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Krystal & Rhys Go to Thailand!

THAILAND | Thursday, 30 Aug 2012 | Views [539]

Waiting at Sydney Airport, July 11, 2012, with far too much time on our hands, I start to panic that this trip should have been booked by a travel agent who knew what to do. My second trip internationally, first to a country with a first language ... Read more >

Crazy India

INDIA | Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012 | Views [765]

India is one country which has always been on my list of countries ‘not to visit’. Reason due to  hearing about the horror stories of extreme food poisoning, the poverty, beggars, pollution, crowds and the 1001 parasites which infest your ... Read more >

Eat, Pray, Eat!- Part 2: China

AUSTRALIA | Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | Views [624]

Chinas weather was so much better than the weather in Hong Kong. It was still really hot, but it was dry and if we were lucky, some days it would be really windy and cool as well. The next couple of days where packed with ... Read more >

Tags: forbiddencity, summerpalace, templeofheaven, thegreatwall, tiananmensquare

Eat, Pray, Eat!- Part 1: Hong Kong

AUSTRALIA | Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | Views [747]

One of the best birthday presents I’ve ever received, has to be my best friends present this year: A trip to Hong Kong and China! It all seemed so unreal, it wasn’t until we landed in Hong Kong that it actually hit me: I was in a new ... Read more >

Tags: bigbuddha, disneyland, hongkong, itsasmallworld, laser-lightshow, thepeaktram

Photos: Hong Kong!

HONG KONG | Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | Photo Gallery

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Goodbye Mum!

UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 31 May 2012 | Views [590]

There is nothing quite like arriving in a city on the other side of the world, by yourself. Much to the embarrassment my mother was putting me through at the airport, I was eventually allowed to board a plane and leave on my ... Read more >

Time for a Holiday

THAILAND | Tuesday, 29 May 2012 | Views [941]

After getting back into Bangkok from Laos I had a few days to kill before Lisa my mate from Ireland was arriving, so I went up to Ayuthaya, one of the former capitals and one of the greatest greatest cities in Siam. I was there in 1997 and remembered ... Read more >

Tags: buddist, holiday, shopping

All that glitters is not Gold.

AUSTRALIA | Friday, 23 Mar 2012 | Views [922]

I love the tropics. That hot stinking humidity that envelops every pore on your body. That wafting scent of thickness that only South East Asia can produce with muggy resolve. It was an ordinary night, so ordinary that it was abnormal. That strange ... Read more >

Bangkok Women Really Are Fellas

AUSTRALIA | Monday, 12 Mar 2012 | Views [840]

Now now, before you drift off into your repressed memory of how you woke up one morning nursing a hangover and regretting that old adage no-one’s ugly after 2am..., the topic at hand is NOT lady-boys. As we’ve all geared up and stand there ... Read more >

The joys of coming home - Dec 2011

AUSTRALIA | Thursday, 12 Jan 2012 | Views [702]

OK…so a journal you say for this Dec KPI business!!! Hmmm!!! A little odd I thought at first. While I do see the whole point about people getting to know you a bit better I was still a little…well....reserved about the whole process.... Read more >

Photos: Vietnam

VIETNAM | Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012 | Photo Gallery

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Backpacking through Vietnam

VIETNAM | Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012 | Views [4018]

I spent three months backpacking through South East Asia earlier this year, spending three weeks in Vietnam. We moved from south to north, jumping on nightbus and tuk tuk and taxi and motorbike, making my way through all the usual backpacker ... Read more >

I want nobody nobody but you! [clap clap] I want nobody but you! [clap clap]

PHILIPPINES | Monday, 19 Dec 2011 | Views [957] | Video

When the all-girl Korean band Wondergirls released there soon-to-be pop classic Nobody in 2009, somehow I doubt they’d envisage it would become a pole dancing anthem. Just like marvelling at the Borobudur Temples in Java, watching the ... Read more >

Photos: Hawaii

USA | Wednesday, 30 Nov 2011 | Photo Gallery

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Getting Lost anywhere in the USA

USA | Monday, 28 Nov 2011 | Views [1687]

We arrived in LA for our stop over after a long flight, we were lucky that our hotel would let us check in as we arrived early morning, despite the general rule about getting adjusted to the time difference, we fell asleep. ... Read more >

Tags: driving, usa

WorldNomads October Staff Meeting & Treasure Hunt...

AUSTRALIA | Monday, 31 Oct 2011 | Views [444]

In the words of INXS... achtung baby! This month's Germany themed staff cultural presentation centred around Oktoberfest, jam-packed with beer wenches, great food, chicken dance competition and even a WWII themed treasure hunt. Special thanks ... Read more >

Photos: Ducks

AUSTRALIA | Friday, 28 Oct 2011 | Photo Gallery

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Curb your celebration!

AUSTRALIA | Friday, 28 Oct 2011 | Views [4319]

At World Nomads HQ, the Pond is lucky enough to be located on Level 6 - it's sunny and spacious and probably most important of all we love to celebrate. We celebrate Fridays, we celebrate staff meetings (usually with some form of ethnic food and dress, ... Read more >

Hawaii - ahhhhhhhh

USA | Friday, 28 Oct 2011 | Views [462]

Part 2 Hawaii 10 hours on a plane – no on demand entertainment and no food for free or for vegetarians! But we got there – Honoloulu...ahhhhhhhhhhh. New York was great, but we were ready to relax! I love Hawaiian airports, they are an ... Read more >

New York New York!

AUSTRALIA | Friday, 28 Oct 2011 | Views [603]

Part 1 New York, New York! After 32 hours of very unpleasant air travel I arrived in New York. I’d been subject to overbooked flights, nearby passengers who got drunk and sick (gross), a side trip to Boston where we sat on the tarmac for ... Read more >

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