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Traveller Tales
Things I wish I knew before travelling solo
Remember that time you threw away the map your homestay host drew for you on a napkin because you took five years of Spanish and can obviously self-navigate your way around...
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Counts Point, Larapinta Trail
Having spent 11 days traversing the length of Central Australia’s Larapinta Trail, we have finally come to our end, surpassing a whopping 200kms. Despite being very excited to get off...
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Mumbai train, India
When you live in a country as big as Australia, characterized by spacious backyards and where travel between cities is measured in days, it was an alien experience taking my...
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Sri Lanka tours, Adam's Peak, Sri Lanka
It was 2AM when I heard the wake-up call at my door. I scrambled out of the mosquito net, reaching for my pile of clothes I’d set out the night...
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Kilimanjaro trek, Kilimanjaro
Sunrise or sunset is a question that has long been debated by travellers and photographers the world over. Which is better? Are they the same here as well as in...
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Climb Mount Rinjani, Indonesia
It’s 2 AM. You open your eyes to meet darkness as you notice the rustling of wind against the walls of your tent. Though you don’t hear any noise, you...
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I could easily write multiple articles on the remarkable Nepalese culture, the kindness of its inhabitants, the sense of accomplishment of completing a trek in the Himalaya and the unforgettable...
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Kathmandu stupa
I had to get acquainted with the Nepali pace even before my trekking boots touched the holy ground of yaks and yetis. The five hour delay in Istanbul was forgotten...
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Cusco, Peru
The moment I stepped out of the airport and into a Yomads adventure, I realized Peru wasn’t at all the undeveloped and poor country that I had in mind. Cheerful...
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Kayaking, Greece
For me, this journey started with a Google search for “adventure travel groups for young people.” Yomads Travel was exactly that. I’ve always wanted to go to Greece, and the itinerary...
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