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Name: Tom
Hometown: Huddersfield, England, UK
Location: Huddersfield, England, UK
Join Date: June 21, 2011
Contributions: tombom07 has written about 135 places, shared 5,120 photos, left 846 comments, and smiled 2,398 times.
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Travel Plans
Lisbon, Portugal
May 3, 2017 – May 6, 2017
Need a break from work! Looking forward to exploring a new city. Any tips or friends there would be most welcome.
Reading, England, UK
Jun 16, 2017 – Jun 17, 2017
Visting with friends for another friend's birthday. First time!
Whitby, England, UK
Aug 9, 2017 – Aug 11, 2017
Visiting with friends, it will also be my 29th birthday whilst I'm there.
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Most Memorable Travel Experience
There are so many so just name a few good ones!
[Paris, France] Standing in front of the Moulin Rouge, my first 'tourist attraction' on the first night of my big RTW trip.
[Poland] Being on the wrong train on my way to Krakow from Dresden & getting off in the middle of nowhere. There was nothing but knee-deep snow & people who spoke not a word of English but who were so helpful.
[Budapest, Hungary] I was almost overcome with emotion on my first night after climbing the hill to look down over the city & River Danube. What a magical city!
[Croatia] Seeing the Plitvice Lakes covered in snow. There was barely another soul in sight that day. Eerie & beautiful.
[Siena, Italy] Sitting on the floor in Piazza del Campo & eating Italian pastries under shelter as it rained.
[Ayutthaya, Thailand] My first great temple in Asia - Wat Chaiwatthanaram at sunset.
[Chiang Mai, Thailand] Riding an elephant is a very bizarre experience!
[Laos] I have fond memories of the friends I made on the slow boat from Thailand to Luang Prabang, & the fun 10 days together that followed.
[Siem Reap, Cambodia] My three day temple tour. Cambodia itself was pretty special as the people were so warm.
[Sapa, Vietnam] Two days' trekking in the hills. What a stunning place!
[Koh Tao, Thailand] Learning to scuba dive was an unforgettable highlight of the entire trip.
[Australia] WWOOFing in Victoria & Tasmania; The vineyard, painting & decorating, sheep shearing, flower picking, veggie gardens, market stalls & lots of fond memories.
[Hobart, Tasmania] Climbing Mount Wellington on a hot day! The views at the top were rewarding enough!
[Copenhagen, Denmark] Spending six days in Copenhagen for my 26th birthday with three of my favourite people. What a great city!
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traveldoc1984 says:
Enjoy London, Tom. Perhaps will be seeing each other there sometime later this year! ;-)
Posted on: Feb 22, 2017
pepe88 says:
Ciao come stai :) ?
Posted on: Feb 09, 2017
mountaingirl says:
thanks for all the smiles :)
Posted on: Jan 16, 2017
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tombom07's Travel Blogs

Aug 10, 2016 – Aug 17, 2016
An eight day adventure for my 28th birthday. I returned to Croatia and based myself in Dubrovnik. Part of this was wanting to s…
Overview 14,260 words 214 21 281
This blog was featured on Tuesday September 20th, 2016
Jan 01, 2013 – Sep 30, 2015
I'd like to give an honest interpretation of my first ever (half way) RTW trip & first ever solo trip whilst remaining informat…
Overview 355,123 words 4,533 538 2,794
This blog was featured on Saturday January 19th, 2013
Spain 20.14.
Oct 01, 2014 – Oct 11, 2014
Island photographs from a family holiday to Ibiza for my mum's 50th, followed by a solo city break to Barcelona (first time vis…
Overview 0 words 285 17 188
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tombom07's Travel Reviews

Average priced "Hostels" in Nuremberg, Germany
I booked six nights in a 4-bed-dorm at Five Reasons Hostel for a winter trip to Nuremberg. It co…
This review was featured on Monday January 9th, 2017
Cheap "Hostels" in London, England, UK
My friends and I recently made a weekend visit to London. YHA London Central does what it sa…
Average priced "Hostels" in Dubrovnik, Croatia
By 'typical,' I do not mean this to be in any way derogatory to the hostel. It does what it says…
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