Blog Entries tagged 'river'
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- Amazonia, the MagnificentYou have them, bucket list travel destinations that appeal for their mysterious exoticism but you know little about them. You’d go if the stars aligned. For me, one of these has long been the Amazon River. Movies, books, Posted by mk2 in Travels with Husband | Jan 24, 2014
- Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque
Brunei is an oil-rich country, home to nearly half a million people, described as the green HEART gateway to Borneo. Brunei is ruled by the Posted by Roaming Rolts in Two Rolts, Two Continents, Two Rucksacks | Jan 12, 2014
- CairnsWe are in economy on the Queensland Rail and we think the seats recline more than NSW rail. So good because this is a longish leg. There is lots of green and sugar cane. They burn the cane fields Posted by Mari Anne in The Great Adventure 2013 | Dec 19, 2013
- Bangkok Calling, Déjà vuReturning to Thailand it felt strangely quiet. Nobody was trying to sell us anything and nobody was shouting at us in the street. There were times in Vietnam when we weren't sure how we would cope if there was no Posted by Roaming Rolts in Two Rolts, Two Continents, Two Rucksacks | Dec 19, 2013
- Scottsdale to Bicheno* [[http://www.discovertasmania.com/launceston_tamar_and_north/towns_and_places/scottsdale|Scottsdale]]
After leaving Ben Lomond National Park and looking at some of our maps, we decided we'd head up the Camden Hill Road (C405) to cut through t Posted by Goannaray in Exploring with Goannaray | Nov 29, 2013
- BLYDE RIVER CANYON, SOUTH AFRICASo many people who travel to South Africa only go to see Kruger National Park. They bypass the incredible Blyde River Canyon, not even knowing its there! It is the world's 3rd largest canyon, but the world's largest green canyon! Posted by ChantelleS in See the World Through My Eyes | Nov 3, 2013
- Buenos AiresSaturday 19th October
After our exciting trip almost into the bad lands of Boca, we finally arrived at our appartment, in one piece late on Friday evening at our apartment block to find that we had been moved to Posted by Roaming Rolts in Two Rolts, Two Continents, Two Rucksacks | Oct 25, 2013
- Colonia, UruguayWednesday 16th October
We arrived in Colonia at about 6pm after a 3 hour bus ride from Montevideo. We arrived at our hostel to find it was swarming with teenagers. It turned out all but a couple of the rooms Posted by Roaming Rolts in Two Rolts, Two Continents, Two Rucksacks | Oct 23, 2013
- Iguassu Falls, Brazil and Argentina and the Itaipu DamTuesday 24th September - let the border hopping commence: Paraguay - Brazil
We left for the Brazilian side of Iguassu Falls from Ciudad del Este in Paraguay first thing in morning. The journey is only about 20-30km, yet took us Posted by Roaming Rolts in Two Rolts, Two Continents, Two Rucksacks | Sep 28, 2013
- Canoe trip down the Dordogne - Argentat to Souillac
Note: regarding above map we are travelling along the river!
Wednesday 18th Sept 13 (day 18)
Today was our first day canoeing on the River Dordogne - what a bloody disaster! Not Posted by Cindy Bruin in 2015 tour de spoke n stroke | Sep 22, 2013
- Away!I had a seven hour layover at the Portland airport.
I thought it was a very long time, but waiting was over before I noticed. Some messages, some videos, some coffee, and sudd Posted by Zaspirucho in Thoughts from afar | Sep 19, 2013
- Kissbone Cove Resort (St. Bernard)
Hotel/Resort name: Kissbone Cove Resort
Location: Saint Bernard, Southern Leyte
Booking Year: 2011, 2012
Price: Posted by Odd Arne in Hotel and Resort Review | Aug 17, 2013
- Loboc River Resort (Bohol)
Hotel/Resort name: Loboc River Resort
Booking Year: 2012
Price: from 3000 PHP
Staff service: G Posted by Odd Arne in Hotel and Resort Review | Aug 17, 2013
- A slice of Arve Road and the Tahune AirwalkThis turned out to be one of those days where looking back over it, you think 'There's sooo much more I could have got done'. But then, considering the things that popped up... you actually didn't do too badly!
As Posted by Goannaray in Exploring with Goannaray | Aug 12, 2013
- CHOBE NATIONAL PARK, BOTSWANAI was staying in Livingstone, Zambia and had booked a 2 day \ 1 night camping safari in Chobe National Park in Botswana. Livingstone is approx 45-60min from the Zambia \ Botswana border. I booked it online prior to arriving Posted by ChantelleS in See the World Through My Eyes | Jun 25, 2013
- Southeast Europe Part 4 - BelgradeAfter Montenegro (and after withdrawing quite a few euros before exiting the "eurozone" again), we took the night bus to Belgrade.
After the rough experience on the packed Skopje-Budva bus, this was like flying business class. We had entire rows of Posted by danics in World Away | Jun 21, 2013
- Rio DulceThe guide book says town of Rio Dulce is known for two things, the longest bridge in Central America, and it is the safest place for yachts during hurricane season in the Caribbean. We weren't there for either, we were Posted by joachim_d in Unemployed and Homeless | Jun 18, 2013
- Finally Here~ The first of the three regions I'm travelling to is South America and I finally arrived at my first destination..... COSTA RICA! After spending $243, travelling 3722 km and exactly 7 hours from the Toronto Posted by mayals in My Dream Trip Around the World | May 21, 2013
- Antwerp, Brussels and a run-in with the Gestapo!?!We woke up this morning and Chris made everyone a great breakfast! When he moved to Belgium, he started experimenting with making his own bread to save money, and I was pretty impressed! Not only did we have Posted by atbrady in Boundless Adventures | May 14, 2013
- Madidi pampas - part two
"Ah, yes, those are termites. They help decompose the wood".
Well, this statement would have been perfectly normal if the termites in question hadn't just started pouring out of our boat. Our boat being a wooden canoe about a two-hour Posted by Irmelin in There and Back Again | Apr 29, 2013
- The final finale, from Botswana to the lovely South AfricaBy this time we’ve already travelled for over 36 days on the tour. After a weekend of rest and frolics we were ready to head south!
On the Sunday, we met our new Belgian tour guide Bjorn Posted by moseyingmizuiks in Morning Coffee | Apr 15, 2013
- Canoeing Down the ZambeziAfter a day's walking through the Zimbabwean bush in search of an elusive pack of lion and encountering a herd of buffalo (!), it was time for supper under the stars at Zambezi Life Style Ca Posted by haveyoubeenyet in Have You Been Yet? by Pam Fisher | Mar 16, 2013
- Departure![float=left][/float]The day has finally arrived were I’m stepping aboard the most famous rail way in the wo Posted by askgudmundsen in Asia Less Travelled | Mar 5, 2013
- New Zealand March 2 2013Day 10 Saturday
Another 9:00 start and we were off down highway 5 for a short run to the geothermal fields outside Rotorua to visit the Wai O Tapu (Taboo Waters) Thermal Wonderland. Our Maori guide reminded us of Brett Adams. Posted by suengarry in New Zealand: Feb - Mar 2013 | Mar 3, 2013
- Shopping, crazy taxi rides and Phnom Penh
Leaving Siem Reap in our friendly taxi driver was one for Speed the Movie. He drove like there was no tomorrow. At a point, Steph and I almost locked our jaw in mild-scream when h Posted by LaguardiaC in Travel Twists | Feb 14, 2013