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  • Malaysian BorneoWe have just come back from a few days around and near Mt Kinabalu, a two to three hour drive from the city of Kota Kinabalu. At over 4000 meters, it is the highest peak in Southeast Asia. Posted by jonshapiro in Vagabonding at 60 | Jan 9, 2014
  • Torres del PaineHappy new year and all the best for 2014!! It's been now a bit more than 7 months that I have started my travelling quest and I have to say that I have never seen the time flying so quickly... Posted by manolo84 in Around The World in 370 days | Jan 9, 2014
  • Tanah Rata, MalaysiaMaking our way to the Cameron Highlands took the better part of the day, with a long hot layover in the scuzzy bus station of Ipoh.The town of Tanah Rata is not particularly picturesque, despite it lovely surroundings. They Posted by jonshapiro in Vagabonding at 60 | Jan 1, 2014
  • Mazamitla, in the mountains of Jalisco Tucked away somewhere in the pine-clad mountains in the Mexican s Posted by margaretm in Wherever life takes us | Dec 31, 2013
  • Mazamitla, in the mountains of Jalisco Tucked away somewhere in the pine-clad mountains in the Mexican s Posted by margaretm in Wherever life takes us | Dec 31, 2013
  • From Salta to Bariloche[float=right][/float] After San Pedro de Atacama I decided to cross straight away the border to end up in Argentina, in Salta more precisely. Salta is one of the biggest towns in the north of Posted by manolo84 in Around The World in 370 days | Dec 17, 2013
  • Day 14 - Inle Lake (Side trip to Kalaw)Today adventure takes us to the town of Kalaw and onto the the Green hills elephant park. The short stop in the town of Kalaw is quite beautiful and we head to a tea house to stop and get some coffee Posted by lee_1986 in Myanmar (Burma) - 2013 | Dec 3, 2013
  • Arequipa and the Colca cañonOne city I hadn't had the chance the visit when I first travelled to Peru two years ago was the colonial town of Arequipa, located near Cuzco and not too far from the Bolivian and Chilean borders. The city actually Posted by manolo84 in Around The World in 370 days | Nov 20, 2013
  • Trekking in Annapurna AreaSome photos from our four day trek in the Annapurna Conservation Area, with Trekking Team, Nepal. Www.trekkingteam.com who were brilliant. Many thanks to our guide Bikram and porter Udzel. [img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/287551/large_90_E9C3DDC022 Posted by Mick G in Nepal | Nov 16, 2013
  • Kathmandu to Border with TibetWhy do people have 'bucket lists' or 'life lists' as the more positive amongst us prefer to call them! And why do Buddhists believe all life is suffering? I was reflecting on this - or at least i would have Posted by Mick G in Nepal | Nov 16, 2013
  • Santa Cruz TrekAfter spending then a few days in Huaraz and after having climbed to the Laguna 69 (see [[http://manolo.travellerspoint.com/45|previous post]]), I wanted to take on a bigger challenge. There are several famous treks near Huaraz which range from 3 to 10 Posted by manolo84 in Around The World in 370 days | Nov 12, 2013
  • Pokhara to KhatmanduHaving arrived in Pokhara safe and sound we now had two days to explore the place. It's a favourite destination for tourists, Trekkers ,para gliders and in our case motorcyclists. Imagine a mixture of sixties hippy, "adventure " blue Posted by Mick G in Nepal | Nov 8, 2013
  • Trip to the Blue MountainsGlenda and I drove to the Blue Mountains area for a couple of days visiting the sights around Katoomba, Leura, and the Jenolan Caves. Well...actually Glenda did the driving and I viewed the sights on the way to our destination Posted by djrussell in Beautiful Australia! | Nov 8, 2013
  • Huaraz and the Cordillera BlancaWhile the Himalaya gets all the attention when it comes to high-altitude trekking, Peru's Cordillera Blanca offers the solitude of big mountains with far less people than in Asia. It's also a less-crowded alternative to the hordes headed to Machu Posted by manolo84 in Around The World in 370 days | Nov 3, 2013
  • Chitwan to PokharaFrom Chitwan we travelled to Lambini, the birthplace of Buddha. It is now a World Heritage Site and is visited by Buddhists from all over the world. Before entry shoes must be removed, It's a place I really wanted Posted by Mick G in Nepal | Nov 3, 2013
  • On the RoadTravelling by any means in Nepal is an adventure. Our few days watching traffic in Kathmandu, travelling by kamikaze taxi, and dodging,cycles,rickshaws,motorcycles,cars, trucks and buses while on foot,had given us some serious misgivings about choosing to Posted by Mick G in Nepal | Nov 2, 2013
  • KathmanduKathmandu is one of those cities that quite literally, takes your breath away. Every aspect of life,as well as death,is contained within this relatively small city. With 1.7 million people living here, it is by far the biggest concentration of Posted by Mick G in Nepal | Oct 27, 2013
  • SeattleA FABULOUS/FASCINATING/FUN FACT ABOUT THIS PLACE: Seattle is the birthplace of rock legend Jimi Hendrix and the alternative rock music style known as "grunge", which was made famous by local groups Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Soundgarden, and Alice in Ch Posted by karencook in Karen's World Adventures | Jul 15, 2013
  • Flight to KathmanduIn the sixties and seventies Kathmandu was a popular destination for the Hippies in search of free love and drugs (and not necessarily in that order). The overland trail led through Europe, Turkey, to India before ending at the drugs Posted by Mick G in Nepal | Oct 25, 2013
  • Whitefish, MT [center]The 31 hour train journey to Whitefish was a breeze, honestly! On a train its so easy to break the time up - watch this, read that, go for dinner, have a beer, play cards, have a Posted by chiaramichael in 111 Days | Oct 6, 2013
  • A confused Viper! Its been a while that I spoke to my Wolverine. We both are Aquarians. But my Wolverine man is much more mature and level headed than me. He knows where to draw the line. Unlike the Viper... who does not know Posted by incommunicado in HOP...SKIP...& BUMP! | Oct 2, 2013
  • The photo I forgot to put on the last post Posted by Josh Nunn in Canadia 101 | Oct 1, 2013
  • Le Parc Jacques Cartier encoreOn friday or saturday I filled a spare seat on road trip to the Park Jacques Cartier thanks to Alex, and we set off at about midday. The journey took about 40 minutes and it was a beautiful day, this Posted by Josh Nunn in Canadia 101 | Oct 1, 2013
  • Chamonix et l'Aiguille du MidiYesterday we had the chance to visit the mountains of Chamonix-Mont-Blanc. On the way we stopped off in Annecy which is a beautiful little town and I really appreciated being able to see it in the sunlight as when Posted by emilylampard in The Alps and Onwards | Sep 29, 2013
  • Peru – East and West of the AndesHaving never been to South America before it took a while before deciding that Peru would be our destination. Ultimately, it became a straight choice between the land of the Incas and Argentina but a closer look revealed that the Posted by david.byne in New Territory | Sep 29, 2013
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