Our Top 10 Indian Experiences

Blue Skies, Snow Peaks, & No Worries!

Our Top 10 Experiences in India ¬† 10. Floating on a small canoe past the burning bodies at the crowded ghats of the mighty Ganges River. 9. Taking our first steps onto the luxurious houseboat, floating on beautiful Dal Lake surrounded by mountains & silence. 8. Jungle Johnnie’s slice of paradise, indulging in western comforts,visiting¬†the … Continue reading

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CouchSurfing with Jungle Johnnie!


Backpacking in India is hard. There’s nothing easy about it. The travel is intense with¬†hours and hours and hours spent sweating on an old car bumping down flooded streets or sitting in a cramped¬†train car with a family of 15 all in your seat with you. After weeks of living on ‘edge’, always on guard, … Continue reading

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Melaka with Mr Tea

With KL sufficiently done & dusted we left¬†on the¬†relatively short bus¬†journey south to Melaka.¬†A mere two hours on¬†the bus & we¬†had arrived¬†in Melaka with another 10 minute bus ride to¬†the centre where we¬†were supposed¬†to meet our new Couchsurfing¬†host¬†Mr Tea… please note Mr TEA,¬†not¬†Mr T. Small Chinese Malaysian man, not 300 pound brick shit house with¬†a … Continue reading

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Kuala Lumpur ‚Äď Couchsurfing the Capital

We had¬†a relaxing final day on the Perhentians¬†with little to write home about before setting sail for the mainland the next morning¬†to get the earliest bus to Kuala¬†Lumpur. We JUST made it in time for the morning bus to KL. The ‘highly intelligent’ boat companies had come to the inexplicable conclusion that the ONLY¬†boats leaving¬†in … Continue reading

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Finally got a chance to couch SURF,¬†and as expected great experience.¬†Well, other than¬†the¬†3 minutes that the guy was¬†beating his dog for barking. That was kind of¬†unnerving… but minus that, we stayed 2 nights in his apartment, went out to eat¬†at Malaysian, Indian, and Chinese restaurants.¬†He was even sweet enough to take us out for some … Continue reading

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