Blog Entries tagged 'backpacking'
Travel Blogs Entries tagged 'backpacking'
- Three Months of Adventures in Permaculture, Panama Edition:Well, just yesterday, we hit three months of working on our project here in Arenosa, Panama. The property, just over two acres, is basically bisected by a sidewalk. The owners have given us free reign over one side and asked Posted by jonathonengels in Jonathon Engels: A Life Abroad | Jul 20, 2014
- tracksFor six weeks I barely wrote a word. Not just here, but my journal famished too: only a couple pages to account for over a month; poor thing. But I am on a train again, earth rolling beneath my feet. Posted by Zaspirucho in Thoughts from afar | Jul 16, 2014
- Panamanic Perma Progression: 10 Things from the Last Month[center][[http://jonathonengels.weebly.com|]][/center]
Another month down, and I’ve come to own up to the progress we’ve made on our permaculture project in Panama. It see Posted by jonathonengels in Jonathon Engels: A Life Abroad | Jun 13, 2014
- Paris and all of its wonderI woke up really early because the ticket I purchased for paris was at 9am. I didn't want to miss it so I woke up at 7 to start my walk to the train station. I got to the station Posted by egarciafreites in Enrique and his eurotrip | Jun 7, 2014
- I haven't been everywhere, but it's on my list
NOTHING is more exciting than the anticipation of your next adventure.
I started travelling seven years ago as a solo backpacker and this upcoming trip will be the first time Posted by longestwayround in Adventures on a shoestring budget | May 28, 2014
- Two daysI had popcorn in Budapest... it got me thinking...
Try as I might, I could not remember the last time I'd had popcorn. It's one of those comfort things that's forever been around. We always had a stash of microwaveable Posted by Zaspirucho in Thoughts from afar | May 18, 2014
- Permaculture? Panama? Can Two Vagabond Gardeners Have It All[center][[jonathonengels.weebly.com|]][/center]
Setting out in early November, our goal was to travel from Guatemala to Patagonia in roughly six months, arriving about yes Posted by jonathonengels in Jonathon Engels: A Life Abroad | May 18, 2014
- Spain- Estella-Lizzara. Camino de Santiago.Our next stop on the Camino was Estella-Lizzara, a town that came into being when in the 11th century the influx of pilgrims who started travelling to Santiago de Compostel Posted by The Islander in Island Hopper's Travel Blog | May 13, 2014
- Spain. Camino de Santiago. 2nd Stop Mañeru (Navarre)
The day had just broken and I was still half asleep, the night had been warm but the sleep not deep, as the snoring of the fellow travellers, coughing and creaking of the bunk beds had kept me awake Posted by The Islander in Island Hopper's Travel Blog | May 11, 2014
- Spain. Camino de Santiago. Utrega- The Journey Continues.Early the next morning, we left our hotel in Pamplona, walked down the street and in a bar near the town hall had a breakfast of toasted bread with olive oil and fresh sliced tomatoes sprinkled with oregano, semi cured Posted by The Islander in Island Hopper's Travel Blog | May 9, 2014
- Spain,. Camino de Santiago. An interrupted JourneyIn June 2008 we had visited the city of Santiago de Compostela, capital of Galicia in the north of Spain, starting our pilgrimage from Barcelona. I had started writing about our journey but at that time not feeling upto Posted by The Islander in Island Hopper's Travel Blog | May 9, 2014
- Mt. RinjaniGreetings from Labuan Bajo, on the island of Flores, following two awesome adventures. The first was a 3 day trek of Mt. Rinjani which included a little bit of everything.
We started out Wednesday morning by heading to Lombok by boat, Posted by tylerwein in Backpacks Are For Travel, Not School | May 6, 2014
- We're back!!!Well we have just arrived in Changi Airport after spending a couple of weeks in China. Unfortunately, Chinese government restrictions restrict the use of blogging services (we don't want to give the dissidents a voice now, do we?) so I Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | May 29, 2006
- Heather & James travels - Thailand & VietnamHello one and all,
Hope this email finds you well, and that you have enjoyed your Easter, and ANZAC Day (for all you Aussie's), and St George's Day for all you poms.
It has been nearly five weeks since my last email Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Apr 28, 2006
- There was no sign of Hugo Weaving in a dress thoughAfter yesterday's driving marathon, we had another one today. Instead of driving on sealed roads however, today was spent driving about 250kms on dirt tracks through the middle of the desert. In preparation, we had filled up the petrol tank, Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Mar 2, 2006
- Wrapping up a Town Like AliceQuiet one today. We had planned to go to the desert park, to see some animals we hadn't seen (e.g. Dingos) but at $19 each, forget it! Instead we went to the reptile park here (a more reasonable $7 each Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Mar 2, 2006
- Back on the train...This is going to be a 2-day entry as we are spending most of it on the Ghan again, so I don't think much will be happening.Our morning was spent in Alice doing mundane stuff like packing and returning the Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Mar 2, 2006
- Litchfield National Park (sorry no snappy title)We only have 2 full days in Darwin (some would say that is enough), so today was spent on a tour of the Litchfield National park. Whenever anyone thinks of Darwin, they mostly think of the Kakadu National Park, which Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Mar 2, 2006
- Arrived in CairnsJust posted for all the days since my last (just over a week I think) so feel free to read them at your leisure. Feedback is always welcome :)
Tomorrow we have a day of snorkelling and an introductory dive course, Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Mar 2, 2006
- I'd like to be...Today started with the alarm going off at 6am (so in need of a lie in after a 4am start yesterday). After we were ready, we stumbled to the car for the 5 minute drive to the docks where the Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Mar 12, 2006
- Quick update for today...Today was a quiet one as it was raining, and when I say raining it was absolutely chucking it down. I reckon you would be drier standing under a bathroom shower.With little to do, we found ourselves a pub that Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Mar 14, 2006
- Port Douglas and surroundsNot made any updates since arriving in Port Douglas, so thought I would do a quick wrap up:
We arrived at the Port O'Call lodge, which would be our home for the next 4 nights and realised we had made a Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Mar 15, 2006
- Fond Farewell to SydneyAnother summary posting as we have spent the last week catching up with friends and family.
The first four days were spent staying with our mate Jay in Brisbane. In a fit of enthusiasm, Heather had put together an itinerary of Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Mar 18, 2006
- Day one in SingaporeOur first day in Singapore didn't start until after midday, as we spent the morning catching up on a lot of lost sleep.
We started off by exploring Chinatown itself. It is best described as a cacophony of smells, noises and Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Mar 19, 2006
- All those birds and no poop?Today (20th March) was spent at the Singapore bird park. This consisted of around 3,500 birds covering about 900 species. Although a lot of these were in open spaces (e.g. flamingos, which when I saw them, I got the inexplicable Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Mar 20, 2006