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Christmas Island

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CI Flight Drama

Friday, 3 Dec 2021 | Views [188]

Travel plans have been altered...again. A flight to or from Christmas Island has been cancelled...again. Altering travel plans has become second nature during the days of COVID-19. Since I arrived (three days late due to my flight being cancelled), at ... Read more >

Winifred Beach

Thursday, 2 Dec 2021 | Views [267]

When I'm in small places like Christmas Island, I aim to do as many walks as possible. On both Pitcairn and Norfolk Island, I've walked practically every major trail. I won't have time to do 'em all here but I've done my best. The hike to Winifred Beach ... Read more >

The Dales

Tuesday, 30 Nov 2021 | Views [217]

The red crab migration has largely passed, although there are still a few stragglers making their way back toward their burrows inland. For much of my first few days here, I was focused on the crabs but now I'm focused on seeing some stuff further afield.... Read more >

Blowholes and...More Crabs

Sunday, 28 Nov 2021 | Views [274]

Awake at dawn I was again to see the majestic red crabs migrating to and from the sea. Crabs with eggs attached are moving toward the sea whilst those without are moving away from it and back toward their burrows. I feel like I've been here ... Read more >

Sebastian's Christmas Island Jamboree

Saturday, 27 Nov 2021 | Views [272]

Weeks ago, millions of crabs began their journey en masse toward the sea in a great migration. It's one of the world's great spectacles; something akin to seeing the aurora borealis in Sweden or the glowworms at Waitomo Caves in New Zealand. I've yet ... Read more >

Island of Santa Claus

Tuesday, 23 Nov 2021 | Views [297]

Santa Claus is nearly always envisioned as living somewhere cold and snowy rather than warm and balmy. My good friend Amanda sent me a video years ago. It was of a traveller with clips where he was dancing gleefully in dozens of places all around the ... Read more >

Photos: Christmas Island

Monday, 22 Nov 2021 | Photo Gallery

red crabs galore!
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