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Indonesia has so much to offer for any type of traveler, with delicious local food, adrenaline-spiking activities, incredible wildlife, beautiful scenery, extremely hospitable locals, stunning temples and more - it goes above and beyond in every category, and if you’re a diver I can’t imagine it gets any better.
Eleanor - Original Diver
Original Travel Expert
Travel Things I Want To Do Before I Die
- I'd love to hike Kilimanjaro one day
- Swim with whale sharks
- Dive/snorkel the Sardine Run off of SA
- Hike in and see the mountain gorillas
- Diving in Komodo and seeing a whole new underwater landscape from anything I'd seen before. Checking off so many bucket list creatures while there (mantas, mola molas, blue ring octopus, cuttlefish, devil rays, bamboo sharks, nudibranchs, ribbon eels, sea snakes, etc.)
- Renting a moped and road tripping down the coastline of Vietnam (somehow surviving the huge highway into Ho Chi Minh at the end)
- Renting a campervan and road tripping through New Zealand - saying yes to every single activity available (spelunking through glow worm caves in Waitomo, rafting in Rotorua, cycling through wine country, bungie jumping in Queenstown, paddling through Milford Sound - the whole trip was amazing)
- Meeting my now husband on Gili T in Indonesia, and following him to Bali a couple days later
Toughest Travel Moment
- Saying goodbye to friends I've met and spent amazing experiences with, not knowing if I'll ever see them again.
Weirdest Travel Moment
- Camping along the California coast and waking up to a group of tourists standing over and taking pictures of my friends that were sleeping outside the tent. They didn't say anything, just got back in their car and drove off…
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