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Adventures in Banff

CANADA | Sunday, 27 Jan 2008 | Views [555] | Comments [1]

Once upon a time there was a young woman walking through a forest. She was known commonly as wee Mel, a name a Scotsman gave her one time because she was quite short. Personally, the narrator believes that all non-short people suffer from midget-envy, ... Read more >

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Sukau Rainforest Lodge - day one

MALAYSIA | Wednesday, 10 Jan 2007 | Views [1247] | Comments [1]

We arrived at the Lodge after winding down more muddy roads, and crossing a river in a rickety old boat that took us away from all civilisation as we knew it. We checked into our rooms and had lunch. It was quite a quaint little lodge, particularly in ... Read more >

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Gomatong Caves

MALAYSIA | Wednesday, 10 Jan 2007 | Views [1393]

Hello all. We're back in KK, earlier than expected, but we found the Sukau Rainforest Lodge a little too isolated. I will post our past few experiences separately, because I have a lot to tell and it will just be annoying in a single post. So..... ... Read more >

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Mt. Kinabalu

MALAYSIA | Saturday, 6 Jan 2007 | Views [2437] | Comments [4]

I sit here in an internet cafe, rubbing my knees and sighing at a glorious 25 hours. We have just returned from our hike up Mt. Kinabalu, and it was just incredible. I am quite tired (though not as tired as poor little Choppy), and Mum; thankyou. Thankyou, ... Read more >

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Scuba me up!

MALAYSIA | Thursday, 4 Jan 2007 | Views [1472] | Comments [4]

Okay. I know that I said I wouldn't post for another couple of days, but our day finished early, and we thought, why not? I finally did it! I went scuba diving. It was bloody awesome. I wasn't sure how I'd go with it all, but it is amazingly tranquil.... Read more >

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Sweaty sticky KK

MALAYSIA | Wednesday, 3 Jan 2007 | Views [779] | Comments [1]

Hello my little readers, Much has happened since the last entry. I do apologise for the belatedness of the update - apparently everything likes to close for a couple of days after New Year, and we don't love you enough to pay 20RM for 15 minutes. ... Read more >

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