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Posh Backpackers On Wheels Grace and Marie Therese's Round-the-World Adventure

Back in Rio – our second home!

BRAZIL | Monday, 1 Mar 2010 | Views [797]

Wrecked from our flights back from Salvador, an 8 hour journey, we arrived back to Alfa Hostel to be reunited with Leo. We headed for Ipanema to show off our tan, no longer would we blend in with the sand!! Met up with James, our travel companion, and ... Read more >

Photos: Imbassai 2010

BRAZIL | Saturday, 27 Feb 2010 | Photo Gallery

Post-Carnival Relaxation
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Carnaval Madness In Salvador

BRAZIL | Saturday, 27 Feb 2010 | Views [1543]

The two posh backpackers arrived to the madness of carnival in Salvador da Bahia, traffic was mad and the party animals were rocking, when we arrived late into our alpha hostel. We were tired arriving into this mentalness, checked in and everyone were ... Read more >

Photos: Salvador Da Bahia 2010

BRAZIL | Monday, 22 Feb 2010 | Photo Gallery

Carnival Madness!
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Sao Paulo and Flopatropolis

BRAZIL | Saturday, 20 Feb 2010 | Views [1096]

It was a sweet reunion with Macaco boy and Kris, Sunny Sao Paulo!! Apologies as we write this, there’s a few internal jokes, we are shattered from all the busses, Parties and   the odd Caipirinia hahahahahahahah (Get it) Our day in Sao Paulo ... Read more >

Here We Go Rio!!

CHILE | Tuesday, 16 Feb 2010 | Views [950] | Comments [1]

As we landed in Rio the princesses looked for their Frog, Mr Amance. Made our way to Botafogo and tracked down our Frog and got the party started in Rio. Our queen sized blow up bed was waiting for us in Froggy’s apartment. Went for a bite to eat ... Read more >

Photos: Sao Paulo 2010

BRAZIL | Saturday, 13 Feb 2010 | Photo Gallery

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Photos: Florianopolis 2010

BRAZIL | Saturday, 13 Feb 2010 | Photo Gallery

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Photos: Rio 2010

BRAZIL | Friday, 12 Feb 2010 | Photo Gallery

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Flying High

BRAZIL | Thursday, 11 Feb 2010 | Views [629]

Well hello everyone, we are delighted to be back in action!!! And of course, as last time, we want to share our adventure with ye all...  It started with a flight from Cork and a flight from Stavanger that would reunite the Posh Backpackers at Gatwick ... Read more >

Lao Lao

LAOS | Saturday, 19 Jul 2008 | Views [3675] | Comments [3]

Eventually arrived in Don Det (4000 islands in South of Laos). With no electricity on the island, apart from 3 hours in the evening, we chilled in the hammocks of our huts by the river, and got creative with a little jamming session. Daddy Science (Dan) ... Read more >

Gallery: Laos

LAOS | Friday, 18 Jul 2008 | Photo Gallery

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Gallery: Cambodia

CAMBODIA | Saturday, 12 Jul 2008 | Photo Gallery

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All Bussed Out - Part Deux

CAMBODIA | Saturday, 12 Jul 2008 | Views [836]

After two full days of traveling we finally arrived in Siem Reap in Cambodia. The roads from Thailand into Cambodia are basically dirtroads full of pot holes, so it was a slow journey, though not as bad as we'd been imagining. We were informed by ... Read more >

RTE correspondents in Thailand

THAILAND | Monday, 30 Jun 2008 | Views [3096] | Comments [5]

Finally the Posh Backpackers were on the road again! Yipppeeeee!!! Arrived in the middle of the night in Bangkok, yet again we were winging it. We had got instructions from 'Noodles' to go stay in Khosan road, we arrived to madness and insanity. The ... Read more >

Gallery: Thailand

THAILAND | Monday, 30 Jun 2008 | Photo Gallery

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Leaving Oz

CHILE | Thursday, 19 Jun 2008 | Views [1299] | Comments [2]

LEAVING OZ It was time to say our farewell with Oz. Had a wild leaving party for The Goochenator the week before we left. Our last week MT received sad news that Fr Billy (granduncle) passed away, so emotions were running high and it was a very sad time ... Read more >

The Backpackers On Yet Another Tour

AUSTRALIA | Monday, 9 Jun 2008 | Views [4227] | Comments [7]

It was time to see more of Australia, but first we had to have a going away party.... we were going to be away for a whole week after all... We dollied ourselves up and headed off on yet another session, with a big dance off planned. Had a few cheap ... Read more >

Rocking in Sydney

AUSTRALIA | Tuesday, 22 Apr 2008 | Views [2830] | Comments [3]

The excitment leading up to the Birthday girl's Mystery Tour!! Bebo and Facebook were being stalked to see if there were any clues as to where we were going!! but being the mighty organizer that Grace is, Mt had to wait till the day. Birthday Morning:... Read more >

The Squatters!!!

AUSTRALIA | Wednesday, 26 Mar 2008 | Views [1049] | Comments [2]

It did'nt take us long to get settled in our beautiful humble abode, we said we're in here now, we're not leaving and after 3 weeks all the gang in the house "INVITED" us to stay, with ten and a half Irish in the house, there's never a dry ... Read more >

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