Author: Campbell

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DIVING, Indonesia

Bira Diving in South Sulawesi

Indonesia is the largest island country in the world, made up by more than 17 000 islands of all shapes and sizes. The biggest and most developed islands are Sumatra, Java, Borneo (Kalimantan), Sulawesi, and New Guinea (Papua). Sulawesi is one of the largest islands and is well known for […]

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Brazil

Amazon boat trip by slow boat

An Amazon River Cruise is an amazing adventure that can be done in many different ways and on just about any budget. In this article we look at how we traveled on the Amazon on a backpacker’s budget and at some more options for exploring this mighty river. The Amazon […]

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Packing, Travel tips

The Complete Backpacking Packing List

This is a comprehensive packing checklist and packing advice for budget backpacking and light travel for adventurers — including backpacking essentials, electronics & accessories, adventure gear, toiletries, clothing, useful things and admin. Backpacking is much more than a way of carrying your clothes around, it’s a lifestyle! The definition of […]

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DIVING, Mexico

Cenote Diving in Tulum Mexico

In Mexico underneath the Yucatan Peninsula flows an extensive underground river system with about 30,000 cenotes serving as open access points to these cavern and cave systems. Tulum in Yucatan has a great location to access these amazing dive sites in the jungle. The water in these caves are crystal […]