Arimo travels

A 25-year-old Finnish man on a 2-year trip around the world. Travel tips, insights and bad jokes.

Category: Destinations (page 1 of 7)

Travel journal entries and other posts about my travel destinations.

Gleanings for the Hungry – My First Workaway Experience

While in California, I spent over two weeks volunteering for a Christian missionary called Gleanings for the Hungry. Had I known volunteering via Workaway could be so much fun, I would have done it a lot sooner.

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How to Prepare for Container Ship Travel?

Are you planning to book a passage on a cargo ship? This guide tells you how to prepare for container ship travel.

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Crossing the Pacific – My Cargo Ship Travel Experience

What is it like to be a passenger on a cargo vessel? Here’s all you need to know about cargo ship travel across the Pacific Ocean.

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How One German Word Stopped Me from Flying to New Zealand

I’m planning to cross the Pacific on a cargo ship from New Zealand to California. However, that plan nearly fell apart when one German word blocked my entry to New Zealand.

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Hiking in Tonga (‘Eua Island)

If you want to do some hiking in Tonga, ‘Eua is your island of choice. The island of ‘Eua offers several beautiful opportunities for day hikes.

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Resort Life in Fiji

What have I been doing recently? After one year of traveling the world, I decided to slow down and enjoy resort life in Fiji for a while.

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My First Impressions of Australia

What does Australia look like through foreign eyes? I spent six weeks in the country during my trip around the world. Here are my first impressions of Australia.

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Uluru – My New Favourite Destination in the World

Uluru (Ayers Rock) might be far away from anything, but it’s still worth the long journey.

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1-Day Great Ocean Road Self-Drive from Melbourne

Planning to self-drive from Melbourne to the Great Ocean Road without a tour? This guide tells you how to make a 1-day Great Ocean Road self-drive from Melbourne to the Twelve Apostles and back.

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365 Days on the Road – My Journey So Far

On May 15th 2016, I left Finland for a 2-year trip around the world. Here’s a summary of all that’s happened on my first 365 days on the road.

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