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Europe | United Kingdom (UK), Great Britain | England | London | Central London – Page 1

just joined this site, and have decided to take advantage of the free diary facility.
After a year and a half of saving i have now booked the flights for my new adventure ! i depart on november 1st and …

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Asia | South East Asia | Indonesia | Nusa Tenggara | Bali – The Mother Temple and Eastern Bali

Day 3

Hired a car with 2 other women from the homestay. Linda and Jennifer, both from Toronto. Our driver was also named Ketut, a gorgeous, 20ish Balinese man with long black hair. His English is so-so but then again, …

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Antarctica – Freezing in a Pillowcase

Skirt party at Scott’s Base tonight. The guys were dressed more flamboyantly and received more attention than the few females that showed up. I didn’t think to bring a skirt when packing to come to Antarctica so I made do. …

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Australasia | Australia | Queensland | South East | Brisbane – Back in Brisbane

Have had a very busy couple of weeks – I have been working at the Queensland Royal Show (‘The Ekka’) for 12 hours a day so now I am knackered! The show is an agricultural show, with a fairground and …

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Asia | China – Day 2 – the Great Wall

April 5, 2003
We set out 8:30 for the Great Wall. This is 2 hours outside Central Beijing. It’s awe-inspiring the way it’s built into the mountains. There’s the vendor gauntlet but I’m in good shape for it. It’s always, …

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Asia | South East Asia | Indonesia | Nusa Tenggara | Bali – Culture Shock Bali!

Day 1 – Ubud
Where I am now literally defies explanation. This is one of those experiences that will rock in retrospect but right now I’m suffering serious culture shock. I wanted to kick it native style but didn’t realize …

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South America | Brazil | Northeast Brazil | Maceio – Slothy Living

Hello all! Lyla and I are sitting side by side in a Brazilian mall next to a escalator doing internet! Well, unfortunately yours truly has succumbs to the inevitableĀ—air conditioning, various fast foods, video games, the cinema with English movies …

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Australasia | Australia | Queensland | Wet Tropics | Port Douglas – Tropical North Queensland

Have done loads since our last diary page – too busy to write! Spent a couple of days on North Stradbroke Island; the 2nd largest sand island in the world (after Fraser Island, which we are planning to visit on …

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South America | Peru | Central Peru | Lima – some pictures

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Asia | China – heading down the Yangtze

April 10, 2003

Cab driver dropped me, Coral & Marian nowhere near the docks. As we were trying to make our way down we were told by local ‘porters’ we were going the wrong way. As we tried to follow …

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