Bike and Hike

My name is Joachim Berggren. I’m a CNVC certified trainer and I love adventures.

In the summer and autumn of 2019 I spent 3½ months traveling through Europe and meeting people from the Nonviolent Communication community.

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My project

Peace trip through Europe

My aim is to travel and to meet people interested in communication, connection and building a sustainable world. Together we create the future of our dreams!

6 000 km


I am going to bike from Stockholm to Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port in France and back
1 600 km


I will walk the Camino de Santiago back and forth from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Santiago de Compostela
On my way

Teaching NVC

Along the way I will offer workshops on Nonviolent Communication (NVC) co-organized with locals
Join me

Be part of this project!

I’m looking for partners to be able to successfully accomplish this project individuals and organizations who are eager to support me on my way through Europe.

Maybe you want to:

  • organize a workshop or lecture in your hometown,
  • offer a place to sleep,
  • offer something to eat when I pass by,
  • join me for some hours or a couple of days by biking or walking?
My plan

Details of my trip

This map shows one possible route from Stockholm to Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port and back. You could also se locations where people wants to organize workshops and offer me somewhere to sleep and eat. The route will surely change according to which people I get in connection with. If you want to support me, please fill in the form here.

My official sponsors

My adventures

Updates from the road

My bike is stolen!

My bike is stolen!

After a few days at Susi in Switzerland, I continued my bike ride on July 30. I was now approaching the most dreaded part of my trip: the Central Massif in France. During a distance of 233 km I would bike just over 3500 height meters. Google maps continued to show me...

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My NVCtrip is over

My NVCtrip is over

I biked my last distance from Stjärnholm south of Nyköping home to Årsta Wednesday October 16. I will update this website with storys from my trip the coming days.

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The Camino completed

The Camino completed

My blogging is way behind reality. I have now finished my Camino de Santiago and walked back and forth in 36 days. I will come back with updates from my walk in time being.

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Get in touch!

Do you have a question about my next destination? Do you want to offer me some support or join me? Or you just want to have a chat? Get in touch, I’m always happy to hear from you!