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a short weekend in yangshuo (& another li river boat cruise) ~ the third time's a charm :-)

Friday, May 29: This weekend, only one of two times that I have traveled with a friend in China, I go to Yangshuo with my friend, Erica.   1,113 more words


Traveling from Thailand to Laos Overland

Considering from my most recent post, this must really come as a surprise.

Before any misconception is made, I am making myself clear on all fronts. 901 more words


Cruising the Karsts Around Cat Ba, Vietnam

We’re going to switch the blog back to talking about some of our other travels on our round-the-world trip, but are hearts are still with Nepal.  2,444 more words


Ao Phang Nga, Wow Phang Nga!

What a cool place, but James Bond found it first!

City on the water- floating Muslim fishing village

Lots of tourists from phuket.


James bond island… 187 more words

exploring the fringes of the stone forest {part 2}

Friday, February 13:  After Alex and I emerge from the dense inside of the Major Stone Forest Scenic Area, we head to the perimeter road to retrace our minibus ride on foot.   1,306 more words


Back on the mainland....Krabi & Railay Beach, Thailand

The island of Koh Tao was a bit too touristy for our liking, so we hopped on a catamaran ferry and headed back to the mainland for some peace. 404 more words


Vientiane, Luang Prabang, Nong Khiaw, Muang Noi and Luang Nam Tha aka the end of Laos

The second half of our Laos adventure was much less active than the first. We spent a lot of time lazing through cities, slowly taking in our surrounding before moving on to the next location. 1,596 more words