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Sumatra is the largest of Indonesia’s 17,508 islands and it was the first island that I would visit during the trip in November 2018. The island has several active volcanos and was once populated by dense rainforests. The areas that were once dense rain forests are now populated with deforested fields and palm oil plantations. The road to Gunung Leuser seems like a never ending stretch up money driven devastation.  The remaining… Read More

63,000 miles of coast line stretching between fjords and inlets, borders with Denmark, Russia, Sweden and Finland, Norway is one of the largest countries in north west Europe. This means there are lots of potential free activities in Norway! Norway is known for its majestic coastline, polar nights, midnight sun and northern lights. In addition to these spectacular traits, Norway is also renowned as being one of Europe’s most expensive countries. This… Read More