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Aug 31st, 2010, 07:22 PM
Christchurch, New Zealand.

Next time, if there is a next time, I'll have to go further south.

Aug 31st, 2010, 11:29 PM
Varanasi, India 1972. (Bus from Leeds was full so had to stand all the way.):eek:


Sep 1st, 2010, 02:42 AM

Sep 1st, 2010, 04:08 AM
I've had a few 'round the world' tickets... so I guess the furthest from home would be everywhere!

Sep 1st, 2010, 11:49 AM
Well, you can either look at it as NZ is home and the furthest is the East Coast of Maine or NY is home and Queenstown NZ is the furthest

Sep 3rd, 2010, 10:02 PM
Somewhat off-topic, but there has been an earthquake early Saturday morning NZ time, on the South Island, about 30 km west of Christchurch:


Sep 4th, 2010, 05:40 AM
^ The sad this is I first heard about this from my family and friends in NY asking if I was ok... I really should check the news once in a while.

Such a shame. Luckily there doesn't seem to be many serious injuries and no deaths.

Sep 4th, 2010, 07:35 AM
I heard about that today and ur the first person i thought of. glad ur okay. :) xoxox

Sep 4th, 2010, 01:03 PM
^ Aw shucks thanks. Was there a second person? :P

Sep 5th, 2010, 04:30 AM
haha well i do know some people that live there. not very well but some. :)

Oct 19th, 2010, 09:32 PM
Rajasthan, India.

Oct 19th, 2010, 09:42 PM
Moab, Utah. Arches National Park is amazing.

Oct 19th, 2010, 10:27 PM
Victoria, Australia

Dec 1st, 2011, 06:23 AM
I realize that it is not eco-friendly, which makes me sad... BUT I've been across the International Dateline AND the Prime Meridian. I'm proud to be a world traveler. I wish it could be in a greener way.

Dec 1st, 2011, 11:38 AM
Berwick upon tweed.

I've never left the UK. We didn't have the money when we were kids, then through Uni I didn't get a grant and decided debt was a foolish idea just to travel. Once married I also didn't have much money, and once we were off the bread line we had survived so long without travel it didn't seem worth it.

Dec 1st, 2011, 12:22 PM
I've never left the UK.
Same here, furthest I think is either Wales or the Isle of Man.

Dec 1st, 2011, 12:39 PM
Rajasthan, India.

Snap. One of the best parts of India IMO.

Jan 1st, 2012, 03:52 PM
El Calafate, Argentina.

Jan 1st, 2012, 04:37 PM
casper, wyoming.

i long to go back to america. saving up to spend my 21st birthday in new england!

Apr 13th, 2012, 08:27 PM
I had to do a latitude longitude check to get this right, but Cyprus it is.

Apr 18th, 2012, 03:01 AM
Paris or Oslo, whichever is further. Although, you could technically call Norway my 'home' and California was simply the place I was raised.

Apr 18th, 2012, 10:29 AM
Tokyo, or Tennesse, I'm not sure which one's further away from Ireland!

Apr 21st, 2012, 03:56 PM
Seoul, South Korea or Beijing, China. They are both on the exact opposite side of the planet from me, and man were those some painful flights!

Apr 22nd, 2012, 11:49 AM
My first time overseas was on a cruise at the beginning of the year. Flew from Melbourne up to Sydney first, a day later we headed off to Vanuatu and New Caledonia. Was very awesome and really cool! Definitely would do it again, perhaps to different ports though.

Apr 22nd, 2012, 01:19 PM
I live a sheltered life. I have seen all of seven states in the U.S. and traveled to Canada a few times, up to Kenora and stayed in a cabin on Lake of the Woods a few times. I have never been oversees but I dream of visiting the UK! I'm just too poor right now and getting worse with student loans. :(