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How I Did The Galapagos Islands On A Budget

“Aren’t they expensive!” exclaimed nearly everyone when I told them I was heading to the Galapagos Islands. And the reality was that yes they were, but being a resourceful and frugal backpacker, I was determined to do them on a budget. The Galapagos are world-famous and although there are 61 islands, there are only 13… Continue Reading…

Not on Your Nelly

Riding an elephant should be an exhilarating experience right? Not for one chinese tourist in Chitwan National Park who found herself caught in the crossfire as her elephant became engrossed in a fight with another. With four terrified tourists sat on top of these usually placid beasts, the elephants fought until one collapsed onto the… Continue Reading…