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An Unexpected Adventure in Phuket

We ended up in Phuket during the worst possible time; a whole week of pouring rain, storms and flooding over southern Thailand, and since we had come to spend a week there before catching a flight back to Europe there was no point in leaving. I felt sorry for all the people who had saved up […]

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Epic Japan Bike Adventure: Some Assembly Required

I’ve always liked bicycles. You can find them all over the world, and though there might be a few differences, the riding them is familiar in a comfortable, second-nature way. Plus, they’re a great way to see places a bit faster than walking, and they offer a good compromise between speed and green sustainability. So […]

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Things To Do In Chiang Mai Thailand

Things To Do In Chiang Mai Thailand

Chiang Mai is for many people the ideal place to settle down. It has the comfortable 20-30 degree temperatures, cheap and modern accommodation …

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Ayutthaya VS Sukhothai – Which Ancient Thai City Is Better?

We have noticed in the online forums that many people traveling through Thailand are wondering which city offers the best overall experience: Ayutthaya or Sukhothai? …

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Understanding Thai Food Culture – What I’ve Learnt

Thai food is one of the most internationally spread cuisines, and is often considered a favorite. Having spent some time in Thailand, I’ve noticed that they have a …

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Winter in the Japanese Alps – Frosty Photo Essay

The inviting subtropical climate of Kyushu Island was driving me crazy! With hot summers and mild winters, I needed to escape this “paradise”. I grew up in frosty Maine, USA! We’re talking a place where November to April freezes your bones and makes even the toughest woodsman don an extra layer of flannel. After some […]

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Tuol Sleng Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Tuol Sleng Phnom Penh – Angkor Wat Siem Reap, Cambodia

After our up and down trip through Laos – we headed down to Cambodia and to the capital of Phnom Penh. Cambodia has had a really dark and painful recent history, so while in Phnom Penh we decided to visit Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum. Tuol Sleng …

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Colons Cleaned Out in Chiang Mai Thailand

We Got Our Colons Cleaned Out in Chiang Mai Thailand

When entering the fancy glass doors into a “Health and Beauty Clinic” in Chiang Mai, we were welcomed with a glass of ice cold water and asked to sit down and discuss the treatment. It really was an absurd situation, to be talking with two young, good looking women …

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Laos As We Travel Video Adventure

Laos As We Travel Video Adventure

Laos was a crazy few weeks – we explored some amazing ethnic villages up in Luang Nam Tha – held on for dear life during over 30 hours of crazy bus trips up and down the steep mountains in northern Laos. BUT worst of all was the fact that we lost over 400 gig and 2 months worth of […]

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Cooking and Deserts Video Chiang Mai Thailand

After spending a few days traveling through Lopburi to Sukhothai – we decided to head north and spend a few weeks resting and relaxing in Chiang Mai. Sofia has never really been the best cook :p – so I decided to sign her up for an authentic thai cooking course – watch …

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