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What to pack - South East Asia

The contents of my bag


1. This is the contents of my bag (MC) for South East Asia (warmer, hot, sticky climate mostly!) Once we reach Europe much of these contents will be emptied, given to charity/backpackers on a tight budget and a shopping spree shall occur! 489 more words

Budget Travel

Nina's Travel Rule #47: Australians Are the Luckiest Assholes On Earth

So, what would you do if you: realized at the Sao Paulo airport that your Adorable Husband had somehow managed to misplace his passport and cell phone, but you had a flight in about an hour, were down to approximately $200 for the next week, and had to be in a city about 1000 miles away in like four days or you’d miss the US World Cup Round-of-16 game you just scored tickets to?? 1,621 more words



I know someone that recently came back from a holiday in Australia. She was complaining that she felt racism there. I don’t really know how Australians got to be known as discriminating based on race but in all the time I have spent I have never felt it. 155 more words


the australians, poetry-reading, and the pretend polymath

The Australians live in house 62, although 666 would be more appropriate I feel. They seem to have crawled, like devils, up from Down Under bringing with them their apocalypse of disease, drugs, conflict and chaos. 247 more words

Why do Americans love Starbucks? Part 2 - Taste

Why is Starbucks coffee so bad?

In explaining last time why Starbucks is everywhere in the United States, I failed to mention the quality of the product it sells. 472 more words


Auntie Doris's "Thats Swearing" #10 Lord God Almighty

My father was adamant about it. “Thou shalt not take the name of The Lord thy God in vain!” There were plenty of other ways to sin of course, and my father knew them all. 474 more words