singapore

Singapore – 2009

15/1/2009 - Onwards to Singapore The crack of dawn isn`t all that it`s cracked up to be. I was up at 5am to catch my lift with Uncle David down to Brisbane and he starts early. Luckily I had packed the night...

Welcome to Awesome Wave

Awesome Wave is a travel blog by myself and Raj. It’s a place for us to gather the years of stories, adventures and insights from our travels both independently and together. I actually got into blogging via t...
monty

Australia (part 5) – 2009

11/1/2009 - BBQ Breakfast This morning was hot, and as Uncle David, Auntie Tracy, Matty and I made our way to Mooloolaba we were melting into the leather seats of the Beetle. Luckily we managed to nab a...
Me and Nikkers

Australia (part 4) – 2009

6/1/2009 - Second day in Brisbane I awoke to the familiar sensation of the sun blaring through my eyelids. It`s almost like the sun is determined to hunt me down wherever I am sleeping and demand I wake at s...
queens street

Australia (part 3) – 2009

1/1/2009 - Tragedy on New Years Day I don`t really know how I can describe today. Even to think about that morning makes me sad. I woke up fairly early but as I couldn`t hear any movement upstairs I lay-in f...
mountains

Australia (part 2) – 2008

27/12/2008 - The Lindley Tour of Inland Sunshine Coast   The girls (Auntie Tracy, Jan and I) in the VW Beetle were following the boys (Uncle David, Richard and Matty) in the Van as we whizzed up the moto...
with georgina

Australia (part 1) – 2008

22/12/2008 - Welcome to Australia I am sleeping in the flat under the house where my 16 year old cousin Georgina sleeps. Its the only place in the house that has aircon, which is a godsend considering it is no...

Luang Prabang (part 3) – 2008

16/12/2008 - Tried Squirrel? I got the t-shirt... I got my staff t-shirt today which I was very excited about. I intend to wear it for the rest of the week, all day and night, until I leave. I think I must ...
laos family

Luang Prabang (part 2) – 2008

13/12/2008 - Wood Collecting and Cocktail Party I signed myself up to go Wood Collecting with Pong and the family. It ended up being a popular sign-up so the other 8 volunteers and I were taken by mini-...