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I also compete to find cheap flights on Darjeelin (referral link).

Currently in Melbourne, Australia, contracting before my next trip.

Kiwi travelling addict, 65+ countries, living a non-conventional life, fitting in software contracting between travel, festivals, photography and the odd bit of writing.


Have visited : Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Ciskei, Croatia, Czech Republic, Colombia, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, England, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Mongolia, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Northern Ireland, Norway, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, QwaQwa, Romania, Russia, Scotland, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Tonga, Transkei, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United States of America, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Wales, Zambia, Zimbabwe



Feb
18
accepted Hypothetically, how long would it take to circumnavigate New Zealand by foot?
Feb
18
accepted Sunrise/sunset photographic opportunities at the Grand Canyon
Feb
18
accepted Can you rent / drive a car in the USA with just the paper counterpart of the UK driver's license?
Feb
18
accepted Can a tourist buy a gun in the USA?
Feb
18
accepted Finding flights to Cuba with a flight search engine
Feb
18
accepted What's with the Star Alliance / SkyTeam decal planes?
Feb
18
accepted Seeing polar bears in Churchill, Manitoba in spring?
Feb
18
accepted Dealing with aggressive touts in markets?
Feb
18
accepted If travelling through excessively cold regions, what steps should you take to keep your vehicle warm enough to drive?
Feb
18
accepted Once in Israel, are tourists allowed to exit to the areas outside of the Israeli responsibility (Palestinian areas)?
Feb
18
accepted Which locations are traditionally Santa's home - i.e. where can you visit Santa Claus year-round?
Feb
18
accepted Are flights (generally) cheaper on Friday the 13th, compared to regular Fridays or 13ths?
Feb
18
accepted Will travellers be able to get full internet access in Turkey during the current protests/riots?
Feb
18
accepted Same passport for visiting all of Africa?
Feb
18
accepted What's the longest take-off run of a commercial flight?
Feb
8
accepted Can I get a visa on arrival for India?
Dec
29
accepted Where can I visit the only two escalators in Wyoming?
Dec
29
accepted With Jetstar domestic flights in New Zealand, can you use multiple bags in your luggage allowance?
Dec
17
accepted In Aviation terms, what is a Ground Stop?
Dec
17
accepted Why do airports sometimes detect traces of explosives in bags?