Dave Holcroft Travel Articles

 
Hitchhiking Kiwi Style from Rotorua to the Bay of Islands – New Zealand
Hard up for cash, Dave Holcroft decides to hitch a lift (a few lifts) from Rotorua to Pahia with several interesting Kiwi characters.
The Bangkok Gem Shock – Bangkok, Thailand
Dave Holcroft relives his gem scam experience in the hope that no other backpacker makes the same mistake, plus it is an interesting tale.
The Paraguayan Border Jigsaw – Ciudad Del Este, Paraguay
The Paraguayan Border Jigsaw – Ciudad Del Este, Paraguay home_feb11_para.jpgDave Holcroft escapes
Of All the Places to Break Down – Denham, Western Australia, Australia
Of All the Places to Break Down – Denham, Western Australia, Australia home_jan21_breakdown.jpgA short tale
True Peru – Peru
True Peru – Peru Dave Holcroft reflects on a six week jaunt to a diverse nation full of geographical, gastronomical and entrepreneurial surprises!