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Couchsurfing in a Remote Laos Village: Part 1

Feature image Couchsurfing in Laos

We were sitting on the side of a road in the middle of Laos, with literally everything that we owned in the world packed into the bags lying next to us and we were waiting for two guys that we had never met before.

On reflection it sounds scary, but I didn’t feel scared or even worried. I can now see that this was the first time that I truly began to feel free.

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Wandering Vientiane

Vientiane isn’t really what you’d expect from a South-East Asian capital city. There are no swarms of scooters plaguing the roads; no flashing neon signs for ping-pong shows or strip clubs; and no annoying guys trying to sell you a shitty James Bond style suit

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Discovering Phuket …is a Shit-Hole!

Phuket is a shit-hole

You won’t read this in the holiday brochures or hear it from your Cheeto-stained travel agent, so I’m going to tell you myself. Phuket is a shit-hole. If anybody tells you otherwise, they’re either lying or they’re an idiot. And

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7 Scams to Avoid in Bangkok

Getting shafted by a scam in Asia is just another part of the true backpacker experience nowadays. But that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t try to avoid them if you can and save yourself more than a little money and several headaches

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Posted in Articles, Asia, Countries, Guides, Lifestyle, Thailand

First Timers in Bangkok

Following in the footsteps of hordes of backpackers before us, we arrived in Bangkok to start our trip around Asia. We didn’t know at the time that we’d love it so much and we didn’t know we would end up spending over

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Sleeping With Strangers & Locked in a Basement in Warsaw

I’ll be honest, I’d never considered visiting Warsaw. I’d never even thought about visiting Poland. I wouldn’t know what to do there. But when we were sat searching for the cheapest way to get to Thailand from the summer camp in Romania,

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How We Made Friends Around the World Through Couchsurfing

If we could only give one travel tip to anybody – it would be Couchsurfing. Well it would actually be to steer clear of those overly friendly girls with suspiciously deep voices that you’ll meet in a Bangkok bar… but Couchsurfing

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