As we have entered into 2016, we thought we would throw it back to the good ol’ 2004 days when you would fill out these ‘notes’ either on your Bebo or Myspace (remember the days before Facebook?) Here is what we have got up to in 2015 and some little spoilers for 2016 !Give it a go and leave your version in our comments below!
1: What did you do in 2015 that you’d never done before? The whole crew headed to Cambodia – a first for Harry, Dave and Jacky!
2: Did you keep your new year’s resolutions, and will you make more for next year? No, we all agreed to get into shape…it’ll be on the 2016 list!
3: Did anyone close to you give birth? Yes! Our dear, dear friends Charlotte and Jack gave birth to a beautiful baby boy!
4. Did anyone get engaged? YES! We had Mike & Eliza, Myke & Chris and Dan & Tadi!! We were fortunate enough to be part of all three engagements – Congratulations guys!
5: What countries did you visit? Between us all: England, Thailand, Cambodia, Bali, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Canada, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Australia, California, India, Belgium, France, Germany, Switzerland and Spain
7: What dates from 2013 will remain etched upon your memory, and why? 5th May! The day we launched our Thai-Khmer tour!
8: What was your biggest achievement of the year? Being able to raise a heap of money for BallBoys.org, Festive Cheer for Homeless London and PACS (Phangan Animal Care)
9: What was your biggest failure? Running out of money
10: Did you suffer illness or injury? No, thank god everyone is all well and good
11: What was the best thing you bought? TRUDY, the Tru-Mobil!
12: Whose behaviour merited celebration? Harry on being #1 Tour Guide in the world for pretty much the whole year!
13: Whose behaviour made you appalled? No ones ;)
14: Where did most of your money go? On travel
16: What song will always remind you of 2015? Cheerleader – OMI
17: Compared to this time last year, are you: (a) happier or sadder? Happier (b) thinner or fatter? Fatter © richer or poorer? richer
18: What do you wish you’d done more of? Travel…. ALL DAY ERRRY’DAY
19: What do you wish you’d done less of? I think we can all say…drink less! haha
20: How did you spend Christmas? Well we all spent it in a different way! Matt celebrated Christmas with his family in Canada, Luke and Holly in Phnom Pehn, Harry & Amy in England then the rest of theh crew partied it up
21: Did you fall in love in 2015? With every single TruTraveller...YES!
22: What was your favourite TV program? Group vote: Narcos/American Horror Story
23: Do you hate anyone now that you didn’t hate this time last year? No, love not hate!
24: What was the best book you read? Shantaram for the 100000th time
25: What was your greatest musical discovery? Mike Love – Permanent Holiday
26: What did you want and get? Another Puppy! Lovely Truly
27: What did you want and not get? We wanted goats but it’s just not possible
28: What was your favourite film of this year? Straight outta Compton
29: What one thing made your year immeasurably more satisfying? Having Matt, Harry. Dave, Amy and Natalie join the team!
30: How would you describe your personal fashion concept in 2015? lazy/Boho chic hahaha
31: What kept you sane? All of our TruTravellers
32: Which celebrity/public figure did you fancy the most? We don’t have much time to keep up but we will forever love Leonardo Dicaprio!
33: What political issue stirred you the most? Donald Trump running for President
34: Who did you miss? All of the TruTraveller from 2014!! COME BACK
35: Tell us a valuable life lesson you learned in 2015 Save money!
36: Quote a song lyric that sums up your year – ‘I woke up like this – flawless’