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One of our best trips ever

Postby Scott P » Wed Jan 12, 2011 7:37 am

I finally finished our trip report for the Malaysia-Indonesia trip last month:

http://www.summitpost.org/mountains-jungles-orangutans-wild-caves-raging-rivers-and-erupting-volcanoes/691015

It was a great trip complete with monkeys, orangutans, climbing mountains, caving, river rafting with some volcanic eruptions thrown in for good measure.
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Re: One of our best trips ever

Postby Alby426 » Wed Jan 12, 2011 8:01 am

Fantastic pictures. That looks like it was quite a trip. =D>
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Re: One of our best trips ever

Postby JoeyJ » Wed Jan 12, 2011 8:12 am

Wow Scott! The eruption and lava pics are incredible!! Fantastic trip- you sure know how to do adventure vacations :)
Weren't you on a mountain a few years ago in S America or somewhere- and you had to leave early and get off the peak quick from another eruption?
Very nice pics!
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Re: One of our best trips ever

Postby shaun » Wed Jan 12, 2011 8:36 am

Love it!! Awesome trip!

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Re: One of our best trips ever

Postby SuperPolok » Wed Jan 12, 2011 8:42 am

Your kids are incredibly lucky to have parents that take them on trips like this. Memories for a lifetime. By the way, you interested in another son? I'd even mow the lawn without complaining :)

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Re: One of our best trips ever

Postby Scott P » Wed Jan 12, 2011 8:35 pm

Weren't you on a mountain a few years ago in S America or somewhere- and you had to leave early and get off the peak quick from another eruption?


Yes; back when my son was five:

http://www.summitpost.org/father-and-son-adventures-in-peru/378565

This time, on Krakatau we had planned to see the volcano and from a safe distance. The eruption in 2007 wasn't planned.
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Re: One of our best trips ever

Postby gsliva » Thu Jan 13, 2011 8:03 am

Scott: Great report and how many eruptions are planned? Just poking fun at you. Your family is lucky to have you as their son, father, and husband. Stay safe.
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Re: One of our best trips ever

Postby Scott P » Thu Jan 13, 2011 8:33 pm

Great report and how many eruptions are planned?


Thanks.

I wish we had more time to see more things when we were down there.
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Re: One of our best trips ever

Postby Aggie_05 » Fri Jan 14, 2011 9:12 am

Nice man, my wife and I were in Singapore, Malaysia, and Thailand Dec 8-30, almost identical dates...

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