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Welcome to my personal travel journal! If you don't know me, that's OK! I hope you'll enjoy reading about some of my adventures and misadventures, and hopefully learn something new about a corner of the world.

Recent updates:
2015-10-06: Day 8 of Niue in 2011.
2015-10-05: Day 7 of Niue in 2011.
2015-09-29: Day 6 of Niue in 2011.

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Saturday, June 11, 2011

11 June 2011 (-1 in time zone):

Grating the coconut using an old-school grater: a serrated piece of metal nailed to a piece of wood you sit on. Afterwards, the coconut milk is extracted by wringing the shreds with as much force as possible between a handful of fibres from some plant.

Rough notes:
http://mandarinmanmarktravelnotes.blogspot.com/2012/06/2011-nz-to-sf-day-29.html