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  • From Incheon to Busan

    Six years ago we were also in South Korea for a few weeks. In the meantime, after having spent a few days in the (giant) cities of Incheon and Seoul, we have started a road trip across the peninsula. The first experiences are actually exactly the same as back then (see our blog post then): […]

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  • Island hopping in the Gulf of Thailand

    Staying an extra week on Ko Samui with some disappointing weather turned out to be a good decision. Because, after we had returned the pickup truck to the rental company owned by a friendly Russian (his standard answer to all difficult questions: “Easy!”) and we had taken the ferry to Ko Pha-ngan (also called Koh […]

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  • In the sandbox

    We wrote our last blog post almost two years ago in Cairns, Far North Queensland, Australia. That was when the Corona pandemic really kicked in and just before we quickly fled home because the world was going into lock-down. We were actually supposed to continue on to Japan, but unfortunately it didn’t become more than […]

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  • Crocs, Cairns and the Corona Crisis (continued)

    Uber drivers are generally more talkative than taxi drivers. Often the conversation is limited to “Where are you from?”, “Are you here for the first time?”, “How long are you staying here?” and “What will you do next?”. As soon as we have the driver completely up to speed (pun intended), a common response often […]

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