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Djellabah Shopping Part Two: The Vengeance

MOROCCO | Wed, 16 Jul 2014 | By kakimono | Views [489]

 On Saturday, we arranged to meet at 1:00 for more shopping. Nathan did not come with us, despite the fact that his plan for the day was also to do some miscellaneous shopping. Just not djellabas. Megan had talked with Nisrine, who had given ... Read more >

Tags: djellabah, pockets, spice, tea, turtles

Photos: away we go

INDONESIA | Thu, 24 Apr 2014 | By hapakuna | Flickr Photo Gallery

Derawan, Kakaban, Sangalaki
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Tags: derawan, hapakuna, indonesia, island life, jellyfish lake, kakaban, paradise island, sangalaki, turtles

Gili Islands

INDONESIA | Mon, 21 Oct 2013 | By paulpiorun | Views [2487]

  The Gili Islands was one of the highlights of my south east asia trip a few years ago and I knew I had to return. When I first set foot on the front strip I barely recognised the place, there was a hundred more shops, bars, restaurants and ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, bingtang, sunsets, turtles

Perhentian Paradise

MALAYSIA | Fri, 5 Jul 2013 | By paulpiorun | Views [2042]

The journey from Ko Phangan to the Perhentian Islands on the east coast of Malaysia was a bit of a nightmare.It consisted of the following ... Taxi, ferry, bus, mini van (arrived in Hat Yai), realised I was not going to make it to the intended border ... Read more >

Tags: amazing beaches, monitor lizards, paradise, scuba diving, sharks, snorkelling, turtles

Feeling sprightly.

AUSTRALIA | Sat, 13 Apr 2013 | By dunkyandbambini | Views [425]

Hey y'alll. Yeah it's been a while but there hasn't been that much to update! We arrived in Sydney on the 21st march and have pretty much just been chilling at this hostel trying to get jobs! Sydney is way cool, it's like living in a hot england; rather ... Read more >

Tags: opera house, sydney, turtles, uni

I have legs?

THAILAND | Sun, 20 Jan 2013 | By lozza | Views [303]

I wake up on the floor, i don't remember how i got here, and Lucas is passed out on the mat under the window- Damn rum.. We actually leave the hostel and head to Kohsan Road after Alex's friend knows of a english brekkie place. We are all so monged ... Read more >

Tags: turtles

Galapagos, Days 1 & 2

UNITED KINGDOM | Fri, 28 Oct 2011 | By dharms_swee | Views [387]

25/10 – The adventure begins! After a hectic last few days before going (renting flat out, moving our stuff out, finishing last minute paperwork which of course is unforgivable but typical me), we woke up early, caught the DLR to City airport fully loaded ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, birds, penguins, sea lions, sunset, tortoises, turtles

Turtles, Transport and a Palace

INDONESIA | Wed, 23 Mar 2011 | By mpreece7 | Views [674]

The first thing I noticed about Gili Trawangan was that no one was harassing us about transport. This could be because the only forms of transport on the island are horses, bikes and good old-fashioned walking. Despite the reggae music and boat ... Read more >

Tags: bali, beach, boat, gili, homestay, indonesia, padangbai, turtles, weird

Tintamarre Island, St Martin

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES | Wed, 9 Jun 2010 | By belleslady | Views [615]

Maine.   June 9 th The sail to Tintamarre was slower than usual due to Belle’s very dirty bottom. Tintamarre is a small island with a sandy bay and reefs on both ends of the beach and is opposite Orient Bay St Martin. There is an excellent ... Read more >

Tags: beach, coral, coral reefs, fish, snorkeling, sunrise, sunsets, swimming, turtles

Week 1 - St Maarten to Portland Maine, 1,690 miles

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES | Wed, 9 Jun 2010 | By belleslady | Views [785]

Week 1 June 10 th day 1       Thursday day 1 St Maarten to Portland Maine passage begins We woke early and made the final preparations for departure. We had our last tropical snorkel on the reef and on our way out to the reef met two beautiful ... Read more >

Tags: beach, coral, coral reefs, fish, snorkeling, sunrise, sunsets, swimming, turtles

Bequia – Admiralty Bay - Easter weekend

SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES | Wed, 31 Mar 2010 | By belleslady | Views [472]

Mar 31 st – April 5 th (lost camera – no photos) Bequia was described to me by a Canadian woman living on the island for 14 years as “the little island with the big island spirit”. There was a real community feel to the island and although ... Read more >

Tags: barbie, bay, dancing, regatta, sailboats, turtles

Tobago Cays - paradise

SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES | Fri, 26 Mar 2010 | By belleslady | Views [1052]

Tobago Cays is a government maintained Marine Park in the middle of St Vincent & the Grenadines. They were the location for much of the Pirates of the Caribbean films but thankfully they were not being filmed while we were there. The epitome of ... Read more >

Tags: banna bread, full moon, iguanas, paradise, pirates, reefs, snorkeling, stars, sunset, turtles

Costa Rica

COSTA RICA | Wed, 11 Nov 2009 | By thefuegoproject | Views [3031] | Comments [1]

La Cruz to Rio Sereno 12/10/09 to 3/11/09 - 952 km (total km’s 17700) Costa Rica, Pura Vida One of the joys of bike touring is not always so much about the riding, but it’s about getting to out of the way places and experiencing nature.... Read more >

Tags: beach, costa rica, cycling, cycling friends, turtles, wildlife

Hello, Marine Turtles!

COSTA RICA | Sat, 20 Jun 2009 | By muimui2009 | Views [2070] | Comments [5]

I wish I was a better writer, so that I could capture better in words my extraordinary experience at Caño Palma Biological Station.  When I was planning my 3-month trip, I wanted to incorporate maybe a week or so doing something I have never done before, ... Read more >

Tags: costa rica, turtles

Sunshine Coast, Australia

AUSTRALIA | Tue, 13 Jan 2009 | By bec-simon | Views [729] | Video

On the 28th of December we headed up to Queensland for two weeks with Simon's family for a little pre-holiday holiday! Erin, Craig and John were working as volunteer turtle researchers at Mon Repos turtle rookery near Bundaberg. We stayed at Bargara for ... Read more >

Tags: bargara, queensland, turtles


PALAU | Sat, 27 Dec 2008 | By pshah13 | Views [948]

Wow wow wow - Can't describe Palau in any other way! One of the best dive spots that I have ever been to and what superb diving! I am now joined by Prabha and also Christina whom I met whilst diving in Lakshadweep. We dived with Nico from Neco Marine ... Read more >

Tags: blue corner, eagle rays, german channel, manta, palau, sharks, turtles

San Juan del Sur - Tyres: 500, Turtles: 0

NICARAGUA | Fri, 28 Nov 2008 | By rachel_and_daniel | Views [2172]

We waved Finca Bona Fide goodbye, and caught a collectivo bus from Balguè to Moyogalpa (on the south coast of the Concepciòn side of the island), via Altagracia (on the northern side).  This was one lumpy, uncomfortable journey - the road was somewhat ... Read more >

Tags: casa de llanta, earthships, la flor, political songs, san juan del sur, turtles


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