Southeast Asia – Bests and Worsts – May 2014-April 2015

After spending 10.5 months backpacking all over Southeast Asia, we have had some great and some awful experiences.  As a lighter blog that comes off as (hopefully) funny rather than offensive - Kristi and I compiled a list of our Bests vs Worsts during our travel. Countries that we visited: Indonesia - 30 Days Singapore … Continue reading Southeast Asia – Bests and Worsts – May 2014-April 2015

Southeast Asia Travel Route

Over our time in SEA we have been all over.  Here is the exact itinerary of where we went: Indonesia Fly - Vancouver - Tokyo - Kuala Lumpur - Denpasar, Bali Indonesia. Bus - Seminyak - Sanur Bus & Boat - Sanur - Gili Trawagan Boat - Gili Trawagan - Gili Air Boat - Gili … Continue reading Southeast Asia Travel Route

“White” water rafting, Kopi Luwak and wrapping up Bali

So wordpress is starting to piss me off and keeps posting blank blogs for me.  Anyways, we were looking to go white water rafting because we have heard many great thins about it.  Though we heard the price was $70 each, we were determined to find a better price.  Sure enough we found one for … Continue reading “White” water rafting, Kopi Luwak and wrapping up Bali

Hiking Mount Batur

It's 2am and my alarm is going off.  The guys in the room next to us came home, drunk (I assume), and decided to talk with their outside voices and listen to music.  I maybe got 2 hours of sleep. So why is our alarm going off at  2am?  Well we are being picked up … Continue reading Hiking Mount Batur

Goa Gajah and the Monkey Forest

Okay so after a week of waiting for this blog to upload, it did. Only it uploaded completely blank... Insert four letter word here. We found ourselves a full house in the same place as our friends and we got an amazing deal. 2 level, 2 bedroom, open air house with 3 beds, outdoor but … Continue reading Goa Gajah and the Monkey Forest

Living in Villa Atta in Senggigi, Lombok

As our friends boat pulled up to the dock, I grabbed the sign with her name on it from our private driver and ran up to where all the cab drivers were waiting to harass people and try to convince them that they are the best taxi driver.  I stood there with the sign and … Continue reading Living in Villa Atta in Senggigi, Lombok

The Gili Islands

Watching the sunset on a little island far away from home.  Isn't this everyone's dream?  We were fortunate enough to get in contact with a guide on facebook from Ubud who arranged our boat to Gili Trawagan for 650k IR (each) with an open return.  When we were looking online, the best we could find … Continue reading The Gili Islands