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1. Posted by jackflash8 (Budding Member 3 posts) 6y

Hi people, Ive never traveled for a long period before but have been thinking about it for a long time and hoping the right opportunity would come along, however it hasn't yet and Im not sure it will, so am thinking about taking the plunge, problem is all my friends have jobs and commitments here and are unable or unwilling to come along. Im 27 and from the UK and was wondering if anyone out there is in the same position as me and would be up for being a travel buddy! Long shot but you never know. Give me an email anyway if your interested, -snip-

[ Edit: Sorry, no personal details please. ]

2. Posted by The Stig (Budding Member 15 posts) 6y

I would much prefer to travel with someone but I havent found that "someone"

However, my need to travel is stronger than my need to travel with someone- so I travel alone.

If you cant find anyone to travel with you why not go it alone? ...You'll meet lots of wonderful people who
will become friends.

The people you meet love to travel - just as you do, and, if nothing else, you'll have this in common with them.

I love the UK, where are you from?

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4. Posted by d03mm (Budding Member 67 posts) 6y

hey guys, i am off to india on the 1st may for a couple of weeks. if your interested let me know

5. Posted by hust45 (First Time Poster 1 posts) 6y

I am very much in the same boat as you. im 24 and pretty bored with my routine 9-5 life at the moment in the UK and want to do something different and see somewhere new so ive thought about travelling as well, however im not sure i fancy doing it on my own and all of my friends are working or dont really want to travel so its pretty difficult to get the motivation to go anywhere. I joined this site to see if i could find someone, or some ideas as to what to do. i dont really have an idea of where to go specifically but the world has got to be far more interesting than working in an office all of your life.
how far have you got with your plans?

6. Posted by Gail80 (Full Member 99 posts) 6y

Hi Hust45

Myself and Lou are going to Oz in Sept, if your thinking of going there around that time and fancy meeting up for a few beers or having a chat on here before then let us know

7. Posted by jackflash8 (Budding Member 3 posts) 6y

thanks for response guys, Im from the Isle of Wight, There are so many places to choose from, I was hoping to get some recommendations from people on here. Anywhere different and new sounds good to me, obviously dont fancy getting shot at or frozen to death lol. A place where money can go a decent way aswell would be an advantage. Iam up for chatting on msn to anyone like minded or with ideas of locations. Many thanks

8. Posted by rachelllll (Budding Member 7 posts) 6y

hi jackflash8,
I feel exactly the same as you too! im 27 and ive book my ticket and am travelling going to south east asia for a bit and then heading to OZ. Fancy coming along?

9. Posted by jackflash8 (Budding Member 3 posts) 6y

when you off??

10. Posted by latestartr (Budding Member 5 posts) 6y

Hey Jack Im heading to vietnam at the beginning of June and planning to buy a motorbike and ride from the north to the south. youre more than welcome to come along, first time travelling solo for me so im not sure exactly what to expect but Im sure it will be fun! your money will go further than youd think even possible! meals from 50p beer from about 50p maybe less accommodation from £3/4 motorbike around £150 and you can sell it at the end of teh trip!