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Climbing Volcan Villarrica

Volcan Villarrica dominates the skyline when seen from...

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Gentleman’s Halt, Hawkesbury River

A '10km moderate walk' said the sign at...

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Beale Street Memphis
Memphis, Tennesse

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

Big Sur Lookout
Big Sur, California

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

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A Burmese Baptism

I'd never missed a flight before. This was not a record I was tracking closely or even particularly proud of....

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Halloween in New Orleans

Our Halloween begun with a scene out of American Horror Story. Our Lafayette Airbnb creaked and moaned all night, cats...

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Buying and Selling a Car in Chile

So you are looking to start your road trip adventure across South America and it’s going to be one of...

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Varanasi

Awake to the clickity clack of the overnight train from Agra into Varanasi. Slept pretty well and with no reason...

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Hiking Mount Kinabalu, Borneo

Mount Kinabalu is the highest mountain on the island of Borneo. Kinabalu stands at 4095m above sea level and is...

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Tomorrowland, Ella

It was with some trepidation that Erin and I left the safety of our traditional homestay in the main traveller's hub...

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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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How to Climb Ella Rock in Sri Lanka

A drawcard of Ella, Sri Lanka is a hike up Ella Rock. Yet mysteriously no route map exists, no trail...

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Carretera Austral

The Carretera Austral, a triumph of Chilean engineering and a relic of the ruthless Pinochet dictatorship. Once isolated northern Patagonian...

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Camping Incnita, Pica

Pica was pitched as an oasis in the northern Atacama desert. While that was not entirely true, Camping Incnita definitely...

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Wilson’s Promontory Trail Run

Running to the southernmost point on the Australian mainland seemed like a good incentive. The Wilson's Promontory National Park also...

Big Sur Lookout
Big Sur, California

Start the ignition on the Mustang to begin the Big Sur roadtrip. Clock turns on showing 9am precisely. Nothing strange...