The places we’ve been…. a collection of posts that have been floating round the blog with no proper home. So welcome to our travel blog.
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I love coffee and I carry my own coffee making equipment with me when backpacking, (yes really I do), but ...Read More
Just got back from a month in Sri Lanka which was very wet and very beautiful. There was a lot of exotic, ...Read More
The original post was written quickly to warn fellow backpackers not to head to Bangkok to apply for an Indian ...Read More
We are now in Thailand. We had planned to mooch round the Thousand Islands in Laos but I have a ...Read More
.....is hard. Here's an update. So far we are totally about 4o items that contain some plastic and 4 plastic ...Read More
We have done the plastic free home and nailed backpacking plastic-free - it’s time for a new challenge. How about ...Read More
Every bus we traveled on in Iran dished out snacks. The better the bus the more snacks you are given ...Read More
Crossing land borders in South East Asia has been unusually stressful this trip thanks to the big bag of white ...Read More
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WHY CUT PLASTIC
About 100 million tons of plastic are produced each year and much of it is used to make one-use, disposable items.
Because plastic doesn't biodegrade these items, though only used for moments can last for decades, centuries, possibly forever. We are creating ever lasting rubbish in unsustainable amounts. It is polluting the environment, maiming even killing animals, poisoning fish and may be poisoning us.