Though we were sad to leave our new friends in Laos, we were happy to be returning to a land of better food. From our short time there, Laos hadn’t turned out to be our favourite country in the end, so we chose to hop back to Thailand and check out the north. We spent […]Read More Chowing Down in Chiang Rai and Chiang Mai
Every so often in our travels it’s the place we stay at – and invariably the people we meet there – that end up having the bigger impact on our impression of a city/village/island than the scenery itself or the activities that we do. In the case of our four days in the small fishing […]Read More A special time in Salak Phet
After Bangkok, Jesse decided that it would be best to start heading counter-clockwise through South East Asia and staying south for now in order to take advantage of the (relatively) cooler weather we are having in the “winter” months of the year. So we headed south east towards the Thai island of Koh Chang to […]Read More Chillaxin’ on the beach in Koh Chang
So we’d heard a thing or two about Bangkok’s reputation for being a real mecca for street food…which, for those who know us well, meant it was finally time for us to make the pilgrimage here. And so we came with empty stomachs …and boy did we eat :D Jesse and I often talk excitedly […]Read More Bangkok Street Food, Yes We Can!
A 12 hour time difference coupled with months of poor sleeping habits (mostly Jesse) can really throw you for a loop. The result for us when we arrived in Bangkok were some really early morning wake up calls, followed by afternoon naps that unexpectedly turned into 12-14 hour sleeps till the next day. Luckily we […]Read More getting over our jet lag in Bangkok…