Our ten favourite articles that we tweeted in the past month.
Adventurous Kate Gets Shipwrecked in Indonesia
A traveller’s nightmare on the sea turns into a blogger’s dream post when Adventurous Kate is washed ashore on a dragon inhabited island.
Being Shot at in Nicaragua
Brendan van Son receives armed protection against a group of irate, over reacting travel bloggers who haven’t made it into his Top 100.
Cultural Clashes, Dramas and Dilemmas (pt 2)
Lisa presents a second set of scenarios that together cover wife beating, shirking, unwanted attraction, disability, icky food and more.
3 Common Personal Deficiencies That Are Valuable Travel Assets
If it worked for Christopher Columbus it can work for us. Anil spins it around and makes our faults into assets.
Tigger Speaks Up
We could have chosen any post from this wonderful series of interviews that looks at long term travels from a totally different perspective from anything else out there. Nine year old Tigger, the cuter half of 1 Dad 1 Kid, answers the questions here.
Laughing in the Face of Death – Holy Sh*t I’m Going to Die
Sounding a little like timid superheros, Unbrave Girl and Fearful Adventurer team up to present this tale of near terminal laughter.
Tired of Being Tired
From the free breakfast trap to long bus journeys, John and Andrea just need to get some kip.
The Beginning of the End
After five years on the road Nomadic Matt has lost some of his enthusiasm for travelling alone and is thinking of moving to New York. He’ll have to change his name to Semi Nomadic Matt or Settled Down Matt though.
A Scuffle With Honduran Police
Dalene and Peter have a run in with a traffic cone in cahoots with corrupt Honduran coppers.
Being Cool off the Beaten Path
Is flicking through your Lonely Planet while munching a McDonalds on the Khao San Road an authentic travel experience?. Yes it is, say Caz and Craig.
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