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ALPINE RETREAT IN CAMERON HIGHLANDS

On the road again Feeling tired from the blast of antibiotics and our recent dehydration, what we need is some cool fresh air and rest. What we need is an Alpine retreat like ladies used to take some two centuries ago. And we get…

29 August 2016
Asia 2016 Travel

GEORGETOWN MALAYSIA

OR HOW WE VISITED A MALAYAN DOCTOR OR HOW WE WERE SWEET TO EACH OTHER After Surat Thani it was time for another night train taking us south for 12 hours to Butterworth in Malaysia and yet another taxi taking us the final hour…

26 August 2016
Asia 2016 Travel

KHAO SOK LAKE

OR HOW I VISITED A THAI DOCTOR WITH BRACES OR HOW ERIK TOOK ONE FOR THE TEAM *warning! some details of our being unwell may be somewhat unsavoury, though I’ll try not to go into too much detail. Boattrip When we woke up to…

23 August 2016
Asia 2016 Travel

BEAUTIFUL KOH TAO

After an 8-hour night train, an hour wait, an hour long bus ride, another hour wait, boarding the ferry, yet another hour wait, an hour and a half boatride and a fifteen-minute jeepride, we’ve finally arrived at the stunning island of Koh Tao. With…

20 August 2016
Asia 2016 Travel

36 HOURS IN BANGKOK…

…after a 12-hour flight that turned into a 14-hour flight due to a mechanical issue – really the kind of thing you want to hear just before your flight leaves. Remembering Stepping out of the airport, it is not so much my brain that…

15 August 2016
Asia 2016 Travel

HOW TO PLAN A TRIP ADDY-STYLE

As we are on our way to our big South-East-Asia trip this year, I am remembering how this trip came to be. This winter, when both of us were struggling with severe wanderlust and a bit of a winter-depression, we started to think about…

12 August 2016