The Places We've Been


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Yangon, Myanmar

Yangon, Myanmar

Before arriving in Myanmar (formerly known as Burma) we really had no idea what to expect.  Not all that long ago it was an isolated country virtually closed to tourism.  We knew that it was in the middle of huge political changes but didn’t know what to expect from the people or infrastructure.  Looking back… Continue Reading

Our Day With The Elephants

Our Day With The Elephants

One of my favorite days in Thailand was the day we spent feeding, bathing, and just hanging out with the elephants at Elephant Nature Park near the northern city of Chiang Mai. Elephant Nature Park is a rescue and rehabilitation park that, according to our guide, is currently home to over 60 elephants. You won’t find elephant… Continue Reading

Hello Asia: First Stop Bangkok

Hello Asia: First Stop Bangkok

Yep, it’s been a while since we last posted a blog. We’ve been traveling our butts off in Asia since January – we’ve visited Thailand, Myanmar, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Hong Kong and we’re headed to Singapore for a few nights this weekend and then on to Indonesia. Needless to say we’ve got some serious catching up… Continue Reading

Uyuni Salt Flats Tour – Part 2

Uyuni Salt Flats Tour – Part 2

This is part 2 of our Uyuni Salt Flats tour post. If you haven’t read Part 1, click here to read it first. Day 2 Day 2 started early with a standard Bolivian breakfast of hard rolls, butter, jam, nescafé, and coca tea. After that we loaded up our gear and took off across the desert… Continue Reading