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NORWAY | Tue, 10 Jan 2017 | By jegreiseralene | Views [236]

Kamera er kjøpt. Reiseforsikring undersøkes. Pakkelisten skal handles. Siste runde vaksiner blir unnagjort. Avreise nærmer seg. Fort.

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2 Weeks From Departure

USA | Mon, 15 Dec 2014 | By atlien | Views [271]

December 14, 2014 Our departure date is approaching quickly. All of the planning and preparations will soon be put to the test of the actual adventure. There is a constant voice in my head questioning, "Have you done everything possible to ensure ... Read more >

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The day when it starts (not really)

SLOVAKIA | Mon, 18 Aug 2014 | By ela | Views [207]

Do not blame me but it is my first time writing anything like this.... just felt like spending some quality time with sharing my stories....  so the day when it starts is coming.... I feel a bit nervous you know the weird chilling one has before ... Read more >

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Summer in Vancouver

CANADA | Mon, 2 Sep 2013 | By animalrv | Views [491] | Comments [1]

(From Rigel's PoV) Starting mid June Erin and I came to Vancouver after a short stop in Calgary so I could see family that I haven't seen much in the last few years.  My nephew, Zen, turned 5 this July and I guess I visited him about 10 times ... Read more >

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Dia de despegar menos 4

MEXICO | Thu, 18 Apr 2013 | By raquelita | Views [379]

Estoy nerviosa. Es mi primer viaje latinamericano excepto una vez en el Caribe fuera de Mexico y tengo bastante anos.  Espero que no tengo problems con los cajeros permanentes. Espero que mantengo mi sentido comun sin perder oportunidades. ... Read more >

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Counting down the days!!

UNITED KINGDOM | Fri, 22 Mar 2013 | By rutha90 | Views [420]

It's not TOO long until I go now, well, as I'm writing this, it's 37 days, 2 hours, 3 minutes and about 8 seconds. Not that I'm counting, manually. I found an app for my iPad which counts down for me! I've been working really hard at the body shop ... Read more >

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AUSTRALIA | Thu, 13 Dec 2012 | By berg_alex | Views [283]

So, it's less than a month to go before I leave for India. I still haven't quite decided where to go. The plans keep on changing, so I feel like I might as well not make any plans at all. Trying to get all the practical details sorted, so that I can ... Read more >

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Getting ready to leave...

AUSTRALIA | Sat, 13 Oct 2012 | By sjgordo22 | Views [280]

  Well it's only a week to go until I leave and the reality of leaving my family has hit home today. Ethan and I had a coffee and a milkshake and we were talking about me getting on the plane on Saturday. Suddenly he burst into tears, so ... Read more >

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Ready to Go-Go

AUSTRALIA | Thu, 26 Jul 2012 | By ellelouisea | Views [574]

Less than a week to go! I'm still not processing it, really. All of my time is spent thinking about flights, bookings, tickets, scanning and photocopying documents, organising money, buying my travel necessities, packing, packing and more packing. I've ... Read more >

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Still in Germany

GERMANY | Fri, 9 Apr 2010 | By nele186 | Views [270]

So now, about 6 weeks before departure, I think I finally got all formalities done. Visa, Organization, flights, insurance: done       Backpack: bought. Things to do: buy working clothes, see the doctor, have a farewell party. Goodbye and see you in ... Read more >

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AUSTRALIA | Tue, 9 Feb 2010 | By cat_and_dave | Views [369]

Two down - 3 to go We now have our Russian and Syrian visas for the trip. Only Mongolia, Egypt and China to go. Have to wait until 28th Feb to apply for the Mongolian visas as they are only valid for 3 months.

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Packing for "January Term"

USA | Mon, 14 Dec 2009 | By christina_wallace | Views [599] | Comments [1]

Here at Harvard we have this thing called "January term", which is basically an extended winter break (5.5 weeks or so) in which you are supposed to celebrate the holidays and then do something productive like a mini-course or internship.... Read more >

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Only four days to go!

UNITED KINGDOM | Sun, 11 May 2008 | By rachel_and_daniel | Views [838] | Comments [1]

As I write this, there are four days to go until we fly and it’s organised chaos. Our house is chaotic, stuff everywhere – how can we own so much? Packing is a slog and at the back of my mind is the knowledge that we have to keep on going. We have an ... Read more >

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Un-encumbering is harder than you think...

UNITED KINGDOM | Wed, 2 Apr 2008 | By rachel_and_daniel | Views [804]

So, only six weeks 'til we leave, and under a month of work left. Let the panic commence !  Well, slight exaggeration, but it is starting to get a bit serious now.  We're well and truly into the 'do it now, or it doesn't get done' period.  Which means ... Read more >

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AUSTRALIA | Wed, 7 Feb 2007 | By simon_castles | Views [482] | Comments [1]

6 weeks to go until leaving, just found the World Nomads website and thought Id write a journal entry, how interesting! HPC registration came through the other night so most of the boxes are ticked...just saving pennies now! Only 3 pays left.

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