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Name: Tom
Hometown: Huddersfield, England, UK
Location: Huddersfield, England, UK
Join Date: June 21, 2011
Contributions: tombom07 has written about 137 places, shared 5,134 photos, left 857 comments, and smiled 2,456 times.
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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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Andi03 says:
Hi Tom

Hope you well , I saw your post about going to Iceland and Im planning on going in November as well so I was wondering if you can give me some tips /advices after your trip ?

Posted on: Aug 29, 2017
Vikram says:
I'm in England for 2 days; I'll be staying in London and planning on a day trip one day, a Tube Ramble the 2nd.
Posted on: Aug 15, 2017
Vikram says:
AND.... belated bday wishes!!
Posted on: Aug 13, 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 22 283
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 2,798
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…
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tombom07's Travel Reviews

Expensive "Hotels & Accommodations" in Stonehaven, Scotland, UK
Friends and I booked a three-night stay at Bayview B&B during August 2017 as we were visiting St…
Cheap "Hostels" in Lisbon, Portugal
From the Saldanha or Arroios Metro stations, it is a ten to fifteen minute walk to 'Be Lisbon Ho…
This review was featured on Wednesday May 24th, 2017
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
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