Existing Member?

The Kirwan Twins Adventures We've finally graduated, so we're setting off for three months to backpack around India, Cambodia, Vietnam and Thailand before entering the "real world."


There are [0] photos and [3] stories tagged with "The Great Outdoors".

Thermal Spring Oasis

ECUADOR | Tuesday, 16 Oct 2007 | Views [669]

Ecuadorians enjoy their holidays, and today was Guayaquil's Independence Day.  Well, it was really Wednesday, but why not push it back to make a long weekend?  So my family set off, in our yellow school bus, for Papallacta.  The drive to Papallacta, en ... Read more >

Tags: The Great Outdoors

Virgin Train Riders and the Dao Raffle

VIETNAM | Tuesday, 29 May 2007 | Views [808]

Our trip to Sapa, a small mountain town in North Vietnam, began with an overnight train. Before our group of mothers and daughters clamored onto the train, we stocked up on nightcaps of Tiger beer in the station. Compared to Emma and my many experiences ... Read more >

Tags: The Great Outdoors

Sand Troopers

INDIA | Saturday, 21 Apr 2007 | Views [980] | Comments [1]

By the time we reached Khuri, close to the Pakistan border, we were on the verge of becoming true sand troopers. Khuri is a base for camel safaris. We parked our gear at a mud hut for the first night and dined on Rhajastani cuisine. As the sun fell down ... Read more >

Tags: The Great Outdoors

See dkirwan's most popular tags >