at the end of the strength, and at the end of their dreams. They would be in Strasbourg to meet you, at the Festival « Rêves […]


0 HOMELESS PEOPLE IN STRASBOURG

0 HOMELESS PEOPLE IN STRASBOURG During our journey in Denver, when it was -26° outside, we met a 60 years old Homeless lady. I wondered why she was there, why she deserved that, why she had to live in this big cold outside ? I wanted to change the world and […]


My 2015 1

I wish you good celebrations to you and all the people you love … Muammer MY 2015 The adventure of the ” world tour in 80 days without money” changed my life, and the desire to change the world was born. I learnt so much during my journeys, which I […]


8th day

Iran – 8th day – YAZD

Meetings with many young Iranian and Iranians. They have finaly the same dreams and the same concerns as the youth in France. They dream to find love, to study well, to find a good work … They would like that the country evolves, that the mentalities change, but at the […]


Iran – 7th day

REUNIONS WITH SIMA A magic and unique moment. After 6 hours of bus through deserts landscapes, I am back in the city of Yazd. It’s here that we spend one of the crucial moments during our world tour. Celebration of the kurban party to the family of Sima. One year […]

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6th day

Iran – 6th day – SHIRAZ

The Persian art in Iran of today, it’s like the tale of the 1001 nights. Shiraz is wonderful, i fell in love with this city. The Mosque “nasir ol molk” shines with quite colors, stained-glass windows are reflected in the inside and illumates places. Magic architecture and which make dream. […]


Iran – 5th day – SHIRAZ

Arrived with the night bus, we ask the taxi, he guides us towards a little hotel. Here they offer us the breakfast, after a good shower, I’ll have a small nap. The city calls us, the beauties of Shiraz are numerous. Visit of the fort with guide. One of the […]

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4th day

Iran – 4th day – ISPAHAN 1

A day full of discovery, accompagned by Payan and Bersam, who are our guides for the day. We begin with a small coffee in the bazaar. Between thousands of small shops, full of color, perfumes and spices, we found ourselves in the old mosque Jameh. We will taste a traditional […]


Iran – 3rd day

Heading to Isfahan (capital of the Persian Empire under the dynasty of Safavides between XVIth century and the XVIIIth century). After 6 hours of bus in a great confort : air conditioning, tea, cakes, at will water and great large seat(almost lying). A family puts down(deposits) us in town on […]


Iran - 2nd day

Iran – 2nd day 1

After 20 hours of sleep, trying to catch up the sleepless night in the plane. We will take a tea at the restaurant we went yesterday. The waiters very worried about our good to be, sugests us being guided in the city. In motorcycle with Masoud, the bookseller, we shall […]


Iran – 1st day 1

First day at the capital, happy to meet again the Iranians. Which kindness. Difficult to explain but everybody is kind here. The taximan did the guide. A lady helps us to find our way. A man offers us cakes in the street. A woman suggests to translate at the restaurant… […]

Iran - 1st day

Kirghizistan

In 6300km from here, on the border of China, we are at the end of the world… A poor country, but a rich population of smiles and kindness. Two crazy moments for me. The first “table of the king” at the invitation of a Kirghiz, in his living room with […]


France tour in 2CV without money 16

Visit the small villages of France aboard the mythical 2 cv Citroën, but without a centime. But is France so generous? Through the small national roads, we encounter the French people. To eat, to sleep, to move forward, to meet and exchange. All this without a penny, and the gasoline then? […]

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The Kleber library

On the occasion of the publication of our book “The world tour in 80 days without a centime” Mr Lafon, the Kleber bookshop in Strasbourg welcomes us June 10th, 2015 at 6:30 pm in the cultural meeting “Conversations”, to speak about our adventure and share with you our fabulous travels! To […]


Europe 1

Invited by Alessandra Sublet in the emission « Un petit dimanche entre amis » On Sunday, May 31st, 2015 at 11 am Alexandra Sublet : « Their narrative is exceptionnal » « Two magnificient guys in every sens of the word »   « This trip is fascinating » « Audrey Lamy who looks […]


Bar les aviateurs

Bar les aviateurs

The mythycal american bar « Les aviateurs » in Strasbourg, and more particularly his person in charge Franck Meunier suggested putting in honor our adventure by selecting a photo of the world tour. We inaugurated this special event with on a special  evening « World Tour ». Muammer shared his adventure, accompagnied with […]


Book release

A big enjoyment to see our book spread to 12 000 copies in all France, but also in Belgium and in Canada! Avaible in all Fnac, Leclerc stores, Relay (in train stations and airports), online on Amazon and on my web site with a dedication and a present ! Beautiful […]

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Our book

An unbelieveable moment, my heart beats so fast, the tears don’t stop, the emotions are growing up, I think at my friend Milan, I think at the thousand of people who helped us, I think at you who’s going to read it soon, and who could travel with us… I just hold in […]

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Travel without luggages

In the minimalist mind, trip “without luggage” is possible. After a first experience of three days spent in Dominican Republic with Lotfy, a second one of two days spent in Paris with Milan, here I am in Istanbul, alone. I travel for seven days without any luggage or bag. Only […]


Hilton speech

Invited on the occasion of the Remembrance ” 50 years of the French – Turk relations “. I shared the interest and the chance to have a double culture. The advantage to know languages, Turkish language helped a lot during our world tour. It was very special at the end […]


Ethiopa

A wonderful trip, in the discover of the Nilotiques people. The south of Ethiopia abounds in people who live from thousand of kilometers of the modernity. I had the opportunity to meet numerous tribes : Hammers, Dasanechs, Niyagatoms and Mursis (woman with tray). Theses tribes live at the Stone Age, […]