Gunther Holtorf and his wife Christine on a 500,000 mile journey around the world
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Gunther Holtorf's 23-year road trip. Back in 1989, as the Berlin Wall fell, Gunther Holtorf and his wife Christine set out on what was meant to be an 18-month tour of Africa in their Mercedes Benz G Wagen. Now, with more than 800,000km on the clock, Gunther is still going.
This Mercedes Benz G-Wagen has carried Gunther and Christine Holtorf on an incredible 500,000 mile journey around the world. In 1989, Gunther Holtorf and his wife Christine climbed aboard their 1988 Mercedes Benz G-Wagen to travel from Germany to Africa, where they planned to complete a once-in-a-lifetime road trip that would last 18-months. Except the trip didn’t last 18-months, it has lasted 23 years, spanned more than 200 countries and the car now has 800,000 kilometers on its odometer.
Amazing adventure - Gunther-Holtorf, his wife Christine and one car, 23 years and 500 000 miles!