Thailand – Phuket Island

We debated a lot about going to Phuket, known as a big party island full of crowds and seedy nightlife. We weren’t in the mood for noise and partying, we just wanted to go somewhere to relax on a beach without much worry about changing hotels every day and dealing with logistics. We ultimately decided […]


Whoops, realize we forgot to post about Hyderabad! Here it is, a little out of order. We have just arrived in Tasmania, staying with Cassie and Guy, friends who moved here just a month ago. It is very relaxed here and the island is gorgeous. We plan to use the next 7-10 days here to […]


I’m typing this post from Chiang Mai, sitting in front of our hostel (it’s called a hostel but it is really a budget motel) after returning from a week of volunteering at the Elephant Nature Park. Alison and I volunteered with the animal rescue shelter at the park housing over 450 dogs on the property. […]