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Macchu Pichu
Hiking to Machu Picchu

Awake 4am for a 5am departure. It is...

Cerro Bandera
Hiking Cerro Bandera

Many New Years Day's are started with a...

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Cabot trail, Cape Breton

Arrive into Nova Scotia off the car ferry from Prince...

Entrance to Argentina from the Chile Chico border.
Crossing Chile’s Borders With a Chilean Vehicle As a Foreigner

“ Sanity is not statistical.” - George Orwell, 1984.  ...

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Travel Planning
Our Top 5 Travel Planning & Research Tips

Travel planning. You either love it or you hate it. You may love doing in depth research about where to...

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Sri Lanka Surprise

A three hour drive out of Yallingup has us arriving at Perth International airport. Driven promptly and efficiently by our...

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Kandy

A four hour taxi ride from Dalhousie, near Adam's Peak had us arriving in Kandy. Visions of a town made...

byron bay lighthouse
East Coast Australia Road Trip

With just over a month to spare, an East Coast Australia road trip was in order. With no fixed itinerary,...

Chichicastenengo graveyard
Chichicastenango Markets

Chichicastenango sounds like a made up place for a town. It is the type of name that warrants a little...

The ronze Horseman Saint Petersburg
Saint Petersburg

If you are devoid of a Russian history major prior to your visit to Saint Petersburg you may find yourself...

The Scottish Arms Bowral
The Scottish Arms Bowral

Persistent rain on this pie run made it feel like I was in the Scottish Highlands rather than the Southern...

icefields parkway
Icefields parkway

Snow drifts sweep across the road. Elk and deer dart in front of the headlights. We'd stop if there were...

Enladrillado summit
Hiking Enladrillado

My feet are still throbbing after 7 solid hours of hiking over loose rocks, wobbly logs and soft snow. An...

Glacier Camping Kershaw Peaks Antarctica
Camping on an Antarctic Glacier

Camping on an Antarctic glacier during a blizzard is perhaps not everyone's idea of a happy birthday. Yet this is what...

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Cabot trail, Cape Breton

Arrive into Nova Scotia off the car ferry from Prince Edward Island. We head towards the Cape Breton National park....

glenworth valley
Glenworth Valley, NSW

A short drive north of Sydney before reaching Gosford on the M3 you turn off to Peats Ridge. Soon after...