After 3 full days of resting we returned to our Open Water dive course. Alex was feeling much better and we were eager to finish our first diving qualification.
After almost 2 weeks of diving and chilling in Koh Lanta it was time to pack our backpacks and continue our journey to New Zealand. Hopefully we would still catch some late summer sun before autumn was upon us.
Dubai and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) were the first stop on our World Trip. There’s much more to do in the UAE, even for the adventurous traveller, than the swanky modern urban metropolises of Dubai and Abu Dhabi. We were visiting and staying with a “local” — our friend Simon — which made it even more fun. Continue reading “Dubai and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) // World Trip Days 1 to 5”
Learning to dive was on of our top priorities at the beginning of our world trip so we could dive in other destinations throughout the year. After a busy start to our year away travelling we finally arrived in Koh Lanta, Thailand.
On our 6th day of travelling I’m sitting on our friend Simon’s balcony in Ras Al-Kaimah and find myself still not quite prepared for what’s lying ahead of us. Continue reading “A year travelling abroad – How to prepare?”