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A Momentary Absence of Awesome

I’ve gotta learn to under-promise and over-deliver. Just as the guy you work with, who has an impeccably clean desk and freshly-pressed 100% cotton shirts, probably has a bedroom resembling an up-turned clothing bin in Queen St Maccas at 1am … Continue reading

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Amsterdam. We came, we saw, we concurred!

Prior to leaving New Zealand last April, I did a very scientific market research study to determine how I should best prioritize my visiting of European destinations – based on a Top 3 study. Basically, I asked everyone “What were your three favourite … Continue reading

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All Blacks, Anxiousness and Accompanying Anecdotes

So, it’s finally so close you can smell it. The smell I refer to is a mixture of damp turf, sweaty socks and, more specifically, the smell of four and half million Kiwis mentally preparing themselves for the possibility of … Continue reading

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Tuk-tuks, Tummy Bugs & Temple Tours

Alright, time for me to buck up my collective ideas and start blogging up a proverbial storm. I just logged into this blog and noticed that viewing numbers are… dwindling. I know, I know, I can hear you all saying … Continue reading

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Conditions & Related Symptoms Specific to Travel

This Awesome Adventure is rollicking along at a serious rate of knots. It seems like just three weeks ago I was in Vang Vien, Laos (I actually was… ooh “place-name-dropper”). But, along the Asian section of this adventure, I’m realising … Continue reading

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Straying through Northern Thailand & Laos

We’re now (as of 22nd May) back in Bangkok for a week after completing (plus & minus a few extra and time-constraint-related courses of action) our Stray tour through Northern Thailand & Laos. The reason for our earlier-than-anticipated arrival in the Kingdom’s capital … Continue reading

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South-East Asian Update

This blogging thing is becoming a bit of a chore. It’s getting in the way of quite a few things… sleep, food, drink etc. But, because those of you who bother to read this are near and dear, I’m persevering … Continue reading

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