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Aug 5

August 5, 2016

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How to dive for FREE on the Great Barrier Reef!

That’s right, I said free. If like me, you have this unnatural obsession with being submerged under 30ft of water, hanging out with all manner of ocean life, then diving on the Great Barrier Reef is the perfect place to do it. And what better way to experience this wonder of the world, than not having to pay a dollar! So, here’s my how to dive for free on the Great Barrier Reef post! When you arrive in Cairns, you’ll…

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Jun 21

June 21, 2015

Goodbye Asia. It’s been a pleasure!

Well, here it is. The end of my Asian adventure. I’ve spent nearly 158 days in 6 different South-East Asian countries and in that time have learnt things, lost things, experienced different food, met people from across the globe and immersed myself into different cultures. When I left back in January I had umpteen thoughts going through my mind, from ‘Am I actually crazy?’ to ‘Holy shit, I’m actually doing this!’ Those voices have been pretty present throughout my journey,…

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May 16

May 16, 2015

Beaches, Buckets and Becoming a Qualified Diver – A Summary of South Thailand

I was glad to leave Vietnam at the end of April. I’d had enough of the air pollution, the horn honking and the rice wine. And I was ready to come back to Thailand, where I could once again eat my weight in curries and mango sticky rice. But as I landed in Krabi a few weeks ago, I realised, how flipping expensive south Thailand is! No more 15p beers. No more £1 meals. Instead, I was now paying £6-8…

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May 15

May 15, 2015

8 Things I’ve Learnt From 4 Months Of Solo Travel

It’s now been 4 months ago that I left home on a one-way ticket to Bangkok. In that time, I’ve seen an uncountable number of temples, eaten all manner of food stuffs, and consumed the same in drink form; I’ve scaled waterfalls, I’ve jumped off cliffs, I’ve swam in rivers, lakes, quarry’s and fairy pools, ridden on the back of a motorbike through millions of butterflies, relaxed on white sand beaches and used every type of transport known to man…

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