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Gallery: Taipei, Taiwan

TAIWAN | Thursday, 8 Jan 2009 | Photo Gallery

Random arond Taipei
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Palawan-about Larry, Ken and Rabbit

TAIWAN | Thursday, 8 Jan 2009 | Views [1180] | Comments [1]

I thought it would be helpful if you knew a little more about the 3 of us, so you will understand some of the thoughts and decisions that went into making this a reality. Larry Nixon, married with 3 daughters and has lived a travelling sort of life ... Read more >

Tags: adventure travel, beaches, on the road, scuba diving

Palawan scuba adventure

TAIWAN | Thursday, 8 Jan 2009 | Views [723]

After the big family trip to Philippines, Thailand and Cambodia I settled back into a sedate family life in Taipei with the 2 girls at school and Liz working at Taipei American School. Many people have asked me if I ever get bored not working here but ... Read more >

Gallery: Boracay

PHILIPPINES | Friday, 8 Aug 2008 | Photo Gallery

Blue Mango Inn
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Boracay-The last stop

PHILIPPINES | Friday, 8 Aug 2008 | Views [637]

Hi everybody, we have just got our laptop back after if suffered terminal hard drive failure. Lucky Larry purchased a portable storage unit and backed up all our photos and docs before it broke so we can now finish the blog. On leaving Manila on 1 ... Read more >

Bangkok and Manila

THAILAND | Wednesday, 23 Jul 2008 | Views [736]

After a delayed flight from Phnom Penh we arrived in Bangkok after dark. We booked the Ambassador Hotel in Sukhamavit district which was a good area for us. The street market was right out the front, handy for the girls! Plenty of Thai restuarants close ... Read more >

Gallery: Cambodia

CAMBODIA | Thursday, 17 Jul 2008 | Photo Gallery

Phnom Penh & Siem Reap
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Cambodia-Ankor Wat

CAMBODIA | Thursday, 17 Jul 2008 | Views [1334] | Comments [1]

Leaving Koh Samui for Thai mainland; Surat Thani   We were picked up by a minibus for the drive to the ferry port at Nathan where we transferred to a public bus for another drive to the vehicular ferry to Surat Thani. This was an interesting ... Read more >

Gallery: Krabi, Samui and Phanang

THAILAND | Sunday, 6 Jul 2008 | Photo Gallery

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Krabi and Koh Samui

THAILAND | Sunday, 6 Jul 2008 | Views [2847] | Comments [3]

Krabi Sunday June 22. After leaving the yacht in Phuket, we travel by mini bus to Krabi. It takes about one and a half hours through small settlements and palm oil plantations. We decide to go to AoNang for the night which is a nice beach a bay ... Read more >

Gallery: Phuket sailing

THAILAND | Friday, 27 Jun 2008 | Photo Gallery

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Sailing Alissa in Phang Nga Bay

THAILAND | Friday, 27 Jun 2008 | Views [1813] | Comments [2]

How good is this! We minibused into the marina at Yacht Haven Phuket and found our way to Alissa our Bavaria 42 we had chartered for the next 8 days. After unloading all our kit we found a local Thai restaurant for dinner and where we planned the forthcoming ... Read more >

The Beach House-Cebu

PHILIPPINES | Thursday, 26 Jun 2008 | Views [1734] | Comments [2]

Tick off Cebu! Monday 9 June After a long trip from Taipei via Manila we finally arrived at Cebu to be met by our friendly driver from Cesario Hotel who made us feel very welcome. We were transported to the hotel quicktime and made a run for the ... Read more >

Leaving Taipei Monday 9 June

TAIWAN | Monday, 9 Jun 2008 | Views [671] | Comments [1]

Well the day has finally arrived, we are all packed and ready to go. It has been a bit of a battle getting the girls to pack lightly enough for us to all take cabin bags. We have a couple of tight connections and I think it will be better if we can ... Read more >

Cebu-first stop on the way to Phuket

TAIWAN | Tuesday, 3 Jun 2008 | Views [1697] | Comments [5]

Hey, how about this technology!! I am in the final stages of arranging our long summer holiday to go sailing in Phuket via Cebu and Bangkok, we leave this coming Monday and I still have heaps to do. This trip is a bit different as I am going with Liz ... Read more >

Gallery: Cebu

PHILIPPINES | Monday, 2 Jun 2008 | Photo Gallery

!st stop is Cebu
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