Author Archives: Alex

Valparaíso by night

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Port Douglas Photographs

Pics from Port Douglas. There are very few as much of our time was spent loafing.

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My river canyoning badge

Yesterday brought more great weather in Queenstown, so we decided to go river canyoning. That’s where you take a perfectly good – if slightly wild from the melt from ski fields – river and scramble, climb, swim, zip-line, abseil, jump, … Continue reading

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Warning: This is what happens if you leave Cas alone with a trampoline…

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Feeding time

Yesterday we sat in the bar of a restaurant by the marina, waiting the couple of hours to watch a large fish being fed. Across the bay the sun sank, tropical mountains faded to blue clouds and yachts swapped places … Continue reading

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Good omens

On the (fully laden) way to Kent, yesterday:

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The map is not the territory.

Almost since we first started talking about this trip we’ve had a map – one of those big wall-maps of the world. As we planned and re-planned our route around the globe we’d plot it on the map using trails … Continue reading

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