Tom and Tessa

South East Asia 2016-17

Month: January 2017

Quy Nhon

With the Tet New Year festival (more about that in our next post) fast approaching (nähern) and this time being…

Nha Trang

On the morning of the 20th we took a bus to Nha Trang, Vietnam’s most popular beach destination on the…

Da Lat

After Mui Ne, we continued our journey north and went inland to the mountain city of Da Lat. Da Lat…

Mui Ne

At 9am on the 13th January, we were picked up for our bus journey to Mui Ne, a small beach…

Ho Chi Minh

In line with the transient nature (bedeutet, dass man nicht lange and einem Ort bleibt) of the European yoof (youth)…

Singapore

Our first stop back in Asia after leaving Melbourne was Singapore, where we’d be staying for two nights. We got…

Melbourne

After flying down to Melbourne from Sydney with Matt, we cabbed (wir haven ein Taxi genommen) it to our friends…

Sydney

Very tired we arrived at Sydney at around 2:15am on the 28th December. We took an Uber to Matt’s apartment,…

Port Macquarie

After taking the night bus from Brisbane to Port Macquarie, I was immensely grateful (dankbar) to be picked up by…

Surfers Paradise

Our next destination was Surfers Paradise where we would stay with my friend Brad, whom I’ve met on my previous…

Brisbane

On the 16th of December we were finally headed to Australia and we were both looking forward to a little…

Gili Islands

Our last destination in Indonesia and also one we were most looking forward to were the Gili Islands. Set at…

Lombok

Still feeling bad about our overindulgent (überaus nachsichtig) 21 minute flight from Langkawi to Penang earlier in our trip, I…

Bali

Leaving Java, we took the public ferry from Banyuwangi and then a public bus to Kuta Beach – all for…

Mount Bromo & Mount Ijen

Two volcano sunrises, about 200 km away from each other, in 24 hours? No problem!

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