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Ma'am, One Photo, Please

WORLDWIDE | Thu, 29 Aug 2013 | By thedigitalnomad | Views [2811] | Comments [1]

I was in Hampi, India, a landmark ancient civilisation now noted for its perfectly decrepit ruins, just outside Hyderabad. I had been snapping shots of the grotesque ruins, but by the end of the day most of my documented work focused on my group of five ... Read more >

Tags: camera, india, learn new skills, photography, tips of the trade, travel

Lights, camera, action

AUSTRALIA | Sun, 26 Feb 2012 | By princessfeet | Views [458]

2012 is shaping up to be a ripper for travel! I have lots of work trips coming up around Asia to countries I've never been to, as well as some others well travelled. And I also have a road trip from Perth to Monkey Mia over Easter and a big trip ... Read more >

Tags: 600d, camera, canon, lens, photography, t3i, thailand, travel

One Less Thief on the Streets...

ARGENTINA | Sat, 29 Jan 2011 | By sobrea | Views [909] | Comments [3]

The last blog left off when we were walking around Puerto Madero. We were pretty tired and only had a little of time before our bus ride so it was hard for us to decide whether we should go to La Boca or not. Eventually we decided to ... Read more >

Tags: buenos aires, camera, la boca, robbery, safe, soccer, stadium, tango

Dominica

DOMINICA | Thu, 8 Apr 2010 | By belleslady | Views [406]

April 8 th - 11 th   (lost my camera with pics from Bequia, St Vincent & Dominica) After a difficult sail which took much longer than expected due to a troublesome low front we arrived late afternoon. We again were met by very helpful boat boys ... Read more >

Tags: camera, cruise ships, island, tour

Rock the Boat

BRAZIL | Mon, 22 Feb 2010 | By true-claims-stories | Views [2392]

I was in Brazil, on a passenger boat from Manaus to Porto Velho, a journey that takes four days and three nights. Everyone sleeps on hammocks on one deck of the boat. During the second night, my camera was stolen - from my padlocked bag buried in my ... Read more >

Tags: boat, brazil, camera, porto velho, robbery, theft, true claims, world nomads

House Fire

CHILE | Fri, 12 Feb 2010 | By true-claims-stories | Views [1701]

While in Pucon, Chile our tour group was staying in a rented house. One morning while getting ready to go skydiving a man came into the house frantically urging us in Spanish to leave the house immediately because there was a fire next door. We quickly ... Read more >

Tags: camera, chile, emergency, fire, skydive, true claims

A Vietnamese Wake-up Call

VIETNAM | Tue, 25 Aug 2009 | By maranathahay | Views [752]

August 25th, 2009 My wake up call was early this morning-the original plan was to leave the hotel, (and it’s lovely porcelain toilets) at eight. But my ride thought that it may be more prudent to leave earlier therefore bypassing the Hanoi AM commute.... Read more >

Tags: camera, doctor, hanoi commute, jeeping, leah, medical team, oversized polo shirt, tattoos, toilets, wake-up call

Slings, sleaze and au revoir in Singapore

SINGAPORE | Sun, 19 Jul 2009 | By eoghancito | Views [6178] | Comments [3]

It was long before dawn when the nicest coach in the world crossed the bridge over to the island state of Singapore.When we saw the customs complex it was immediately clear that this would be a lot more organised than anywhere else in SE asia. It was ... Read more >

Tags: camera, city, fast food, fast food, island, live music, massage

Deep thoughts and tall towers in KL

MALAYSIA | Wed, 15 Jul 2009 | By eoghancito | Views [5800]

We turned up back at the Mayview Glory in KL well before 6am. They were full so we couldn't check in till someone else checked out. Too tired to be imaginative and overwhelmed by the menu in the expansive cafe next door we guiltily settled for a ... Read more >

Tags: camera, religion, shopping, sightseeing, taxi, tower

All very Irish on the East Coast

NEW ZEALAND | Wed, 25 Mar 2009 | By eoghancito | Views [888]

As we made our way back south down the Milford Road we made a stop for a longer trek up to Key Summit, so named because three rivers flow south, east and west to three different seas from the peak. Fabulous views and alpine bogs at the top.... Read more >

Tags: birthday, camera, camping, hostel, paddy, prison, rugby

WorldNomads.com Travel Tip - Money & Valuables

WORLDWIDE | Fri, 12 Dec 2008 | By travel-tips | Views [1392]

Camera's Simple really: don't take anything with you that you aren't prepared to lose. You might think that with everyone and their dog carrying a digital camera these days, these wouldn't be a target, but with 30% of the world's population living ... Read more >

Tags: camera, money, travel tips, world nomads, worldnomads.com

Yacht accident

FRENCH POLYNESIA | Thu, 8 May 2008 | By true-claims-stories | Views [2723]

I was in a small dinghy travelling back to our yacht — which was anchored in a bay in Bora Bora, French Polynesia — when my luck headed south. I had been taking photos of my friends surfing so I was carrying my digital camera inside its waterproof case.... Read more >

Tags: accident, boat, camera, claim, luggage, true claim stories, world nomads, yacht

He pulled out a knife...

PERU | Thu, 8 May 2008 | By true-claims-stories | Views [2511]

It was early in the morning and my wife and I were walking around the centre of Nazca. Two men who looked to be in their early twenties approached us; they were trying to tell us something but we couldn't understand them. Suddenly one of the men snatched ... Read more >

Tags: camera, claim, knife, luggage, mugged, peru, stolen, true claim stories, world nomads

Cliche? I was kidnapped in South America

ECUADOR | Wed, 7 May 2008 | By true-claims-stories | Views [5102]

I woke up in hospital — but was totally clueless as to how I wound up there. All I remember is enjoying a beer at a restaurant in the middle of the day, and then I draw a blank. What happened in the 24 hours in between that quiet lager and landing in ... Read more >

Tags: camera, claim, ecuador, kidnapped, luggage, robbed, true claim stories, world nomads

Bad karma for Thai Camera thief

THAILAND | Wed, 7 May 2008 | By true-claims-stories | Views [5157] | Comments [1]

All I can hope is that bad karma will follow whoever stole my camera. Grrr. I was shopping on Khao San Road late one evening when I realised my camera had been stolen from my zipped-up bag. The street was really crowded, as usual, with tourists and ... Read more >

Tags: bad karma, camera, claim, khao san road, luggage, thailand, true claim stories, world nomads

Camera stolen in Ecuador

ECUADOR | Wed, 7 May 2008 | By true-claims-stories | Views [2043]

From now on, I am going to sleep with my bag on my lap! I was travelling on a bus from Otavalo to Quito, in northwestern South America. I was tired, but before going to sleep I carefully placed my bag under my feet with the zippers facing towards the ... Read more >

Tags: bus, camera, claim, ecuador, luggage, true claim stories, world nomads

 

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