Celebrating Songkran, April 13th 2017, Koh Tao, Thailand

Songkran is the Thai New Year’s Festival. The Thai New Year’s Day is the 13th of April every year but the celebrations, and holiday feel continue through the 14th and 15th as well. The word Songkran comes from a Sanskrit word meaning change. Traditionally families begin their day at the temple offering gifts and performing … More Celebrating Songkran, April 13th 2017, Koh Tao, Thailand

We Were Ready to Build an Ark… Koh Tao, Thailand

The rain that had started fifteen minutes into our ferry ride lasted for 5 days straight. Of course there were intermittent breaks, but the breaks were simply lighter sprinkles of rain, not sun, not even a whiff of sun, not even a freckle. In fact in those lighter moments the sky just travelled through every … More We Were Ready to Build an Ark… Koh Tao, Thailand

One Night Back in Bangkok and Strange Accommodations, Bangkok, Thailand

We had, what I would classify, as our strangest night’s stay when we arrived back in Bangkok from Siem Reap. It had been a late, albeit short flight from Cambodia and, its highlight had been Tiah discovering a new-found independence. Tony and I were enjoying a glass of wine when we heard the announcement that … More One Night Back in Bangkok and Strange Accommodations, Bangkok, Thailand

Photo of the Day – Angkor Wat, Angkor Archaeological Park, Siem Reap, Cambodia

Visiting Angkor Wat, for me, was an absolute must do – you’re in Paris you go to the Eiffel Tower, you’re in Athens you go to The Acropolis, you’re in Siem Reap, you go to Angkor Wat, and of course, unless you are lucky enough to be there at sunrise, you do it at the … More Photo of the Day – Angkor Wat, Angkor Archaeological Park, Siem Reap, Cambodia