I I love to travel! I have been to almost 40 countries and have only returned to the same place a few times. 5 years ago a close friend was getting married in Alaska and I took a two-week trip up there to explore and experience it. I have been up there to visit three … Continue reading Traveling to Alaska!
Dollar beers, tea leaf salads, pub crawls, sunrises, sunsets, overnight busses, trains, planes, motorbikes, heavy rains, seafood, street food, funny hats, fresh beer, cooking classes, terrible tours, snorkeling, scuba diving, tuk tuks, boats, late nights, roof top bars, customs, visas, travelers you meet in one country and you see again in another, party hostels, markets, … Continue reading New Book is Coming Out in May
A Very Unique Lanna Experience!!! Traveling to Chiang Mai, I wanted to do two main things: to do a cooking class and see the elephants. The stacks of flyers for both at the hostels were overwhelming, to say the least. I grew up cooking and I still cook a lot so I wanted something as … Continue reading TakeMeTour, Leave as Family
Hanoi, Hoi An and Da Nang It feels strange to write a blog post back home, after my trip has ended. But I want to fill in the legs of our trip I haven’t written about yet, in Northern and Central Vietnam and later the Thai islands Koh Lanta and Koh Phi Phi. And mostly, … Continue reading Dammmmmn Da Nang (Hanoi and Hoi An)
First Two Days in Bali Photos and story by Daniel Dreifuss After my long layover in Hong Kong, I was excited to finally get to Bali. I boarded the four-hour flight from Hong Kong to Denpasar with ease, excitement and a feeling of relief that I was almost there. I enjoyed the movie Concussion on … Continue reading Scooters Rule
By Jessica Cooper There are 36 more days until I fly to Vietnam to join Daniel for our trip. Yes, I am literally counting them. I will be leaving then because I work as a therapist at a university mental health counseling center, and wanted to be there through the end of spring quarter. My plane ticket leaves … Continue reading 36 days