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The most beautiful sunrise

I know I posted about a beautiful Sydney sunrise less than a fortnight ago, but I just can’t help myself. This morning’s …

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Zephyr Lodge, Guatemala

Guatemala was not somewhere I ever imagined I would go. It seemed exotic and remote beyond my reach. And yet, here I …

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Postcard from… Tamarama

I was all set to publish the latest post from my South American travels today. And then this morning I encountered the …

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Feeling the altitude in Bolivia

Altitude sickness was something I was really nervous about before South America. I knew we would be venturing high in Peru and …

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Salt Flats Tour, Bolivia

A three-day tour of the Bolivian salt flats was what I was looking forward to the most in South America. Many people …

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Two days in La Paz, Bolivia

From Buenos Aires, we flew up to La Paz – the largest city in Bolivia, and the highest metropolis in the world, sitting …

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Buenos Aires, Argentina

For me when travelling, it always seems to be the places I expect the least from that I fall for the hardest. I had …

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Ilha Grande, Brazil

A two-hour drive from Rio de Janeiro, you will find yourself in paradise. Ilha Grande is an island off the coast, totally …

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A taste of Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro. Not a bad starting point for a six-week tour of South and Central America. Our time in Rio was …

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A (belated) look back at 2014

Distracted by El Salvadoran beaches, Bolivian salt flats, ancient Inca cities and Guatemalan jungles in December (not to mention the less-than-speedy South and …

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Postcard from… SYDNEY!

Well, it was an incredible five weeks travelling through South and Central America, and the final destination on our journey? My home. …

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Postcard from… El Tunco

This sleepy surfing village up the coast from San Salvador is the perfect antidote to a jam-packed week in Bolivia and Peru. …

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Postcard from… Guatemala

Christmas looked a lot different this year. It was spent in Antigua Guatemala, a beautiful city in the shadow of a volcano. …