Sling Adventures

Travelling the world one adventure at a time!

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Inca Trail
Inca Trail

Inca trail beckoned after a 2 day acclimitisation...

adams peak trail
Adam’s Peak, Sri Lanka

As far as mountain names go, Adam's Peak...

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Big Sur Lookout
Big Sur, California

Start the ignition on the Mustang to begin the Big...

Beale Street Memphis
Memphis, Tennesse

After a night in what can only be described as...

stones patisserie bowral
Stones Patisserie Bowral

A contrast to recent runs, this was only a 2.5km jog through the streets of Bowral to Stones Patisserie just...

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Nasi Goreng Tour of Bali

Nasi Goreng, the unofficial national dish of Indonesia. This ubiquitous item appears on menus from Jakarta to Denpasar. While 'fried...

gumnut patisserie bowral
Gumnut Patisserie Bowral

Repeated winners of the Royal Easter Show pie competitions, Gumnut Pattiserie Bowral is considered royalty by locals in Bowral. The...

Gibbon Experience treehouses
Gibbon Experience, Laos

Erin and I touched down in Huay Xai. Aboard a small 10 seater plane from Vientiane. Our reason for being out...

barrengarry general store worlds best pies
Barrengarry General Store

Pie lovers would know the Barrengarry General store. It has been displaying the bold claims of 'The World's Best Pies' on...

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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....

Pie Time
Top 5 ‘Pie-land’ Experiences

Our expedition to sample the pies of all 26 bakeries in the Southern Highlands Pie Trail is over. With so much...

Isla Bruja Hot Tub
Isla Bruja Lodge

The Isle of Chiloe holds many charms and delights for the avid traveller. From cute penguins to oversized oysters and...

chilean fjords navimag
Sailing the NaviMag

It was a bleak Christmas Day's evening in the far south of Chile. Celebrations on this day were mild with...

uda walawe sunset
Elephants of Uda Walawe

It's 6am and five or so diesel engines are emitting that distinctive idling noise. The diesel engines in the bellies of...

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Stumps Cafe in the Bradman Museum, Bowral

Australia's favourite son, Donald Bradman 'The Don' perfected his cricketing talents here in the Southern Highlands before taking his unmatched...

gentlemans halt camping
Gentleman’s Halt, Hawkesbury River

A '10km moderate walk' said the sign at the beginning of the Canoelands Ridge Trail, accessed logically by Canoelands Rd,...