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Thailand

Bangkok + Chiang Mai + Pai + Chiang Rai + Krabi + Ao Nang + Tonsai + Railay + Koh Lanta + Koh Jum + Koh Samui + Koh Tao
koh jum island, thailand

oh what an adventure koh jum was!

it all started when we made the decision to explore one of the lesser traveled thai islands. there are so many islands and we have the…

deep water solo climbing tonsai

deep water solo climbing.

while waiting in line for a kebab & fruit shake right in railay, a fellow american spotted our Osprey packs and struck up a…

funny signs in asia

only because you asked.

  we will not stand on the toilet seat. we will not shave our legs with a machete. we will not use a broom/light…

ao nang krabi thailand

being tourists in ao nang, thailand.

with very little research, we booked our one-way ticket from india to krabi, thailand. it was that or puhket, which we haven’t heard anything…

oysters thailand

taking on asia’s giant oysters.

danny really wanted a good seafood dinner while we were in the thai islands. so once he discovered a place of his liking, we…

snorkeling in thailand

under the sea in krabi.

we were looking for some good snorkeling outside of ao nang and asked for tips from a local dude on a long tail boat….

thailand polaroid

thailand, we heart you.

{freedom beach on koh tao island} after three weeks of R&R on the beaches of thailand and a total of six weeks in this…

tonsai thailand

going thai-dye in tonsai.

after a week at dawn of happiness, our next beach stop was tonsai, and it was one of our favorite stops in southern thailand. tonsai…

Laos

Mekong River Cruise + Luang Prabang + Vang Vieng + Vientiane

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Cambodia

Siem Reap + Battambang + Phnom Penh
cambodia

understanding cambodia’s history.

i’m not going to pretend we knew anything about cambodia’s politics or history before it was added to our travel itinerary. but once our…

angkor wat siem reap cambodia

pedaling through angkor wat.

arguably the heart of cambodia is angkor archaeological park, 400 square-kilometers (250 sq. miles) of forested area featuring hundreds of remaining hindu and buddhist…

cambodia food & drink

cambodian food + drink.

at home our mouth’s water for this cambodian restaurant, so we were super pumped to get our fill of authentic cambodian fare. sadly, the only thing…

cambodia travel

thailand, you’ve got competition.

from the minute mr. bean the tuk tuk driver picked us up at the airport, we’ve been continually blown away by cambodia. for starters,…

Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City + Dalat + Hoi An + Hanoi + Halong Bay + Sapa
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reservation for two stools, please.

one of the very first things you’ll notice in vietnam is that everyone dines on the sidewalk on miniature stools. tiny little plastic or wooden stools…

things to do in dalat, vietnam

doing & seeing in dalat, vietnam.

click to enlarge. for visuals: we took a bus from Phnom Penh, Cambodia —> Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam —> Dalat, Vietnam the “town…

futa bus ride vietnam

the effing futa bus.

when leaving the pine tree covered mountain town of dalat, vietnam we had three choices of transportation to our next destination: a. 1.5 hour…

gondola in dalat, vietnam

flying through the trees in dalat.

knowing we only had the morning time to explore dalat (before the rain would come), our second day there we were up bright and…

escape bar dalat vietnam

live music in dalat, vietnam.

our first night in dalat we grabbed an umbrella and set off for a comfort food meal. we found V’s Cafe and sat down…

Bali

Seminyak + Uluwatu + Ubud