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Chiang Mai Heaven

Chiang Mai, Thailand’s home to outdoor adventure seekers, what is not to love.

After our week long adventure in Bangkok it was time to head for greener land and make our way up north to beautiful Chiang Mai in search of some hiking, yoga and adrenaline pumping activities. 631 more words

Singapore - durian prohibited and a night tour around the city

We never planned visiting Singapore. A one-way, direct flight with Cebu Pacific Airlines was a bargain, so we decided to give it a shot. Until now, the only thing I knew about Singapore is that you can get executed here for smoking in the wrong place. 519 more words

Gap Year Trip

vagabonding in argentina!

We had taken a night bus to Salta, a city in the north of Argentina where we were both looking forward to a pool. We had changed some dollars at the border and wanted to stay a few days to relax and unwind from the past week of nonstop travel. 818 more words


bolivian explorations

We took the bus for La Paz after a delicious breakfast at Pan-Americana bakery in Copacabana, grabbed a barge across the river, continued through the Andes and down the hillside into La Paz. 797 more words


Machu Picchu and the two wanderers

We booked a Machu Picchu tour just down the road from our hostel for 100 dollars which we thought was a great deal. It included the bus from Cusco to and from the train station, 6klms before Agua Calientes, accommodation, breakfast, lunch, dinner and our entry pass to Machu Picchu. 706 more words


Sunsets beaches and losing our luggage all while travelling Peru

We left for Cuenca a popular touristy mountain town. Arriving late in the afternoon into what felt like a Melbournian winter, gusty winds and intermittent rain. 841 more words


Galapagos Islands

We arrived to San Cristobal Island around 1 in the afternoon and realized we were only a short walk with our packs into town. As we searched for a hostel we ran into an American couple who were studying here and pointed us in the direction of a good guest house. 1,013 more words