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11th – 14th August 2017

Voted 6th best place to visit in Asia in 2016/17 by Lonely Planet, I decided that with some extra time on my hands Ipoh was a stop that I just couldn’t miss out on. 839 more words


Cameron Highlands

8th – 11th August 2017

200km north of Kuala Lumpur lies the Cameron Highlands, Malaysia’s most extensive hill station. Known for its tea plantations, strawberry farms, hiking trails and cool temperatures the highlands are a tourist haven. 901 more words


Timberline Trail

Everything came together for the perfect backpacking trip around Mt. Hood. The previous week was about heat and smoke from various forest fires burning in the state, but then the winds shifted to blow the smoke to the east, temperatures dropped and the stage was set for backpacking the… 993 more words


Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

4th – 8th August 2017

The flight from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur was only an hour long meaning we had arrived by 5.30, we didn’t however end up leaving the airport until gone 8pm because of the mile long que at immigration which wasn’t fun.  835 more words


New Zealand's spectacular South Island

Arriving in Queenstown wasn’t exactly what I expected. Everyone had said that it’s the “adult’s playground” of New Zealand, and they were right. But what I didn’t expect is just how beautiful it really is. 811 more words



1st – 4th August 2017

Whether it be a 48hr stop over, a long weekend or a place you stay to live and work Singapore is a country that everyone wants to visit, so when planning my trip from Australia back home I knew I just couldn’t miss it out. 1,062 more words


Backpacking to the Soda Cone

With all the snow still lingering in the mountains, we got a late start backpacking this year. For our first destination, we picked the Soda Cone in the Carson Iceberg Wilderness. 1,722 more words