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  • The South America Realities


    The Realities Set In Wow! Its been 3 weeks already! So its been all about study, and discovery! Lets point out the pretty obvious, South America is YYUGE (huge). I was comparing my travels around Vietnam, Laos and Thailand on a map and that is roughly the total length from top to bottom of just […]

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  • Build-up to South America

    rio painted map

    What? Travelling Again! I am recently back in South Africa from my year living & working in Indonesia. Its a short stop over, although having already found work I do not want to settle down. Settling involves signing rental leases and getting my fridge, bed and belongings out of storage. Its simply easier at this […]

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  • Exploring Bali & the Gili Islands

    bali gili

    Indonesia was just one of the 8 countries I never managed to visit during my 7 month trip through South East Asia in 2013 and so I had to come back to spend some time exploring Bali & the Gili Islands. Based on my early research I got the feeling that the island of Bali was relatively […]

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  • Hong Kong on a Budget

    Hong Kong Streets

    I spent a lot of time researching how to travel to Hong Kong on a budget. I found sites talking about food & places to eat, but very little information on the general day to day costs of the city. So after spending 8 days there last week over Chinese New Year, I thought I […]