Island hopping is arguably the best activity to do when in Krabi, Thailand. From Ao Nang Beach, there are a number of options to choose from. It can be hard to decide which island hopping route to pick. While in Krabi, you will undoubtedly see offers for trips to the "4 Islands" around Krabi and … Continue reading What to Expect: Krabi, Thailand- 4 Islands and Phi Phi Islands Tour
In the first season of the (hilarious) musical parody show Crazy Ex Girlfriend, there's a scene where the main character is so excited to have friends to invite to her party that she sings an overly peppy song with the simple lyrics, “I have friends, I definitely have friends!”. In the weeks leading up to … Continue reading Thailand Island Adventures: Phuket, Khao Sok and Krabi
It’s been a little over a year since Tim and I spent a week volunteering at the Elephant Nature Park in northern Thailand, but it’s a week we still think about often. Over the past year we’ve been thrilled to see several of our friends also visit the ENP, and whenever we’ve heard that friends … Continue reading What Elephants Taught Me About Travel
A co-worker of mine recently asked me what I thought about Thailand for a honeymoon destination, as an alternative to the typical American Caribbean vacation. I told him Thailand is one of my all-time favorite countries so OF COURSE I would recommend it for a honeymoon. Thailand will expose you to a new culture, new … Continue reading Thailand in Two Weeks
We were greeted by a rainbow over the Mekong River when we arrived to Chiang Khong. Laos is just across the river!
The White Temple, or Wat Rong Khun, in Chiang Rai
Our visit to the temple on the mountain overlooking Chiang Mai- Wat Phra That Doi Suthep. 1. 306 stairs to the top! 2. Stupa lit up at dusk. 3. Chanting monks inside the temple. 4. Gorgeous view of the city at night.
Wat Pho, home to largest reclining Buddha in Thailand!
Our visit to the Grand Palace in Bangkok! 1. Temple of the Emerald Buddha, or Wat Phra Keaw. 2. The temple’s stupa. 3. Tim and I in front of the stunning mosaics. 4. Close up on the glass mosaics. 5. The royal palace building itself.
Beautiful temples in Bangkok