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Overlanding in Low Season?! You bet!

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We’re currently travelling through Southeast Asia at a time of year when many fellow travellers are keeping well away. The weather is crap, the heat unbearable and humidity stifling. As most overlanders know, the trick to keeping up this luxurious…
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Im Amazonas Tiefland

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< ?xml version="1.0"?> Für die nächsten acht Tage haben wir eine Abenteuer Tour im Amazonas Regenwald gebucht. MOMO lassen wir in Cusco stehen und per Flieger geht es 500km hinunter ins Amazonas Tiefland nach Puerto Maldonado.  Als wir aus dem Flieger aussteigen denken…
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KRIS KRAS MALEISIË

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KUALA LUMPUR Weerzien met familie en vrienden, Sinterklaas en Kerst achter de rug én een verhuizing van onze zoon. Op de terugvlucht rusten we uit! Bij het inchecken van de vlucht kunnen we met kleine bijbetaling Businessclass regelen, dat maakt…
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START OF THE ASIA-ADVENTURE

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MALAYSIA – PENANG After Indonesia, Malaysia, we find a nice country. The moist heat is getting used: as if a warm humid blanket beaten over you. Only when it rains, as it cools down. We land in Penang, an island…
“It’s all about trust. And when it comes to monkeys, I have none.“ — Anthony Bourdain This is a good quote to live by. I should have learned my lesson a few weeks ago. Brad and I had just awoken and were strolling down a sleepy street in Cherating when we saw kitten sized baby monkeys [...]

Revenge of the Monkeys

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“It’s all about trust. And when it comes to monkeys, I have none.“ — Anthony Bourdain This is a good quote to live by. I should have learned my lesson a few weeks ago. Brad and I had just awoken…
With every wave that crashed over the bow, our small boat took on more water. The panic on our young captain’s face shattered any hope that we would make it out of this tropical depression without a miracle, and my brain wouldn’t stop humming the theme from Gilligan’s Island. I wonder how the brain can [...]

Lost at Sea

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With every wave that crashed over the bow, our small boat took on more water. The panic on our young captain’s face shattered any hope that we would make it out of this tropical depression without a miracle, and my…
The sound of jungle insects reverberated through the dense, humid night air. A slow loris crept along an overhead electrical wire strung between a tall wooden pole and a cinderblock structure where a woman cooked rice and noodles for the few people who lived around these parts. The loris stopped midway across the wire to [...]

The Dreamer

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The sound of jungle insects reverberated through the dense, humid night air. A slow loris crept along an overhead electrical wire strung between a tall wooden pole and a cinderblock structure where a woman cooked rice and noodles for the…
“I think team Apec was totally corny. The way that the girl flung her arms around-” “Cut! Can we roll that again? Listen, the team’s name is ‘Apex’, not ‘Apec’,” the director said. “Oh, okay, sorry about that. Apex? Got it.” “Three…two…one…ACTION!” “I think team Apex was totally corny. The way that the girl, like, [...]

The Apprentice

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“I think team Apec was totally corny. The way that the girl flung her arms around-” “Cut! Can we roll that again? Listen, the team’s name is ‘Apex’, not ‘Apec’,” the director said. “Oh, okay, sorry about that. Apex? Got…
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Hand to Mouth

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Like all of the businesses on the block, the lights were out.  All of the shop owners had migrated out to the streets, conversing with others, watching the night continue on.  We eventually left the moonlight and entered a restaurant…
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Malaysian Invasion

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It’s early afternoon and the sun is high overhead, heating the humid air into a sauna that speckles our shirts with perspiration. Vines climb from the ground into the canopy of a tree, out across the limbs, and then dangle…

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