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    A travel resource, a travel log and a repository for my travel stories. Read on for wild tales of getting lost in unusual places, travel hacks to travel light and on the cheap, and the occasional culture or history post.

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Travel Babble

Stories, tales and the occasional rant

Exotic and Hard-To-Reach Places

Exotic and Hard-To-Reach Places

Abandoned cities, North Korean flower shows, the Karakoram Highway, as well as travels to unrecognized countries. It's all here.

Absurd Stories, Crazy Tales and Farcical Adventures

Absurd Stories, Crazy Tales and Farcical Adventures

Getting lost in the Valley of the Assasins, arguing with a guy holding a gun in Lebanon, getting mugged in Bujumbura. It's all here.

Culture and History

Culture and History

Sometimes I get all excited about the background of places. Safavid Persia, Mughal lineage and Ming emperors, it's all here.

Travel Tips and Hacks

Travel Tips and Hacks

My collection of posts on cheap travel, packing for RTW, using gadgets and apps. Also summaries of annual travel. All here.

A 2017 Travel Review

It’s the time of the year again at The Furious Panda where we go through and summarise the travels of […]

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A Winter Hike in Kazbegi

  I made the trip up north following the Georgian Military Highway, from Tblisi to Stepantsminda.  Stepandsminda, or more commonly […]

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A 2016 Travel Review

As is tradition on this blog,  I go through the favourite places I have traveled to each year, as a […]

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Chap Goh Meh in Singkawang, 2016

A series of photos taken while visiting the Chap Go Meh festival in Singkawang, Indonesia

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The Furious Panda is Back Up!

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing!

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A Palembang Walkthrough

19-22 Feb 2015. Palembang, Indonesia I trooped off to another flash travelling destination over the Lunar New Year holidays. This […]

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The Churches of Iloilo

Iloilo City – Iloilo Province – Panay – Visayas – Philippines While on a short little trip up to the […]

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A 2014 Travel Review

It is December again and time for the annual travel review here at The Furious Panda. Every year around this […]

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