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The city of temples

Bagan city. The reason we came to Myanmar in the first place. I was so excited to get there. Everyone we’d spoken to about it said it was really amazing so i had very high expectations. 1,794 more words

Backpacking

Minglaba!!

After a whole day of travelling we finally arrive in Yangon airport! We were met by a taxi who took us to our hostel and there we met Steve. 1,948 more words

All the different countries I have travelled to.

I was just reflecting on all the different countries I have lived in over the years. My parents were in the military, which meant as well as being born in England, I also lived in Munster, Germany, during my pre-school years, hence my fondness for Bratwurst sausages and chips with mayonnaise. 322 more words

Creative Writing

Week Eight - New Zealand, Part Two

I’ve nearly completed my second and final week of my trip around the North Island of New Zealand. I have loved the time I’ve spent here, travelling all the way down to Wellington in the south and back up again. 1,105 more words

New Zealand

Enemies of the Dorm: Backpacker's guide to survive sleeping in dorms.

There are, of course, many benefits to sleeping in hostel dormitories – first and foremost that is is up to 10 times cheaper than staying in a hotel, opening up the possibility for extended travel.   1,398 more words

Backpacking

Reunions, food, and singing

So I’m currently on my flight from Brunei to Burma as I am so behind on updating my blog. In Canada I only did maybe one post a week but I’ve been doing so much that I’ve been writing one for each three days! 1,406 more words

Hostel life

My final full day in Hong Kong I used to relax a bit and didn’t rush off anywhere in the morning. I wandered over to the Chi Lin Nunnery which was a few metro stops away. 757 more words