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Follow me at @marksmayo on twitter!

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

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

Kiwi travelling addict, 67+ 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, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tonga, Transkei, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United States of America, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Wales, Zambia, Zimbabwe



Aug
24
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Why is apple juice a problem to order in a restaurant in Spain?
Aug
23
awarded  Famous Question
Aug
23
reviewed Reviewed What is the meaning of “Marine Fares” regarding airline baggage?
Aug
23
reviewed Reviewed Truth about Georgian tap water (aka. can you trust canidrinkthewater.org?)
Aug
23
reviewed Approve suggested edit on About Visa Waiver and B1/B2 Visa
Aug
23
reviewed No Action Needed Travel with a hula hoop by low-cost airlines
Aug
23
reviewed Close Places/sights of interest to visit in Sicily?
Aug
23
reviewed Leave Open Trying local Turkish Cuisine in Istanbul
Aug
23
reviewed Close From Munich to Berlin, 6 hours in Dresden or Nuremberg or Bamberg or Leipzig?
Aug
23
reviewed Reopen Can I travel on greyhound without an ID?
Aug
23
reviewed Close Quiet cafeterias in Istanbul
Aug
23
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Quiet cafeterias in Istanbul
Aug
23
reviewed No Action Needed Most comfortable seats for family of four - Philippine Airlines Boeing 777-300er SFO-MNL
Aug
22
comment How to get to London Heathrow from Shepherd's Bush in light of possible Tube strike?
how early is early? The tube may not even be running yet...
Aug
22
reviewed Close Transit visa for passing through London and Brussels for travelling to Africa from Canada
Aug
22
reviewed No Action Needed Transit visa for passing through London and Brussels for travelling to Africa from Canada
Aug
22
comment Is it possible to downgrade a business/first class flight to economy without the ticket purchaser knowing?
@Vagish today I learned! I figured that might be the case, but wanted to point out that it's not happening for everone.
Aug
22
comment Is it possible to downgrade a business/first class flight to economy without the ticket purchaser knowing?
usually (among my business-travel friends who get it at least) the indivudual gets the air miles, NOT the company.
Aug
22
reviewed Leave Open Can I book two tickets to reach my destination with a stop over to my destination?
Aug
22
reviewed Reopen Can I use my birth certificate as identification on a bus in Texas?