Existing Member?


There is [1] photo and [10] stories tagged with "heat".

The Road To Mandalay

MYANMAR | Mon, 23 Mar 2015 | By langkawi21 | Views [493] | Comments [2]

Myanmar (aka Burma) Minglabah. Neither of us really knew what to expect here and maybe we picked the wrong month to visit. Myanmar was hot, incredibly hot at 38C, it was dusty, so dusty and a smoky haze lay over the country the whole time we were ... Read more >

Tags: dust, heat, oily food, pagodas, sick, trekking

Pounding plenty of Spanish pavements.

SPAIN | Wed, 25 Feb 2015 | By homeless_harry | Views [989] | Comments [1]

Something itched under my armpit. Before I knew it, there was a strange sensation of moisture on my skin. It was sweat, something my body had forgotten how to do. It's not like I had returned to Broome where sweating is as normal, and as necessary as ... Read more >

Tags: barcelona, beer, churches, heat, markets, parades, spain

Just touched down in Shanghai town

CHINA | Sat, 21 Jun 2014 | By chang_in_china | Views [519]

I feel Kanye West would definitely appreciate this place- people at the airport in leather pants (a lot of them, too!), the otp extravagance of the neighbours... Shanghai airport seems to operate on a basis of over-trustworthiness as I strolled under ... Read more >

Tags: airport, heat, pie, weather

Children and chest X-rays

THAILAND | Sat, 11 May 2013 | By rutha90 | Views [537]

We had a tour of the school on Thursday. It's huge! The primary school I went to at broughton was about 90 pupils. This one is 3,500. Is the most famous school in Surin Province. They run an English Program (EP) where the children learn mainly in English.... Read more >

Tags: heat, hospital, surin, tefl


THAILAND | Tue, 30 Apr 2013 | By rutha90 | Views [784]

Here I am!! I saw some amazing views from the flight, all the deserts and sandy bits all round Dubai, and then coming into Asia, lots of rice paddies and little villages, and amazing sunsets too. I got to Bangkok about 45 minutes early, which having ... Read more >

Tags: bangkok, hangover, heat, jet lag, tefl.

Bagan the landscape of temples.

MYANMAR | Fri, 7 Dec 2012 | By santiagobilly | Views [561]

A sunrise of discovery and people that where sealed off the the rest of the world. Political reasons divided these worlds, now as they open in a bang tourists will flow into one of the greatest temple landscapes in the world. It was a privilege to ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, bagan, burma, day, heat, kids, myanmar, pagan, sun, sunset

The essence of Simplicity

INDIA | Mon, 23 Apr 2012 | By surinithya | Views [334]

the red sandstones carvings of the fort radiate a dull effect to the bright back ground of extremely clear blue skies and the perpetualy dazzlingly bright sun of the rajasthan skies. The grass in the manicured lawns of the fort looks parched for some ... Read more >

Tags: heat, india, relegion, travel

El Salvador

EL SALVADOR | Sun, 21 Aug 2011 | By brettcooke | Views [752]

El Salvador has a history that is shrouded in civil war and violence and the warriors still remain. We crossed the border from Guatemala with the usual hoo- ha regarding the importation of the car then promptly got pulled over by the cops. However, ... Read more >

Tags: el cuco, el salvador, el tunco, heat, humid, las flores, ocean, surf

Journey in an unknown culture.

CUBA | Sun, 30 Jan 2011 | By francinearoundtheworld | Views [639]

  Staring at my watch that now felt sucked to my wrist from the heat, I realised I’d been sitting on the coach for just over an hour. The sweat on my back from the sticky sun combined with the fabric of the seats that had pleased the ... Read more >

Tags: coach, cuba, heat, sand, the sea, travelling

Kome again?! 'You could swim across my cheekbones right now!'

JAPAN | Tue, 18 Aug 2009 | By ladydowse | Views [739]

24th July. Tokyo is hot. Mind achingly, sweating in all places, I just want to be naked, h.o.t. Not that the Japanese seem to notice. Really, I don't know how they do it! We can be in a subway station praying the train arrives soon so we can crisp ... Read more >

Tags: heat, shibuya, shinjuko, teapots


Browse Writers


Pin yourself on our World Map.

Random Photo

by lprovorny, Views[180]

by lprovorny | Views [180]

Random Photo

by partners-in-crime, Views[205]

by partners-in-crime | Views [205]

Random Photo

by cwalker1218, Views[311]

by cwalker1218 | Views [311]

World Nomads on

World Nomads on