Sound familiar? This is the second installment in our Bear Sanctuary travels – the first being back from our first trip in the Balkans last October. I’d say I’d think it’s the last, but there’s a magnetic power of attraction between David and me and orphan bear sanctuaries. And no, I’m not complaining. Read more
If you’ve followed this blog for a while, you’ll know that I have a problem with editing. I’m notoriously unsuccessful at editing experiences, places, and things to do out of an itinerary. A large part of my travel ethos has been that, because I have such precious little time off from my other life as a corporate employee, I need to see as much as possible in my time away. Many would even consider our recent Southeast Asia itinerary to be too ambitious – but for us it was actually quite slow.
Then we arrived in Luang Prabang, Laos. We’d spent a harried couple of days in Siem Reap, and despite only seeing five or so temples there, were fatigued.
Nature and atmosphere had a way of forcing us to slow down in Luang Prabang. We had planned on renting motorbikes while we were there to explore around, but put it off until we didn’t have any days left. Read more
It’s finally time for David and I to head out on another trip! For this trip, we are taking more of a well trodden tourist path through the Southeast Asian nations of Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam. All in twelve days, because that’s how I party.