RETURN TO S.E. ASIA

a trip by Linda
From: June 1st 2014
Until: August 24th 2014

I broadened my itinerary to include some above water destinations, starting with a month in Nepal. It took a little while to get my sea legs under control, but I loved hiking in this beautiful country. After nine days in the mountains I took a three day trip to Lumbini, the birthplace of the Bhudda, then spent a week making a religious painting with a Lhama teacher. Then I was diverted from my original plan of visiting Burma, and wound up in Mongolia for an astonishing desert trip. I returned to Sipadan, diving at last, and Maldives for yet more diving. I finished up with a month in Australia, first some sight-seeing and then fifteen days diving three days on a live-aboard in the far islands, three days on closer islands, followed by eight days working on the same boat, kitchen grunt work. For this work I got room and board and three dives a day. Fabulous.
Trip Length: 3 months
Blog Entries: 22
Photos: 138
Words: 12942

Blog Entries

Date Blog Title Location
June 9th 2014 DIVING MALDIVES Asia » Maldives » Male Atoll
June 18th 2014 TRIALS AND TRIBULATIONS OF BLOGGING Asia » Mongolia » Ulaanbaatar
June 19th 2014 MONGOLIAN GOBI TOUR Asia » Mongolia » Ulaanbaatar
June 20th 2014 GOBI TOUR (cont.) Asia » Mongolia » Gobi Desert
June 21st 2014 MONGOLIA Moving Further South to the Gobi Asia » Mongolia » Gobi Desert
June 23rd 2014 GOBI TOUR Vulture Valley Asia » Mongolia » Gobi Desert
June 25th 2014 GOBI TRIP Camels Asia » Mongolia » Gobi Desert
June 26th 2014 GOODBYE MONGOLIA Asia
July 2nd 2014 DIVING BORNEO AGAIN Asia » Malaysia » Sabah
July 3rd 2014 SEMPORNA DIVES More Photos Asia » Malaysia » Sabah
July 5th 2014 MABUL Diving Borneo Asia » Malaysia » Sabah
July 11th 2014 SEPILOK JUNGLE RESORT HOTEL Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak
July 12th 2014 BORNEO JUNGLE RIVER TRIP Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak
July 14th 2014 BORNEO JUNGLE RIVER TRIP Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak
July 17th 2014 SLEEPING IN A SHIPPING CONTAINER? Asia
July 19th 2014 MELBOURNE Oceania » Australia » Victoria
July 31st 2014 SPIRIT OF FREEDOM LIVE ABOARD - Diving Oceania » Australia » Queensland
August 5th 2014 KANGAROO EXPLORER Live Aboard Oceania » Australia » Queensland
August 8th 2014 KANGAROO EXPLORER VOLUNTEER Oceania » Australia » Queensland
August 13th 2014 KANGAROO EXPLORER Volunteer (cont.) Oceania » Australia » Queensland
August 15th 2014 KANGAROO EXPLORER Volunteer Wrap-Up Oceania » Australia » Queensland
August 18th 2014 GOING HOME Oceania » Australia » Queensland
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