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Trip: Asia

There are [18] stories from my trip: Asia

Photos: Nepal

NEPAL | Wednesday, 4 May 2016 | Photo Gallery

Annapurna Circuit
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Photos: Mexico

MEXICO | Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | Photo Gallery

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Thailand take 2

THAILAND | Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | Views [8415]

Thailand take two.   Ten days back in Australia is a whirl of family and social commitments, housekeeping and tidying up loose ends. So wonderful to be greeted at the airport by youngest son and Mum, so emotional to leave again this time for ... Read more >

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Photos: Thailand take 2

THAILAND | Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | Photo Gallery

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MYANMAR | Sunday, 28 Oct 2012 | Views [1601]

  Myanmar Blog   The Malaysians are so organised. We need to find some US dollars in pristine condition to take to Myanmar as the first lot we had was stolen. Of coarse there is a money exchange right under the transit hotel we booked.... Read more >

Tags: bagan, golden rock, hpa an, hsipaw, kalaw, lake inle, mandalay, myanmar, yangon

Photos: Myanmar

MYANMAR | Saturday, 27 Oct 2012 | Photo Gallery

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Photos: Sri Lanka

SRI LANKA | Sunday, 30 Sep 2012 | Photo Gallery

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Sri Lanka

SRI LANKA | Sunday, 30 Sep 2012 | Views [3314]

 Sri Lanka 5th September 2012 Only 3 hour flight with Air Asia and we arrive in Colombo. You would think that after travelling for 4 months we would have everything worked out for this new country, where to go, what to do, what to see. Well we kind ... Read more >

Tags: aragum bay, colombo, ella, kandy, midigama, sri lanka, tangalle, unawatuna, uppevali


THAILAND | Thursday, 30 Aug 2012 | Views [736]

Thailand   We cruised across the thai border with the required meal stops every 2 hours and the unexplained waiting around ( usually for more people to show up and fill the van). The crossing into Thailand was painless and easy although ... Read more >

Tags: koh chang, thailand robbed, theft

Photos: Cambodia

CAMBODIA | Friday, 24 Aug 2012 | Photo Gallery

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Cambodia part 2

CAMBODIA | Friday, 24 Aug 2012 | Views [2148] | Comments [1]

Cambodia part 2 Sitting here at Olly's place by the river in Kampot. Finally found somewhere in Cambodia to stop and chill. Free paddle boards, only 4 bungalows @ $5/night close to the coast its cool.  Phnom Phen was hectic and busy and hot. Still ... Read more >

Tags: battambang, kampot, kep, koh rong, koh tonsai, rabbit island, sihanoukville

Cambodia part 1

CAMBODIA | Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012 | Views [6659]

Cambodia  We cross into Cambodia from Laos by bus. The driver asks for all the passengers passports plus $30 each. He heads off to each immigration building (small tin sheds, but soon to be replaced by larger concrete buildings) We are told to walk ... Read more >

Tags: angkor wat, ban lung, kratie

Laos part two.....the south

LAOS | Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | Views [1548] | Comments [1]

Laos part 2 Over the past ten days we have spent seven on a motor bike. First we completed three days on the thaket loop then another 5 at Champasak and the Bolaven Plateau. This form of travel really suits Paul and I. You have so much flexibility ... Read more >

Tags: bolaven plateau, don det, kong lor cave, laos, mekong, thaket loop

Photos: Laos part two

LAOS | Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | Photo Gallery

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Laos part one- the first 30 days

LAOS | Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | Views [1435] | Comments [1]

Paul - 16th June 2012 OK Arrived in Laos. When you cross the border from China you go through the  high security, marble floor, polished stainless steel, air-conditioned check point on the China side....50 metres and walk over to an old dusty ... Read more >

Tags: boat trips, laos, northern laos

Photos: Laos

LAOS | Tuesday, 3 Jul 2012 | Photo Gallery

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Photos: China

CHINA | Monday, 25 Jun 2012 | Photo Gallery

First stop on our grand adventure
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CHINA | Monday, 25 Jun 2012 | Views [2280] | Comments [3]

Pauls blog may 15 2012   As I sit on our train ready to leave Beijing to Xian I think I'm going to sleep well. We have 13 hours. Got some cards. Will try and get a game happening       First week in China ... Read more >

Tags: china