Paragliding – Pokhara – Nepal – April 2015

There are many activities to do in Pokhara.  You can go bungee jumping, zip lining and trekking are amongst a few of the options.  We originally were going to look into parahawking which is paragliding but with birds of prey that you get to feed up in the sky.  It's the only place in the … Continue reading Paragliding – Pokhara – Nepal – April 2015

Sapa & Bac Ha Sunday Market – Vietnam – November 2014

Sapa came highly recommended by nearly everyone we spoke with.  I don't think they have ever been there in the winter time.  However, before I get into our experience, lets back track to getting to Sapa.  After doing some research online, we learned that the train is very expensive.  We found that the local bus … Continue reading Sapa & Bac Ha Sunday Market – Vietnam – November 2014

Tham Nam Lod & Getting lost in the area – Thailand – 2014

We took the public bus from Pai up to Soppong where we met a group of people going the same way.  3 from Belgium, 1 from Holland, 1 from France.  The public bus was an hour late, then sat at the Pai bus stop for another 20 minutes or so.  The bus ride is only … Continue reading Tham Nam Lod & Getting lost in the area – Thailand – 2014

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

Road Trip to Kinabalu National Park

As we were preparing to leave Tampat Do Aman for Kinabalu National Park, I asked Howard where to stay.  He said there were many good options in Ranau but he recommends Kinabalu Mountain Lodge.  To get there, we should drive south to Kota Belud, hang a left and follow the river and the signs towards … Continue reading Road Trip to Kinabalu National Park

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

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