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6 Awesome Places to Eat in Ubud

October 17th, 2017|0 Comments

I would never claim to know what the best places to eat in Ubud are. Six days is a relatively long time in the backpacker’s world, but it’s certainly not long enough to eat in all of the great restaurants [...]

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Gadding about on Gili Air

October 11th, 2017|0 Comments

The night before we were due to travel to Gili Air, I did something all sensible travellers choose never to do. I read the Trip Advisor reviews. Now don’t get me wrong, Trip Advisor can be a useful tool. It [...]

  • Uncovering Ubud

Uncovering Ubud

October 4th, 2017|0 Comments

I have had a revelation. My clumsiness is inherited. Ubud is full of holes. Holes in the pavement, exposing the drain below; holes in the road where the tarmac is uneven. It is one big trip hazard. And for anyone [...]

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A birthday in Bali

September 28th, 2017|0 Comments

In hindsight, wearing all black errrything for the journey from Perth to Bali wasn’t the best idea I’ve ever had. As I strode buoyantly off the plane, full of excitement and optimism for a new country and an imminent reunion [...]

  • One year on: Lessons learnt in a year of travel

One Year On: Lessons Learnt in a Year of Travel

September 26th, 2017|0 Comments

I set off to travel the world exactly one year ago today. (Happy 23rd birthday! Now go take an international flight and sit on an aeroplane forever). Phea and I flew for 19 hours, stopping over in Hong Kong just [...]

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Moving on to new adventures

September 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Moving on to new adventures

It’s time to say goodbye again. My 88 days of farm work are done, my flight is booked, and I’m finally about to leave Australia. As I write this I’m leaving another home: I’m sitting on the train from Bunbury [...]

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