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wayneollerenshaw
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Name: Wayne
Hometown: Chesterfield, England, UK
Location: Chesterfield, England, UK
Join Date: June 29, 2007
Contributions: wayneollerenshaw has shared 5 photos, left 3,868 comments, and smiled 3,781 times.
Interested in: meeting new people, meeting other people to travel with, showing people around my hometown, sharing travel tips and blogs
Countries I've Traveled To
Languages Spoken
English...A little German...A little Japanese...2 Words of Thai...1 Word of Lao... :) Run Out of Space for Memorable Experiences...Continued Here - *Working in a Hostel for 3 months, Santorini, Greece.
Interests
Books you might find in my backpack
Music you might find me listening to while waiting for my plane
Most Memorable Travel Experience
*Tubing in Vang Vieng
*Nearly drowning, Vang Vieng
*Playing volleyball during a lightning storm, Vang Vieng
*Driving to Germany. Well, drinking beer while my friend drove
*Great Wall of China
*Going to the craziest underground club in Prague, had to walk through an opera house and trap door to get to it!
*Trekking in Chiang Mai, with a devil elephant
*Bribing the Police not to arrest me - Prague
*Being the 1st to set up camp along the river Rhine during the world cup 2006 in Germany, 2 days later there were thousands!
*Sleeping through a mafia brawl in a Hong Kong club
*Waking up in a French forest at 3am and not finding my way out for 4 hours
*Travbuddy meet ups - Amsterdam, London, Manila, Dussedorf, Bratislava, Budapest, Manchester, Chesterfield, Rome, Bangkok, Vang Vieng, Singapore
*Waking up in a Shanghai hospital with only my mobile phone on me
*Snorkelling in Phi Phi
*Touring the ruins of Ayutthaya
*Swimming out to a boat in the ocean drunk, at night, fully clothed in Kavos
*Turning everything neatly upside down in a hotel room in Valencia
*Driving a golf buggy around a resort in Koh Samui at 3am
*Eiffel tower, Paris
*Smoking weed in Amsterdam
*Going over to Phi Phi Lay on a longboat during the 'perfect storm'
*Drinking Vodka with a group of locals in Singapore until 5am
*Taking a large bottle of Sangsom into the cinema in Bangkok & getting drunk for my friends birthday
*Walking around Hong Kong for 5 hours in the pissing rain trying to find a cheap hotel...impossible!
*Going up the alps, Switzerland
*Asian cup 2007 - Thailand v Iraq
*Stumbling into an immigrants rights protest in Valencia - Chilling out with the protesters, smoking weed and listening to the guitar until 5am
*Buying drinks for everyone in a bar in Prague. Cost me £4
*The Colosseum, Rome
*Vatican City
*Ice skating, Rome
*Free drink all night in RCA, Bangkok!
*Bambu, Perth
*Drunkenly getting my eyebrow pierced, Sydney
*Sledging without a sledge, Tallinn
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*Getting locked out of my apartment all night, Koh Phi Phi
*Tiananmen Square, Beijing
*Drinking Guinness sat on top of a wardrobe for 4Hrs, Dublin
*The 1940s style cafe, Amsterdam
*Trying to explain to a Chinese girl that her cat had crapped on my bed!
*Random Filipina - "Can I borrow your boyfriend for a while?"
*Getting lost in the grounds of Angkor Wat
*Derelict bank/Snipertower/Battleground/Frontline, Mostar, Bosnia
*Fending off a very angry taxi driver who tried to rip me off in Bangkok
*Saigon motorbike taxi pub crawl 2008
*Waking up on a flight from London to Bangkok hungover and minus one friend!!
*Drunken 7 Hour stopover in Kuala Lumpur (R.I.P JT...)
*Heart of Darkness, Phnom Penh - WTF!
*Loboc river cruise, Bohol
*Being harassed by 2 ladyboys in Cebu...for 6 hours!
*Staying up until 5am chatting around the bonfire in Vang Vieng
*Bamboo rafting down a river in Chiang Mai
*Sleeping rough on the streets of Stockholm/Krakow/Vienna/Tokyo
*The ex-prison hostel in Stockholm. Flat Hostel in Bucharest
*Auschwitz/Weiliczka salt mine, Krakow
*Bran castle
*Camping in Ibiza for a week
*The transport nightmare, Europe 2008
*Seeing a chicken cross the road, Kavos
*Nearly crashing a moped into a tree in Koh Phangan
*FMP x 2, Koh Phangan
*Getting a chariot ride, Valencia
*Watching a kid try to ride a bike down a river, Vang Vieng
*Getting my head blown off, Vang Vieng
*'Semi-Legal' Rooftop Party, Seoul
*Mugged, Hue
*Beach & Pool Party - Hoi An
*2 hours of free drink every day, Sihanoukville!
*Tokyo 7.1 earthquake
*Getting chased by a crazy old umbrella lady at Shibuya crossing, finding the best sake bar, and getting all our drinks paid for, Tokyo
*Hanabi/Samba festivals, Tokyo
*5 days of getting smashed in Manila...without going home.
*Sydney-Melbourne road trip
*Sydney boat ride
*Witnessing an Exorcism, Manila
*Riga Pub Crawl
*Working in Oia, Santorini for 3 months
*Watching 'Underbelly' being filmed, Sydney
spocklogic says:
You're welcome, Wayne, and hope you had a great Bday!
Posted on: Jul 18, 2017
spocklogic says:
HBD!
Posted on: Jul 17, 2017
williamsworld says:
Hey buddy, Here in Edinburgh for a few more days. Give me a hollar and let's try and meet up.
Cheers, Britt
Posted on: May 28, 2017
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