When looking at a map and following the creases of expanding and ever-changing borders; running your fingertips down cascading valleys and scaling vertical mountain range inclines to finally rest your finger on China; you see it is truly massive. Stretching…

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A felucca is an open-air boat, fashioned with a sail and Nubian river captain at the helm, who chartered our course for the three day trip. We swam, played games and swapped travel stories to pass the time. After mooring…

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There are many ways to explore and experience all that Europe has to offer. From oversized cruise ships docked at every port, to the humble rail pass, public buses, flight and with your own transport. There are also a multitude…

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From the air, the dense green sea of vegetation bleeds out as far as the eye can see. The snaking water tributaries have carved their way through impenetrable forest, rising during the rainy months to provide drinking holes for wildlife…

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I realise how plausible this sounds in reality however, when I travelled through Laos roughly 15 years ago I inadvertently stumbled upon Songkran Festival in Laos. I literally was without a clue it was occurring. Mind you, this is going…

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