Monthly Archives: August 2016

The Southeast Asia Adventure

If you have had an enjoyable time on the road one of the tougher questions on returning is what did you enjoy the most?  It’s a question I’m now in the fortunate position to consider after being back in Australia … Continue reading

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World Trip 2016: Best of Sri Lanka and Test Cricket Tour Review

Tour Title: Best of Sri Lanka and Test Cricket Tour Company: On The Go Tours Tour Leader: Manoj (Private Tour guide – Jehan) Cities Visited: Negombo, Anuradhapura, Giritale, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Udawalawe National Park, Colombo, Galle, Hikkaduwa Countries Visited: Sri … Continue reading

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World Trip 2016: Day 34-35 – Hikkaduwa to Melbourne, Australia

The long trip home included a 3 hour car from Hikkaduwa to Colombo, a 3 hour 10 minute flight from Colombo to Singapore and finally a 7 hour 25 minute flight from Singapore to Melbourne. I had organised a private … Continue reading

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World Trip 2016: Day 33 – Hikkaduwa and Mirissa, Sri Lanka

Wednesday 10 August 2016.  Photos and Videos. Highlights: Whale and Turtle Watching, Exploring the Galle Fort. Today was my last full day in Sri Lanka before I begin the long journey home tomorrow and I wanted to make the most … Continue reading

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Destination: Cambodia

Established: 68 AD Population: 15.4 million Religion: Buddhism Capital: Phnom Penh Order of Visit: 55th First Visit: 21 July 2016 Last Visit: 25 July 2016 Duration: 4 Days Must Do: Angkor Wat, Phare Cambodian Circus, S-21 Prison, Khmer Rouge Killing Fields, … Continue reading

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Destination: Vietnam

Established: 1945 Population: 91.7 million Religion: Buddhism Capital: Hanoi Order of Visit: 54th First Visit: 16 July 2016 Last Visit: 21 July 2016 Duration: 6 Days Must Do:  Cu Chi tunnels, Hang Sung Sot Caves, Halong Bay Cities: Ho Chi … Continue reading

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World Trip 2016: Day 32 – Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka

Tuesday 09 August 2016.  Photos and Videos. A free and easy day watching the Olympics, visiting the beach, packing and checking my gifts, and starting to plan for my next trip to Africa hopefully in late 2017.

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