Henk Pelster

Also called

Heniu (only by his girlfriend by the way)





Sign of the zodiac



Master in General Management, Bachelor in International Agricultural Trade

Before world trip

5 years active as an Area Sales Manager for Tennant NV responsible for sales and marketing of cleaning machines in Central Eastern Europe. As part of this job, I travelled great part of my time in several countries in CEE and lived for 1,5 year in Warsaw, Poland. In the last year of my activities in CEE, I lived together with my girlfriend Anita in Gent, Belgium.


Travelling, movies, skiing, trying to enjoy life day by day

Life’s motto

Having fun, face challenges and making money

Favourite cuisine

1. Italian
2. Thai
3. Steak (and other nice plain meat dishes)

Ranking of the best places visited during this trip

1. Nepal
2. Las Vegas
3. Kenya
4. Mongolia
5. China
6. Dubai (United Arab Emirates)

Would like to visit again

- Nepal, but rather some other new interesting countries
- Las Vegas, it's a place I must visit again

Would rather not visit again


Likes about world trip

Adventure of checking out day by day what to do and where to go and finding new and unexpected places/ events

Dislikes about world trip

That it goes so fast

Admires co-traveller for

Open for everything even though at first she was convinced that she would not do it (e.g. riding elephant, rafting)
Careful with spending money
Getting her Advanced Open water dive certificate