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5 Surreal Destinations to Visit in Thailand

I love the feeling of standing in a place that seems like it shouldn’t exist. It’s either too old, or too beautiful, or too strange…sometimes a mix of all three. 813 more words

Jakarta or...A City Made of Shopping Malls

This is a reflection I wrote at the end of my first week in Jakarta, in early 2016. 

Jakarta in three words right now: malls, food, and cars. 818 more words



We hop off our overnight bus from Yangon just in time to see our first sunrise in Bagan. We found a taxi driver that took us to a less popular pagoda to climb and take in the view. 69 more words

Bangkok & Siem Reap

We made it to Thailand! It’s so hot and humid here but thankfully not too mosquito-y. Getting here took a bit of effort due to both Luke and my flights getting canceled due to weather. 1,834 more words


December Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

37th Edition : December 2016.

Key Points 

  • Indian buffalo seriously impacting slaughter cattle demand
  • Indonesian feeder imports could reduce by 50% during 2017

Indonesia  :  Slaughter Steers AUD $4.23 / kg live weight (Rp 9,800 = $1AUD)  2,157 more words

Beef Prices

To Kill a Mock...er, to buy a bike

If you’re going to take a bike trip across Southeast Asia, there are a few very important things you’re going to need in order to complete the trip. 849 more words


The Bare Necessities

In my recent posts I have mentioned my packing checklist and a few people have asked what’s on it.

Initially I thought it would be a diabolically dull post if I literally recounted every item, but then I realised that it may actually be helpful for anyone planning a similar trip. 344 more words