#102 – Is Milford Sound going down the Toilet?

In this trending travelling topics episode, I discuss

  • Why Backpacker favourite Milford Sound has become number 2 in some visitor’s opinions
  • There’s developments on the Backpacker Tax and farm work fronts
  • How Elon Musk plans to help us travel anywhere in the world in less than an hour for the price of a standard air fare

Available on iTunes, rjkworldtour.com or Podcast Addict

 

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#101 – Surfing in Sri Lanka

Cage Warriors MMA fighter Josh Hudson joins me to discuss his time surfing in Sri Lanka. We talk, Columbo, wild cross country journeys, the best spots to surf around Arugam Bay, the night life, surfing around the world and much more. As usual, available on iTunes, through the website or podcast addict for android users

 

#100 – Around the World in 80 Throws

2 time Commonwealth Judo Champion and Jiu Jitsu Black Belt Craig Ewers joins me to discuss how Martial Arts have taken him all over the world though training and competing. Craig shares many tales from Japan, Russia, Brazil and the USA. Hear about a humbling experience in a remote Japanese town, sharing a room with a Chechen rebel, why Georgian Food should be on everyone’s bucket list, tutelage from the very same coach of one Ronda Rousey, and much, much more

#99 – The Selfie that could land you in Jail

Hayley joins me to discuss:

  • Why taking a Beer Selfie in Thailand could put you in prison
  • A Backpacker Hostel in New Zealand that has taken extreme measures to improve the behavior of it’s guests
  • And a potential Nudist Beach on the horizon in Saudi Arabia

#98 – Latvia & Lithuania

Phil Taffley returns to the show to talk about a recent trip to the unheralded Latvia and Lithuania

#97 – Begpackers and Buses

The Kid is Back!!! This week I discuss

  • A recent video demonstrating some poor customer service on a Vietnamese tourist bus
  • Thailand’s revolt against Begpackers
  • Why people immediately stand up once plane has landed and the unfasten seatbelt light has come on, when they are in a window seat in row 30

#96 – Return to London

I recall my 1st trip back to London since my night at London Bridge during the unfortunate terrorist attacks. The weekend was very much travel and podcast related. I also cover some of the latest news coming out of the travel and backpacking world.