Having traveled in some Asian countries one of our highlights so far was taking the train in Sri Lanka. For people who do not travel regularly with it, it is far more than a cheap option to travel from one place to the other but it is joining Sri Lanka’s society. Besides trying all varieties of fresh fruit and deep-fried snacks you have a stunning view on Sri Lanka’s coastline or its even more impressive highlands. First, we were unsure whether the train is the best way of transport for us, as we have heard many stories of overcrowded trains and insecure journeys. In our case, we did not experience anything similar.
The following article is written by Andre. He and his girlfriend quit their jobs in order to follow their dream – to travel the world. We met Andre in a Facebook group for backpackers and other travellers. In this article both will share experiences they made while earning money for the rest of their travel. Farm work in Queensland – here we go!