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Random pagoda to Busan

I wake to the sound of rain beating down on the roof of the pagoda. I roll over and go back to sleep because I know it’s my final night in the comfort of my tent. 1,049 more words


The bright red paint of tomorrow

Here, the nights are cold. The streets are empty.

With head low and collar high, I watch my breath rise in darkness then orange, darkness then orange, between lamp posts ripe with fluttering moths. 347 more words


Croatia to Turkey by Bicycle (Part 2)

Having written about the experience of cycle-touring in Turkey in Part 1, in this section I will be exploring the route we took and the people we met along the way. 1,448 more words

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Croatia To Turkey by Bike (Part 1)

Last winter, I adopted Turkey (and more specifically Antalya) as my new home. However, not quite ready to brave the summer heat I headed back to the UK for a couple of months for a little reprieve. 1,179 more words

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From one random pagoda to another

I woke to the sight of the sun breaking gently through the fog. Birds chirped in the trees and leaves rustled on the forest floor. The air was cool but not cold. 1,117 more words


Daegu to random pagoda (Gyeongnam-do)

I am a little sad to be leaving Daegu after five lovely days at the Empathy Guesthouse. The people there made me feel welcome and Daegu felt a little like a home away from home. 1,251 more words


The Ferry from Koman to Fierze

We had read about the ferry ride from Fierze to Koman that runs through a series of connected reservoirs on numerous websites. The issue was that they had all been written several years ago and we could find little information that was up to date or that we could consider 100% reliable. 1,830 more words