Prachuap Khiri Khan (a.k.a. Huh? Where?) Thailand – Sep 2014

Our new friend Clogs found a little town on the map called Prachuap Khiri Khan.  We decided the best way to get there is to take the train.  Despite my brother being an engineer, I have never been on a real train before.  My first train ride! And Kristi's too! When we arrive at the … Continue reading Prachuap Khiri Khan (a.k.a. Huh? Where?) Thailand – Sep 2014

Kuala Lumpur and the Cameron Highlands

We have arrived safely in Kuala Lumpur.  As we entered the city, you can see the same layer of smog that you see in LA.  We took a taxi into the downtown core of the city and were dropped off at the Tune Hotel.  A budget 2 star hotel where you can get a room … Continue reading Kuala Lumpur and the Cameron Highlands

Our final days in Leon January 29-February 2

I have been very easily distracted the last few days so I'll do my best to catch everyone up.  Tuesday was actually a nothing day.  We had a late breakfast at Desayunazo then hung out at Siesta Perdida until dinner time playing crib and relaxing.  For dinner though, we went to a nice Caribbean restaurant … Continue reading Our final days in Leon January 29-February 2

An afternoon at the Cock Fights January 27, 2013

This was our second trip to the cock fights as we went last month too.  If you missed that blog, I explain the rules, the betting and why cock fighting here in Nicaragua cannot and should not be put in the same category as dog or bull fighting.  You can check that out here. Kristi … Continue reading An afternoon at the Cock Fights January 27, 2013

New Years on Telica

Sorry if this was posted twice. I thought I posted it 2 days ago but people are saying the link didn't work. On New Years we were scheduled to leave Quetzaltrekkers at 10am.  Kristi and I were asked to pick up some tables a couple blocks out of the way so we left the house … Continue reading New Years on Telica

Somoto Canyon and 21 hour trip to Pearl Lagoon. Jan 7-8, 2013

Our alarm was set for 6am on Monday morning so that we could get to Henry's early and do the Canyon tour.  We go outside and try to find a taxi to take us up there.  We ask the first guy and he says 150 cords.  No. We're looking for 40 cords.  Another taxi also … Continue reading Somoto Canyon and 21 hour trip to Pearl Lagoon. Jan 7-8, 2013

Cosiguina with a great group! Jan 2-3, 2013

It's 4am and we have to finish packing our bags.  Loading up our entire lives into a backpack and heading down to Quetzaltrekkers for our final hike with them.  We have a big group with us for this hike with 17 clients, 3 guides then Kristi and Myself.  Leaving at 5:30am the way to Cosiguina … Continue reading Cosiguina with a great group! Jan 2-3, 2013