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Triangle Thingies

Yes… Triangle Thingies.. that’s what they are called.  What do they do?  Well, if you are like me and want to have an enjoyable time when you get into camp you find ways to stream line your set up and take down.   159 more words


Final Day On Magnetic Island

My last day on Magnetic Island, I decided I was going to rent a car for the day. It had been nice walking around all the different places, but it was very hot and humid and some places were just too far away to feasibly walk to safely in the heat and humidity. 734 more words

Travel Blog

Backpacking never seems to satiate our hunger for travel. It is never long enough even if you have been travelling for past 2 or 3 months. 252 more words



Sukhotai wasn’t always on the list of places to visit on my journey north, after Ayutthaya I’d imagined I’d go straight to Chiang Mai. However, I’d given myself the rest of the month in Thailand and so far had been cruising through quite quickly. 636 more words


Cruising the Kruger - Dit was fokken lekker!

The next (and unplanned!) stop on our South African road trip was Marloth Park, a small holiday town and wildlife sanctuary close to the Crocodile Bridge entrance to Kruger National Park. 1,652 more words



What an amazing country! I mean despite the high AIDS infection rates and the obvious poverty the locals are just amazing, happy and resilient people. As we would drive past homes, small children would see the truck going by and they would drop everything they were doing and RUN!! 435 more words


Breathe Winter In - Paro Intl. Airport, Bhutan

This fresh mountain air of Bhutan smells like my future. Although this is my first trip to this part of the world, the quick peek at Mt. 195 more words