Khao Sok National Park and Float Houses

There's something about getting out to nature and just taking in and appreciating everything around you that is truly amazing.  This is part of the reason why we choose to venture to Khao Sok National Park.  We took a local bus from Kamala Beach to Phuket City (50thb each) then a bus from Phuket City … Continue reading Khao Sok National Park and Float Houses

Kinabatangan Nature Lodge… It’s a Jungle Out There

A bumpy 3.5 hour bus ride south of Sandakan to Sakau has us arriving at the jetty.  We jump on a boat and cross the river to our camp.  Given a briefing about the very busy upcoming days.  Luckily, they ring a gong before anything significant is about to take place.  All of the cabins … Continue reading Kinabatangan Nature Lodge… It’s a Jungle Out There

Laguna de Apoyo Jan 21-23, 2013

Leaving San Juan del Sur behind, we set off for Laguna de Apoyo. We caught a taxi into Rivas for $2 each then caught a bus from Rivas to Granada. We got off in Granada and asked directions to Laguna de Apoyo. The Lonely Planet book says we can walk there from Granada and just … Continue reading Laguna de Apoyo Jan 21-23, 2013

Travel from Pearl Lagoon to Juigalpa – January 11, 2013

We woke up at 4am to make sure we were packed.  We had to be at the bus stop for 5am as the bus leaves between 5-6am.  Nobody really knew what time it leaves but everyone says be ther by 5am. So we were. By 5:15am we were heading out.  The bus driver was kind … Continue reading Travel from Pearl Lagoon to Juigalpa – January 11, 2013