A small taste of things to come: le voyage à Jīnshí tān

I’ve had Stella, and all her accompanying gear now for a few months, but haven’t had the time to really put her to the test. Hence I decided the 4 ...

A journey into North Korea

It’s been such a long time since I’ve been on the road that, in truth, I’ve found it quite hard to bring myself to write this post. Have I lost ...

A long way home… The Evolution of my bike.

So here it is at last. The evolution of my bike (still unnamed) that will, inshallah take me back to the UK. I decided to build my own bike rather ...

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Chinese New Year in Harbin

I wasn’t prepared to spend my second Chinese New Year in Dalian, ...

China… Reflections on the past year.

It’s been a year today since I arrived in Dalian. As when ...

Classes cancelled… Time to head to the Police station…

I’ve not been posting on here recently mainly due to the fact ...

Yoga: My latest passion! :)

So I was reminded recently by a blogging friend (Maria from Latin Abroad - ...

Reflections on my 7 day juice fast.

So I’ve just completed a 7 day juice fast. Why you ask? ...

The young and Old – Faces from Nepal.

I have spent more time In Nepal than in any other country, ...

Culture Shock! The Public Washroom…

So, as we all know every country has different cultures. Things which ...

Enter The Dragon… How I spent my Chinese New Year Eve.

So, how did I spend my Chinese New Year’s Eve you ask? ...

Waiting at Shanghai airport… A quick update!

So, I sit here at Shainghai airport and I realise just how ...

Summary of 2011…

So, 2011 is coming to an end… What does this mean? To ...

anyroad.net 2012 Calendars available now! (just in time for xmas!)

You may call it a coincidence, or just a good stroke of ...

Out and about in Dalian climbing Dàhēishān (大黑山), devouring a BBQ and singing Karaoke with my students.

So I’ve been in China now for almost a month. It’s strange ...

A glimpse of Dalian…

So, as you know I’ve re-located to China. Dalian is in Chinese ...

Top Ten Travel Experiences: No. 02, Liberia: A day of epic frustration… (Feb 2010)

This is a more recent memory, still (painfully) clear. Looking back I ...

The latest chapter: On the road to teaching English in Dalian.

For all my loyal followers (I’m sure there must be one or ...

Meet Rosalind.

Meet Rosalind. 69 in two weeks one can only marvel and be ...

Top 10 travel experiences: No. 5 – Crossing into Georgia with a Heroin dealer(?), July 2008.

This was a mammoth day on the road. I spend a couple ...

Top 10 travel experiences: No.7 – Northern Iraq: ten days visiting Kurdistan.

After reading it was posisle to head to Iraq I simply had ...

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I am Australian… Happy Australia Day!!

So it’s that day of the year that Australian’s love so much! Such a shame it has fallen on a Sunday this year though! No public holiday on Monday? So, apart from getting completely plastered with your family and friends, just what is Australia day about? I was actually a little unsure. That being said […]

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Top Ten Travel Experiences: The complete list.

So here is the final instalment of my ‘Top 10′ list… It’s been hard to choose just ten given the vast amount of memories and experiences that have amounted over the years however I think the list is quite accurate. So, my final favourite experience is the one that I’m living at the moment. Teaching […]

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A rather self indulgent post: The evolution of Sam the traveller…

So, I thought this up as a joke post rather than anything else. Perhaps you will find it interesting. Perhaps not. Either way, this is Sam the traveller, through the ages…. Warts and all! Nepal, May 2005: A rather shy and inexperienced traveller here. My first tourist outing in Nepal. Looks back it’s quite embarrassing […]

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Portraits of Egypt…

Egypt 2008. Seems like a lifetime ago now. I loved my time there so thought it was about time I shared some Portraits of the people I met on my adventure. Enjoy! Feel free to share Portraits of your own, or why not even tell us of one of your adventures from the land of […]

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To Lay Me Down – Unusual places I’ve slept…

I’ve had my fair share of ‘rough’ sleeps on the road. Below is a list of my most memorable (by no means most comfortable!) Great Wall, Beijing, China – I have to start with the Great Wall. One of most magical nights I’ve had. I had only a stale wagon wheel with me and crashed […]

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