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):

The village well. Peter carries, and tells me I should carry a machete whenever I go into the forest. This can be used to cut through overgrown areas and as a defence against the overly-aggressive Samoan dogs. Even the Americans living here temporarily carry a stick, rocks in their pockets, or even a length of chain as protection against dogs.

Rough notes: