Laura Saile

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Nomads in the UK Couchsurfing with friends

It's things like the underground line

Since arriving back after 16 months on the road, we embarked on a journey in the UK couchsurfing with friends around the country. With no real base, we saw this gap between traveling and ‘reality’ as the perfect opportunity to catch up with friends and family. With so many welcoming friends insisting we come and …

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North Cambodia Laos Border

An early start in Kratie to begin our journey to Champasak in Laos via the north Cambodia Laos border crossing. With the market so easily accessible I ran to pick up our last iced coffee and say goodbye to the lady who had got used to my visits. Picked up some french bread and then …

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Thoughts on coming back to England

It didn’t really sink in on our last day in Bangkok that soon our epic 16 months travelling abroad would be coming to an end. In the same way that I had often pinched myself in surreal moment during my travels, it now didn’t seem real that what had become quite normal would be coming …

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Our final week in Fiji

Golf on Qamea beach, Fiji

Al, Pietro and I caught a small chartered boat back to Taveuni and then a taxi to Nagala Bay to head back to the main island for our final week in Fiji. The taxi was full of India-Fijians who reminded me of the Indians we encountered in India. Loud and dominant. They took over our …

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