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Semuc Champey - underground caves and river tubing / El Tunco, El Salvador - detour to a small surf town

GUATEMALA | Wed, 15 Jul 2015 | By sheree | Views [1130]

Matt and I were getting the  8am  shuttle the next morning to Semuc Champey, still not feeling the best. It ended up being a 10 hour ride and our shuttle was jam packed with people and seats were so uncomfortable. We were right behind the driver ... Read more >

Tags: candlelight, caving, eco lodge, natural rock pools, river, tubing, underground, war paint, water slides

Waaay outside the comfort zone

THAILAND | Fri, 21 Nov 2014 | By dinagosse | Views [581]

If travel is supposed to bring you into experiences you would never normally have, then today I have truly travelled. We signed up for a tour of three local caves today. There were eight of us, plus our guide, Ahn. The first thing they say to me is, ... Read more >

Tags: cave lodge, caving, pang mapha, thailand

Baguio to Sagada to Baguio to Manila to Cebu- WHEW! - Kirsten

PHILIPPINES | Fri, 27 Jun 2014 | By kirstenroche | Views [649] | Comments [1]

Whew. We have completed 16 hours on buses and planes in the last three days (22 hours in the last five days, and about 32 in the last week) and it is now time for a rest from it all! Our days in Sagada were absolutely wonderful, anyone going to the ... Read more >

Tags: caving, hiking

"Glow Maggots" Doesn't Sell Well!

NEW ZEALAND | Thu, 30 Jan 2014 | By elizabethkfmurphy | Views [489]

Transportation in New Zealand had been robbing us, and there were a lot of day trips and moving around we had to do so we did our research and rented our dear "Hattie". (Her license plate was HAT etc. so we called her Hattie.) Hattie is a cute little ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, caving, driving, glow worms, waitomo

mummy wouldn't like that.

LAOS | Tue, 12 Mar 2013 | By dunkyandbambini | Views [494]

I'm writing this on our final leg of a 20 hour journey back to the thailand so excuse any mistakes. I'm tired. Saying goodbye to Laos after 10 days of activities and drinking. Didn't expect it to be such a drink-fuelled part of the trip but somehow we ... Read more >

Tags: bikes, caving, laos, oneness, tubing, waterfall

Solo in Sagada

PHILIPPINES | Wed, 7 Mar 2012 | By seafairy1512 | Views [2693]

This isn't the first time I traveled solo. In fact, I'm used to traveling alone since I was in high school and I couldn't remember when I made my first real solo travel. Sagada has such a magnet for me and although this is my third trip to this ... Read more >

Tags: caving, mountain, sagada, trekking, waterfalls

My Day of Living Dangerously: Part 2 - Impromptu Caving and No Helmet Motorbiking

CHILE | Sun, 7 Aug 2011 | By rachelina | Views [1520]

By the time I had finished my horse trek of doom, I didn´t have time to make the 5 hour uphill hike to Orongo, so headed over to the Tourist Office and got them to arrange a taxi to take me up. The driver seemed nice enough and spoke Spanish slowly and ... Read more >

Tags: caving, easter island, isla de pascua, motorbikes, orongo, rapa nui

My Travel Writing Scholarship 2011 entry - My Big Adventure

INDONESIA | Fri, 25 Mar 2011 | By ilovetheblueofindonesia | Views [513] | Scholarship Entry

Reddish shafts of sunlight in the western horizon started to fade away, as the first star next to a pale crescent moon gleamed in the eastern dark blue sky. A gust of dry breeze rustled teak leaves, and invisible crickets squeaked in chorus. The chilly ... Read more >

Tags: #2011writing, adventure, cave, caving, grubug, indonesia, muezzin, travel writing scholarship 2011

White Water Rafting and the Niah Caves

MALAYSIA | Sat, 26 Jun 2010 | By toomanyllamas | Views [1135]

Once again apologies everyone for the lack of regular posts, since I know how you all hold your breaths in anticipation for my travel updates. Apologies also to anyone who is now dead, since the next couple of posts are about our activities from around ... Read more >

Tags: awesome caves, caving, i am deluded, miri, padas river, river junkie, sabah, sarawak, white water rafting, wierd couple behaviour


AUSTRALIA | Thu, 17 Jun 2010 | By alexandpatrick | Views [1084] | Comments [1] | Video

Roadtrip Australia: Van-Tastic Adventures Western Australia On their roadtrip through the Western Australia with Van-Tastic Adventures, Patrick and Alex go adventure caving in Yanchep National Park. Follow the adventures at http://www.vantastic.... Read more >

Tags: adventure, australia, caves, caving, nature, oz, roadtrip, travel, van-tastic adventures, western australia


AUSTRALIA | Thu, 17 Jun 2010 | By alexandpatrick | Views [2859]

Below the earth there are places that seem to transport you to ages long ago. The caves are alive, constantly changing and evolving, offering us a magical underground environment that is world’s apart from the ground up above. Last week we ... Read more >

Tags: australia, backpacking, campervan, caving, national parks, nature, oz, roadtrip, travel, wildlife

Martian Red Soil

CUBA | Tue, 27 Oct 2009 | By kiwiaoraki | Views [3326]

After spending five days in La Habana, I decided to make a run for Viñales. Let me tell you first how I got there, because getting there turned out to be half the fun. After taking a taxi to the Autopista (Cuba's central highway) I wanted to hitchhike.... Read more >

Tags: caving, culture, hiking, karst landscapes, old cars

The Kiwi Experence... North Island

NEW ZEALAND | Thu, 17 Sep 2009 | By thebigtrip | Views [1698] | Comments [1]

We arrived in New Zealand after a long flight from Chile where we not only lost a day due to crossing the international time line but Stephen also lost his birthday…! After catching up on some much needed sleep we spent a couple of days seeing ... Read more >

Tags: all blacks..., caving, new zealand, north island, sky dive, zorb


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