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.

For list of trips, see TABLE OF CONTENTS.

Thursday, June 23, 2011

23 June 2011:

After a surprisingly fast speed boat ride, I was at Gold Coast Resort. The first thing the owner did after showing my to my room is show me his prized pig. He was very proud of how big it is! I was a bit less impressed with the smell and the poop it left around the thatched-roof huts.

Rough notes: http://mandarinmanmarktravelnotes.blogspot.com/2011/06/2011-nz-to-sf-day-41.html