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Recently I stumbled across a nudist beach whilst taking a stroll through the national park of Noosa, just north of Byron Bay on the east coast of Australia. In my British ’pommy’ prudishness I quite frankly would’ve looked less awkward if you’d have shoved a spade up my (fully clothed) bum.
New Zealand: Home to the Hobbit, yes. But also to endless natural beauty, to mountains overlooking mirror lakes, to adrenaline-fuelled adventures that make you want to (or perhaps force you to actually) pee your pants.
It was our de-facto pose at that bar in New York, and the bartender there would always make fun of us. “This isn’t your damn living room, girls.” Wasn’t it, though?
You have to get out, get off your couch…you have to experience the world.
The cynics who say Thailand has become just another number on the list of boozy getaways probably haven’t been to Khao Sok in the South or the mountainous provinces of the North – it has a lot to offer that (despite implications in this post) do go beyond partying, promiscuity and pest-eating; it’s just a case of getting out there and discovering it.
…Meanwhile a fellow backpacker just next door woke up to a monkey chilling out in his less-than-private room and just days before my friend had woken to find a chicken – and its egg – on her bed (breakfast in bed doesn’t get much fresher).
“I know what can make you less shy: Lady Gaga.”