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I do not do proper planning or budgeting for this trip.
I did not save up nor did I do any proper budgeting or itinerary planning before leaving. I'm leaving in less than 12 hours and my bags aren't even packed. I don't even know which bag to bring with me. I have browsed the internet for recommendations and I have done a rough list of places that I want to visit, things things I wanna do and food I would love to try - that's absolutely normal. However, I hate touristy places and I have to keep in mind that I'm not traveling alone, so I cannot make decisions based on what I want alone. This brings me to point number two.
I have never spent more than an hour with any of the people traveling with me.
Initially, I asked Hafiz (as usual) to travel to Perth with me for my birthday and also to escape the SG50 crowd in our overpopulated country. However, he had a gut feeling that he would somehow be needed either by his family or the government for the national day weekend and boy, was he right. He is now away practicing with powder grenades and disengaging fake bombs as I'm typing this. In other words, reservist.
Plan B was for me to travel solo to Darwin and explore the Northern Territory on my own. However, the flight to Ayers Rock costed a bomb and I'm still such a
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It isn't much, but my main objective for the trip is to simply get away from the public holiday crowd and maybe celebrate my birthday while I'm there. Also, I believe that friends who travel together either make it or break it and I have had my fair share of good and bad travel experiences, so I'm excited to see how this trip goes. Hopefully well :)