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Cairns P2

19th – 29th March 2017

So after a busy few days and the end of the tour it was time for some much needed relaxation. The plan? 752 more words


Backpacking to Europe - Part 13: Iamsterdam and Rijksmuseum


When we reached Amsterdam Centraal station, we walked to the tram area opposite the main entrance and I looked for tram no. 5 as it will go to Rijksmuseum. 1,377 more words


Hotel Review: Ibis Singapore on Bencoolen, Bugis (Singapore) - Where to Stay

The cruel exchange rate in 2017 had made me think twice before deciding to stay in Singapore for a two-day one night trip to the island city-state with my mother, my wife and my sister. 977 more words


Backpacking to Europe - Part 12: Taking the Free GVB Ferry to IJplein


Have you ever had a moment when you realized that something was amiss only when some time had passed? That was what happened to me after we reached the train station soon after we left the bakery at Zaandjik. 810 more words


#kakijalansrecommends: Where to Eat in Singapore

One of my readers commented on my Instagram account, asking for recommendations on where to eat in Singapore. Well, there are a lot of interesting places to eat in Singapore but of course, I have not been to all. 462 more words


52 Hikes in 52 Weeks: Hike 37, Jarrard Gap to Neels Gap

October 7, 2016

Hikers:  Julie, Lyndy and Michelle

Jarrard Gap was the first place we had camped on this trip that did not have bear cables.   887 more words


Cutting Costs: European Travel Money

You’d be surprised by just how much extra you can cost yourself if you don’t plan how you’ll carry your travel money in advance. Charges can differ per ATM machine, by card or by currency, so it’s important to do some homework before setting off on your travels. 554 more words