The finalists

Preselection

They made it! Here are our 16 finalists! Who will be the 8 travellers to hit the road for the Road Trip Project Season 2?

photographer

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Sumit

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Lorena

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Selina

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Rareș

Sumit

27 - Bangladeshi - Lives in Göttingen, Germany

photographer

Favourite quote: “ "It is no sunrise if you are not awake"- National poet of Bangladesh ”

Lorena

23 - Spanish - Lives in Alicante, Spain

photographer

Favourite quote: “ "Outside of the comfort zone is where the magic happens" ”

Selina

22 - German - Lives in Regensburg, Germany

photographer

Favourite quote: “ 'For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me want to dream.' – Vincent Van Gogh ”

Rareș

27 - Romanian - Lives in Forlì, Italy

photographer

Favourite quote: “ Creativity is the new literacy! (Chase Jarvis) ”

videomaker

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WhyNot

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Gaia

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Elliot

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Carlos

WhyNot

26 - Dutch - Lives in Utrecht, Netherlands

video maker

Favourite quote: “ The grass is always greener on the other side. (So let's go there... ) ”

Gaia

29 - Italian - Lives in Pistoia, Italy

video maker

Favourite quote: “ "Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime." Mark Twain ”

Elliot

19 - Swedish - Lives in Stockholm, Sweden

video maker

Favourite quote: “ ”The further I am from home, the more I learn about myself. And as I encounter the seemingly endless beauty of this world, I realize that this life is the greatest gift I could ever receive.” - Mr Ben Brown ”

Carlos

24 - Portuguese - Lives in Porto, Portugal

video maker

Favourite quote: “ "S'all good baby baby" Biggie Smalls ”

copywriter

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Donna

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ZamoVanessa

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Sophie

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Olga

Donna

28 - Bulgarian - Lives in Sofia, Bulgaria

copywriter

Favourite quote: “ ' Be the woman who fixes another Queen's crown without telling the whole world it's crooked '. ”

ZamoVanessa

24 - South African - Lives in Debrecen, Hungary

copywriter

Favourite quote: “ We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty. - Maya Angelou ”

Sophie

18 - German - Lives in Stuttgart, Germany

copywriter

Favourite quote: “ Words and ideas can change the world! ”

Olga

19 - Polish - Lives in Katowice, Poland

copywriter

Favourite quote: “ More kindness tomorrow. Plant seeds of it everywhere. See what grows. - LM Miranda ”

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Multi Panos

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Daya

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Benjamin

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Diana

Multi Panos

24 - Cyprus - Lives in Limassol, Cyprus

presenter

Favourite quote: “ “There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” Albert Einstein ”

Daya

22 - Bulgarian - Lives in Birmingham, United Kingdom

presenter

Favourite quote: “ “Is freedom anything else than the right to live as we wish? Nothing else.” —Epictetus ”

Benjamin

22 - French - Lives in London, United Kingdom

presenter

Favourite quote: “ An artist knows when they have achieved perfection, not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery ”

Diana

19 - Russian - Lives in Genoa, Italy

presenter

Favourite quote: “ However, I continue to try and I continue, indefatigably, to reach out. There's no way I can single-handedly save the world or, perhaps, even make a perceptible difference - but how ashamed I would be to let a day pass without making one more effort ”