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Water for your hippie soul - Havelock Islands, India

INDIA | Sat, 12 Jul 2014 | By devika | Views [53]

Reconnecting with old friends is always a happy experience, doing that on an island that seems to be lost in time is priceless. An island I never wanted to come back from , an island I always want to go back to.  Havelock is part of the Great ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, india, island, sunsets, travelblogs

The Pink

MEXICO | Thu, 5 Jun 2014 | By katia | Views [43]

Got to take it easy. Everything is covered in sand. I like it. The floors to my bedroom are soft like the bordering shore line.  The windows are all made from fly wire so a breeze catches me at unexpected moments. The ceilings in the cabana are ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, isla holbox, island, mexico, sunsets

First time in a new world

USA | Wed, 4 Jun 2014 | By jazsnt | Views [25]

Stepping onto the ferry with anticipation, I glanced around at my fellow travelers. I could see couples holding hands, college kids and families all perched onto the front window of the boat with child-like excitement. We all venture out today to an ... Read more >

Tags: california, catalina, first time, island, pacific ocean, whale


VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S. | Fri, 23 May 2014 | By emgrohs | Views [14]

The ocean, an overwhelming sight by day, is an unnerving abyss by night. With only our flashlights, Michelle and I swim together into the darkness while the others, already finished, shiver on the beach.   Though the reefs have been massacred ... Read more >

Tags: cora reefs, island, ocean, snorkeling

Koh Tao Time Stretching

THAILAND | Mon, 28 Apr 2014 | By goingsolo | Views [39]

How do you know when you're a traveller? You lose track of time. Time, date, day, year, it all becomes irrelevant - you just live each day as it comes.  Each day is a new day, or a new adventure, or just time ticking by.  Time stretches and ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, existing, fish, island, ocean, paradise, snorkelling, time

Maltese Islands

MALTA | Wed, 2 Apr 2014 | By karamella | Views [39]


Tags: culture, history, island, sea, sun, sunset

Alpaca: My New Favorite Animal

ECUADOR | Tue, 31 Dec 2013 | By kaitlynhennessy | Views [143]

I am completely stunned by Ecuador. It is everything I had hoped for and nothing that I had expected. Our first day in Otavalo was full of fun, learning, and plenty of surprises. We bargained our way through the Saturday market, learned how to play traditional ... Read more >

Tags: alpaca, altitude, beauty, island, markets

Journey to the Spider House

PHILIPPINES | Mon, 4 Nov 2013 | By tony_the_magic | Views [111] | Video

Following my passion for filmmaking was the inspiration for the creation of this video. This passion has also brought me to an island in the Philippines called Boracay, which was not in my bucket list, but I fell in love with it. Living like a local ... Read more >

Tags: beach, beach house, island

Canoe Trip

BRAZIL | Fri, 5 Jul 2013 | By wanderlustmind | Views [77]

CANOE TRIP 2011   It all began on 31 June with a gathering of 14 people on the Island of parts. Overnight organize the food that we would eat and load during the next 15 days, and also the clothes that we raised to be donated to the traditional ... Read more >

Tags: brazil, canoe, cave, island, sea, trip

Five men on a boat

INDONESIA | Mon, 1 Jul 2013 | By rebetico | Views [85]

Five men on a boat flying away from the rocks, the dust, the black sand and the sulfur’s smell.  Through my five dollars sunglasses I can’t stop staring at the smoking crater, paying attention not to bang into something ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, boat, climbing, hiking, indonesia, island, sunrise, volcano

Photos: My Scholarship entry - The Krakatoa volcano

INDONESIA | Thu, 27 Jun 2013 | By rebetico | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

"…it was like standing on the shoulders of a giant: a powerful, silent and dangerous giant surrounded by the sea and the leftovers of its fury, waiting for its own destiny. Luckily, if I’m here writing this story, it's a clear sign that while I was there ... Read more >
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Tags: climbing, crater, indonesia, island, krakatoa, sand, shore, travel photography scholarship 2013, volcano

In the Beginning

AUSTRALIA | Thu, 23 May 2013 | By chrisjamesmcd | Views [87]

     Most think that a trip begins when you step foot onto that first plane. Even still some believe that it begins when that last item is packed safely within your backpack. Usually being an item that at first seemed invaluable to your ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, desert, egypt, india, island, morocco, plane, ticket, travel

Social Travel

INDONESIA | Mon, 7 Jan 2013 | By yoyoisjojo | Views [97]

If you ever visited Kepulauan Seribu, you will/ can find Panggang Island, one of the most populated island in Kepulauan Seribu. It's located in the west of main island, Pramuka Island. You can reach Panggang Island by traditional boat called "ojeg". ... Read more >

Tags: fishponds, island, society

Trip around the island

CAYMAN ISLANDS | Tue, 11 Dec 2012 | By cayman_adventurer | Views [49]

Temperature - 31 o C / 87 o F. So after a start this morning that was far too early for my liking but insisted upon by my guest from the UK Zoe, we headed out on our journey to see the only part of the island that I had yet to see. After a 40 minute ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, blow holes, island, restaurants, sea

Photos: The Dominican republic

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC | Tue, 30 Oct 2012 | By travelindave | Photo Gallery

A fun peaceful place to visit that is safe cheap and fun
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Tags: adventure, dave norwoods, dominican republic, experience, fun, guide, island, photos, tour, travels dave

First Weekend!

KENYA | Fri, 17 Aug 2012 | By jilljahns | Views [162]

Monday 6/4 Happy Anniversary Mom and Dad! These past few days have been quite busy for days off. On Saturday Mark and I went with Adam to Mbita, which is the closest town to us. We took a piki piki (or motorbike), which was an experience.... Read more >

Tags: children, hippo, island, rusinga island, town, village

I Made it to the Island!

KENYA | Thu, 9 Aug 2012 | By jilljahns | Views [199]

Thursday 5/31 So last night was my first night on Rusinga. I was asleep by 9 pm and awake y 3:30 am. The same thing happened last night in Nairobi, so I’m guessing it is the jetlag. Luckily I have not been tired in the least, but I do hope ... Read more >

Tags: first day, initial observations, island, kenya, rusinga

Island of Adventure - Vieques

USA | Tue, 24 Apr 2012 | By travelling_noodles | Views [269]

Island of adventure -Vieques On a whim we decided to check out of our hotel in San Juan in Puerto Rico and stay at a B & B in Vieques, we had our heart set on seeing the bioluminicent bay. The time effecient way to travel from San ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, bay, beach, biobay, esperanza, island, mosquito bay, puerto rico, tropical, vieques

Caye Caulker

BELIZE | Wed, 11 Jan 2012 | By kirstykay | Views [153]

Paul's feeling a bit under the weather today.  He is currently having a sleep.  We have no idea what he has - I'm guessing it is something to do with too much drinking and partying since before Christmas.  Hopefully it is nothing worse than being a ... Read more >

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The VISdom of VISiting raVIShing VIS

CROATIA | Fri, 4 Nov 2011 | By rachelina | Views [696]

Alex and I spent our first five minutes in Croatia bitching about how poor the ink quality was for Croatian entry stamps. Later on in the week, we became very bitter when we realised our time in Bosnia (observe map below to discover why we got a free ... Read more >

Tags: beach, croatia, dalmatia, island, military, split, sunrise, tito, vis, yugoslavia

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