Finally, after so many delays we arrived in Cusco, Peru on February 11th. Cusco, a city in the Peruvian Andes, was […]
La Vida Loca! (Update from Cuzco, Peru)
As I write this I am sitting on the patio of the Intro Hostel in Cuzco, Peru. It has been […]
Our travel to Saigon from Bangkok went smoothly. The walk from our friends condo at Waterford Rama IV to the Phra […]
Midnight Train to Hoi An, Vietnam
I had booked a soft sleeper for us. A traveling compartment with four berths. I had hoped for lower berths but the train was full and we were stuck with two upper berths. We were sharing our compartment with a young couple traveling with their eighteen-month old baby. This young mother was also nine-months pregnant! As the train began its trek to Danang, picking up speed, we began to wonder if her pregnancy would withstand the shaking, rattling, bumping, lurching motions for a few moments, much less the sixteen hours ahead of us.
Chiang Mai, The King, and I!
Our journey from Bangkok to Chiang Mai went smoothly and we arrived easily at our homestay “Baan Song Jum”. Finding […]
One of the most picturesque festivals in Bangkok is the evening of Loy Krathong, when people gather around lakes, rivers […]
Friends in Kaohsiung, Taiwan
After the our visit to the Tuntex Sky Tower we head off to visit one of Kaohsiung, Taiwan’s famous night markets. As we began to fight the crowd to enter the market we came across this man selling some very unique nuts.