Tag Archives: South East Asia

Travel Photo of the Day (July 8)

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Travel Photo of the Day (June 24)

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Edible Birds’ Nest

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about the Gomantong Cave and mentioned that people harvested edible birds’ nests. Many of you asked me how they prepared them and at the time I didn’t know. This weekend I received a … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day (June 20)

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A little of this and that

During our stay in Danum Valley we went on two nighttime activities. The first was a game drive. The second was a walk and all of us carried flashlights and did our best to avoid leeches. I just don’t like … Continue reading

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Is there something hiding in the bush?

When we arrived at our lodge in Danum Valley I was not feeling that great. The ride up was in a truck on a dirt road. Our driver, a young and friendly man, apparently wants to be a race car … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day (June 14)

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Travel Photo of the Day (June 13)

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Why is there so much traffic?

After visiting the Gomantong Cave we had two separate van rides. Each was predicted to be two hours. However, the first ride took much longer than anticipated since it was May 5, 2013. The delay, however, didn’t bother me too … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day (June 12)–Answer to yesterday’s mystery

Yesterday I showed a photo of people waiting anxiously for something or someone to appear. Many of you had some humorous guesses and thanks for the laughs. Without further ado, here they are: the Borneo pygmy elephants. If you look … Continue reading

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