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The shirtless man & the huge breasted woman

GREECE | Monday, 8 Oct 2007 | Views [4920]

If you can, try to imagine a caricature of a barrel chested Yorkshire farmer with a vast beer gut drooping over his pants together with his wife who had removed her shirt to reveal impossibly large breasts sagging down to her navel despite the best ... Read more >

Tags: crude, escape, huge breasts, incarceration, misadventures


A litany of small disasters ...

VIETNAM | Saturday, 7 Jan 2006 | Views [2877] | Comments [2]

Woke on the morning we were due to leave with the thought: WHAT are we DOING? The task at hand seemed (seems) dauting. Surprisingly, although the flight was full, both Kai and Riu were on their best behaviour and actually pretty much sat still or ... Read more >

Tags: accidents, adventures, disaster, family, health, kai, misadventures, travel with children


The most dangerous road in the world

BOLIVIA | Friday, 19 Feb 1999 | Views [17091] | Comments [4]

The browns, oranges and reds of la Paz are swiftly replaced by lush greens as the road to the Amazon drops off the side of the Andes, descending over 3km in about two hours. Squeezed between sheer walls of rock, dripping with moss and fern, and ... Read more >

Tags: altitude, amazon, bus, danger, death, insane, la paz, misadventures, rainforest, truck


Lost!

HONDURAS | Tuesday, 1 Dec 1998 | Views [1359]

A change of plans saw us reverse direction and head south for Honduras and the Mayan ruins of Copan. Arriving in Guatemala City after three and a half hours on a dusty, bumpy bus, squeezed between a pickpocket and a kid with a huge tape player, ... Read more >

Tags: bus, journeys, Lost!, misadventures, travel tales



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