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My Entire Life Created on: 05/26/2009


My Entire Life


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LAUNG PRABANG - LAOS
I was glad to get out of Chiang Mai but in order to get to Laung Prabang there was the matter of flying ...
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11/12/2008
PLANNING A ROUND THE WORLD TRIP
I had been planning to do a big world trip long before I had been to Australia in 2004. I had enough ...
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10/01/2008
DUSSELDORF - GERMANY
There was no messing about after finishing work, spend the weekend having a bit of a leaving ...
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10/30/2008
CHIANG MAI - THAILAND
Had reservations about flying with Air Asia after the last trip but they were only 40 minutes ...
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11/07/2008
ADELAIDE - AUSTRALIA
Second stop on the Australia section of my world trip was Adelaide, this time I was in the city center ...
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01/17/2009
TASMANIA - AUSTRALIA
Landing in Hobart was a bit of a shock as it was only 13 degrees C, the coldest since Germany 3 months ...
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01/23/2009
AUCKLAND - NEW ZEALAND
I found it strange that the cheapest flight I could get from Sydney to Auckland was with Emirates ...
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02/06/2009
UPOLU - SAMOA
Not the best view out the plane window on the way and the idea that I landed the day before I left after ...
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04/17/2009
SAVAII - SAMOA
The second half of my time in Samoa was spent on the other island called Savaii. The first place ...
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04/14/2009
NANNING AND GUILIN - CHINA
I finally left Vietnam early in the morning with some very mixed feelings about the country. Now I had ...
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07/11/2009
YANGSHOU - CHINA
Met a lad in Guilin called Ryan who had booked the same raft trip to Yangshou as I had. Firstly ...
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07/17/2009
HANGZHOU AND NANJING - CHINA (THE ECLIPSE)
"THERE HAS BEEN A CHANGE OF PLAN" This was my facebook status update when I found out about the ...
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07/26/2009
SHANGHAI - CHINA
The first thing that happened on arrival in Shanghai was getting very lost. I found my way in the ...
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07/21/2009
BEIJING - CHINA
According to my guidebook breathing the air in Beijing is as bad for you as smoking 70 a day. I can't ...
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08/03/2009
IBIZA - SPAIN - PART 1
The holiday in Rhodes the previous year had been a complete disaster but Ibiza more than made up for ...
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08/09/2000
BANGKOK - THAILAND
Landed in Bangkok at around midday having had the usual minimal amount of sleep on the plane. Nice to ...
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11/03/2008
VANG VIENG - LAOS
Got my first taste of the rough and winding Laos roads, seeing people with guns at the side of the road ...
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11/14/2008
VIENTIANE - LAOS
It was my second taste of Laos bumpy and horrible roads, the journey was far better this time because ...
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11/17/2008
AYUTTHAYA - THAILAND
Arrived on the night train at Ayutthaya at 5:45am, I must have spent 2 hours looking for my pre booked ...
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11/20/2008
KANCHANABURI - THAILAND
Arrived in Kanchanaburi and found the cheapest accommodation ever. It was called Nina's raft house ...
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11/24/2008