Category Archives: Thailand

Observations, In Pictures [Thailand]

Some parting observations on Thailand, in pictures.  

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Big Elephants and Big Buddha [Thailand]

The day after returning from the island, we went on a day trip to Siam Safari.  A safari this wasn’t, but we expected as much when we booked it.  It felt very “Disney” in that we went from station to … Continue reading

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The Koh Phi Phi Islands [Thailand]

Kursten and I often joked that we didn’t sleep very much while on vacation. We went through a lot of trouble to be on the other side of the world, so why would we be asleep for it!? Ain’t nobody … Continue reading

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Kayaking in Phang Nga Bay [Thailand]

We arrived in Thailand at 2 AM. After 30+ hours of traveling and some massive flight delays, we were hoping that our driver hadn’t given up on us. As we crossed the threshold into Phuket, a crowd of taxi drivers … Continue reading

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The Logistics of It All [Thailand/Cambodia/Vietnam]

They say that if you come back from travel well rested and relaxed, you did it wrong. I returned from 2.5 weeks in SE Asia exhausted and jet lagged, yet immensely content–so I’d say that say I did something very … Continue reading

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The Next Six Weeks

Peculiar things, these opportunities.  Sometimes they fall out of the sky and slap you in the face, begging you to notice them.  On the other side of the spectrum, they ask you get off your lazy butt and create them … Continue reading

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Thailand/Cambodia/Vietnam Itinerary [Conversations with Strangers]

Since the decision to go to Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam, getting my arms around a basic itinerary was difficult.  Traveling abroad, especially to the Indochina region, was different than planning the trip to Philly to visit my brother.  In other … Continue reading

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