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After an exhausting 14hr bus ride up north I woke up to Lucky

After an exhausting 14hr bus ride up north I woke up to Lucky

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After an exhausting 14hr bus ride up north, I woke up to Lucky Dube's soothing

We have also been lucky with a beautiful Pousada to stay in that has a pool and a perfect view of the bay.

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After a few hours of driving around, climbing up and down sand dunes, we stopped at a tent for tea with two Bedouin guys – Sami and Abdullah.

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Especially with the constant shuttling. I'm not quite sure how you guys in the burbs get anything done!

... seafood, mini islands off the mainland and rows of brightly painted wooden boats offering rides. Pity we missed our other night there for a smelly bus!

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We spotted this vintage market and decided to get off to explore. Broadway Market Co is a place where New York's Independent Designers and Artists come ...

Getting off the bus at Gunaga, I felt very out of place. I think even Sathish and GAPP felt out of place as tourists with backpacks, Indian or otherwise, ...

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We quickly pack up and head north. Not more than 30 minutes out of Turbo we're off the gringo trail blazing down dirt roads through banana plantations.

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My close friend Jenya is studying in Madaba for the summer and I was lucky to have her visit for a weekend. We shared stories sitting outside in our garden ...

Matt and I even snuck in a date at a five star restaurant and savored the delicious French food. We woke up yesterday and drove North to Bastia.

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It's the start of Carnival this weekend. Carnival is defined by music, drinking, pouring water on people, and spraying others with foam.

That afternoon, after returning to Amman, we had a peaceful afternoon wandering the hills of Jabal Amman and doing a bit of last minute shopping (had to get ...

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... to get passes for the IIFA awards function that was taking place at Metlife Stadium New Jersey that evening. We had to cut short our Downtown bus tour ...

As its my birthday, we head off to El Floridita to grab a dacquiri - its packed with tourists but a must-do when in cuba. They are expensive at $7CUC a pop ...

After slugging up the 600+ stairs we arrived a the summit with a spectacular view of the countryside! (Click on the picture for a larger version).

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I hope some of this inspired you to maybe travel to Laos one day. I feel like this country absolutely doesn't get enough credit - it took my breath away ...

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After that the road does straighten out a bit. That's I think where I spotted my car's “fat” progenitor, an early 90's Corolla, also in white with the “ ...

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Seawater covered with thick black oil splashes up in brown-stained whitecaps off the side of the supply vessel Joe Griffin at the site of the Deepwater ...

A few minutes before 5:30, I went up to someone who looked like they were in charge. Fortunately, she spoke English and said that she knew we were coming ...

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Once on the North Shore, we beach-hopped and ate everything in sight. For beaches there, we stopped by Laniakea Beach to see the turtles (we saw some in the ...

... intersection near our mid-journey stop in Janesville, Wisconsin. What if you just got off the bus in some place like this and tried to make a life?

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After a 1 km step hike up the mountain on a good path, we got to the top of the main fall, with several beautiful rock pools, with an “infinity pool” effect ...

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Planned a quick morning drive today to visit two nearby counties. Got an early start up I-35, turning off near Belton to head northwest towards Gatesville.

(note that the skylights in the restaurant ceiling actually provide a view into the pool) After eating, I took a few photos around the funky hotel lobby, ...

Given the oppressive heat, I've got two missions at hand: get money, find water. Turns out basically every ATM is either broken, or out of cash so this ...

Sunday 6:55 a.m.: I emerge bleary-eyed in the hotel's palatial lobby and follow the scent to the sumptuous dining area for yet another breakfast of exotic ...

After dark we sat in the tent writing our notes for the day, excited to be on our way and in anticipation of our journey the next day, into Botswana.

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Finally, the day arrived and I made my way to the start of the Thames Path 100. This is a flat 100 mile run from Richmond, London to Oxford along the Thames ...

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There were decorations lining the road I was taking to the start of my walking tour- culminating in a large inflatable figure. (another view of the figure) ...

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The courthouse here was another grey limestone Depression era building. I headed to McKenzie BBQ for a bit of brisket before continuing north on I45.

Upon first impressions, Hong Kong seemed very clean, with some interesting architecture that could've been built for a futuristic film set…

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I woke up at 5 am and hit the road by 6 in order to attempt the route to Cusco, 660 km (420 miles) away.

Things were feeling really tough now, my sores were sore, my hands were numb and though my neck was holding steady I felt as if I was riding with the brakes ...

... top three gardens, including the Viking Cruises Wellness Garden, which won a Gold Medal, as well as some of my favourite blooms in the Grand Pavilion.

The 15km road trip up from the base camp at Kinpun was quite scary and incorporates numerous very tight and steep switch backs. Our truck was laden with 30 ...

Looking back, I probably shouldn't have had such a big night out the day before flying. Sure, had I been sober there still would have been fog, ...

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I hope some of this inspired you to maybe travel to Laos one day. I feel like this country absolutely doesn't get enough credit - it took my breath away ...

... swimming and enjoying the different pools and taking lots of pictures. After a picnic lunch down by the car, we drove to further north into Kakadu NP, ...

I decided to go for one more county, heading north out of Bryan before turning east on US79 towards Franklin. I had driven through Franklin nearly 20 years ...

First came the fog and spitting rain.

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A uniformed man asked me to please stand back, and then a series of motorcycles (with men wearing the same type ...

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... swimming and enjoying the different pools and taking lots of pictures. After a picnic lunch down by the car, we drove to further north into Kakadu NP, ...

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My trouble with the North Downs Way, I realise, is that it's just too familiar – it beats me because it knows me so well. It knows how to lure me into ...