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Re: Advice re next holiday

Postby Wedgie » Wed Dec 19, 2018 10:48 am

Don't think heat or humidity will be an issue, only up around Cairns for three days, if I'm out of the pool or ocean Ill be in a bar making use of my drinks inclusive package!
After being in Pattaya one June nothing in Australia will ever worry me!
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Re: Advice re next holiday

Postby Booney » Wed Dec 19, 2018 10:51 am

Bum Crack wrote:
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Dutchy wrote:Not a great time to be doing Nth Qld, but if you are in a/c room most of the trip should be OK!


Disagree, immerse yourself in it. ;)

Immerse yourself into the feeling of nausea due to the extreme heat and humidity whilst sweating your balls off 24/7 ultimately leading to nappy rash after the first 8 hours of your trip. **** that!!!!!!!


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Re: Advice re next holiday

Postby Booney » Wed Dec 19, 2018 10:52 am

Wedgie wrote:Don't think heat or humidity will be an issue, only up around Cairns for three days, if I'm out of the pool or ocean Ill be in a bar making use of my drinks inclusive package!
After being in Pattaya one June nothing in Australia will ever worry me!


Cairns in January can be pretty brutal, it's as close to a Thai climate as you'll get. We were there in January '17 and it was harsh, but, as I said, I'm happy to throw myself into it, why not, only live once!
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Re: Advice re next holiday

Postby Bum Crack » Wed Dec 19, 2018 11:35 am

Booney wrote:
Bum Crack wrote:
Booney wrote:
Dutchy wrote:Not a great time to be doing Nth Qld, but if you are in a/c room most of the trip should be OK!


Disagree, immerse yourself in it. ;)

Immerse yourself into the feeling of nausea due to the extreme heat and humidity whilst sweating your balls off 24/7 ultimately leading to nappy rash after the first 8 hours of your trip. **** that!!!!!!!


:lol:

In Thailand :

Me "I'm going for a piss"

Mate "Yeah, I'm just going to wipe my sweaty arse"

:lol:

I can't handle humidity. I struggle big time. Makes me feel ill. We are going to Palm Cove in April but apparently that's a pretty nice time to go (well i bloody hope it is)
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Re: Advice re next holiday

Postby Booney » Wed Dec 19, 2018 11:42 am

Bum Crack wrote:I can't handle humidity. I struggle big time. Makes me feel ill. We are going to Palm Cove in April but apparently that's a pretty nice time to go (well i bloody hope it is)


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Re: Advice re next holiday

Postby heater31 » Wed Dec 19, 2018 11:47 am

Booney wrote:
Bum Crack wrote:I can't handle humidity. I struggle big time. Makes me feel ill. We are going to Palm Cove in April but apparently that's a pretty nice time to go (well i bloody hope it is)


Tiger prawns in garlic at Lime and Pepper. :-BD
**** the prawns.....just show up for the scenery [emoji6]
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Re: Advice re next holiday

Postby Footy Chick » Fri Dec 28, 2018 3:00 pm

Booney wrote:
Bum Crack wrote:I can't handle humidity. I struggle big time. Makes me feel ill. We are going to Palm Cove in April but apparently that's a pretty nice time to go (well i bloody hope it is)


Tiger prawns in garlic at Lime and Pepper. :-BD


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Re: Advice re next holiday

Postby Bum Crack » Mon Jan 07, 2019 8:40 am

Heading to China in May and saw last night a pic of a shit house over there and it's one of those one's you need to squat. Surely they're not all like that are they?
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Re: Advice re next holiday

Postby Jim05 » Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:26 am

Bum Crack wrote:Heading to China in May and saw last night a pic of a shit house over there and it's one of those one's you need to squat. Surely they're not all like that are they?

No.
Hotels will be “normal” and plenty of public toilets in the major tourist areas and big cities will have both types of stalls.
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Re: Advice re next holiday

Postby Booney » Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:32 am

Jim05 wrote:
Bum Crack wrote:Heading to China in May and saw last night a pic of a shit house over there and it's one of those one's you need to squat. Surely they're not all like that are they?

No.
Hotels will be “normal” and plenty of public toilets in the major tourist areas and big cities will have both types of stalls.


Jim lies, they are all pits mate, get limbering up! :lol:
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Advice re next holiday

Postby Jim05 » Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:38 am

Booney wrote:
Jim05 wrote:
Bum Crack wrote:Heading to China in May and saw last night a pic of a shit house over there and it's one of those one's you need to squat. Surely they're not all like that are they?

No.
Hotels will be “normal” and plenty of public toilets in the major tourist areas and big cities will have both types of stalls.


Jim lies, they are all pits mate, get limbering up! :lol:

Well they do have foot holes to help you [emoji23]
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Re: Advice re next holiday

Postby Wedgie » Mon Jan 21, 2019 11:32 am

Nice to be back on solid land today after a couple of days at sea.
Think I've already made up my mind that cruises aren't for me, being on the water doesn't worry me, in fact I love that aspect.
The whole cruise thing just isn't my scene, too regimented. Still got 5 days to change my mind though.
Would much prefer being in Thailand at this stage.
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Re: Advice re next holiday

Postby Booney » Mon Jan 21, 2019 12:07 pm

Mrs Boon wafted a 17 night Adelaide > New Zealand > Adelaide cruise under my nose last night, not sure 17 nights is the way to break the duck!
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Re: Advice re next holiday

Postby Wedgie » Mon Jan 21, 2019 12:21 pm

Booney wrote:Mrs Boon wafted a 17 night Adelaide > New Zealand > Adelaide cruise under my nose last night, not sure 17 nights is the way to break the duck!

Yeah, I'm struggling after 2 days.
Tempted to stay in the Whitsundays and fly back to Brissy! :lol:
Only thing stopping me is the inclusive food and drinks that would go to waste.
Mind you, the drinks package is limited to 15 drinks a day, I always hit the limit but luckily have three others that don't so I can scum off them. ;)
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