Situation Report

Here I find myself 15 days from departure day, and I feel a situation report is needed to see just how prepared I am for this adventure. There are a lot of things that I “plan” to do, but, very little is set in stone. Those are the only real plans I have.   Where…

By TravellingWelshman November 7, 2016 0

Indonesia

Why Indonesia?   This is a country which seems just so mysterious to me, due mainly to the fact that I knew so little about Indonesia. Much like my mother whom only recently checked a map to see where her son would be travelling to. When looking at potential destinations for my trip, Indonesia stood…

By TravellingWelshman November 1, 2016 0

Australia

The Journey Begins:   It should go without saying that any backpacking trip is incomplete without the great wilderness of Australia. This is emphasized when I inform people that my journey will start in Australia, each and every person will reply along the lines of “oh did you know so and so are in Australia…

By TravellingWelshman October 26, 2016 0

From Doctor to Backpacker

Birth of a Dream   Since the age of 14, I had already set out my entire future: “I’m going to be a doctor”, simple, no arguing. After 2 years of sixth form and 3 years of university it still had not changed. That was less than 6 months ago, and in that time my…

By TravellingWelshman October 25, 2016 0