The one where I injure myself, but don't worry I'm OK. February 21st 2009 I wrote this blog a day ago, on Friday 20/02/2009, mostly relating to events of the previous day. My leg is healing up nicely, so don't worry.
I have to admit, back home I sometimes check SMSes while driving. This is of course illegal; back home. What I do not do, however, is check my SMSes while driving a minibus jam packed with 25 people around hair-pin bends with an ... read more
Asia » East Timor » Baucau The Portuguese began to trade with the island of Timor in the early 16th century and colonized it in mid-century. Skirmishing with the Dutch in the region eventually resulted in an 1859 treaty in which Portugal ceded the western portion of the island... ... read more
UPDATE (April 2013)
This site was the blog I kept for my long-term travels, mainly through Asia, in 2009-2010. I'm not maintaining it any more. To read about my more recent travels, mainly through Latin America, in May 2013 - June 2013, please click here: DrinkTheWater: Daniel Gerber Travel blog
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Having always dreamed about travel, prev... full info