Everything You Need to Know to Survive Songkran

Everything You Need to Know to Survive Songkran

Before our visit to Southeast Asia last spring, I didn’t really know what Songkran was. I probably would still not have any idea if we didn’t make a trip to visit my husband’s family in Laos. It just so happened that we would be there during the Thai...
Quiet and Peaceful Island that you must visit!

Quiet and Peaceful Island that you must visit!

Thailand is full of world renown islands.  Phuket and Phi Phi Islands are the most popular Islands, but with popularity comes lots of tourists!  If you are aren’t a big fan of large crowds like us, we suggest that you make your way to the beautiful...
Tattoos Abroad: Dirty? Unsanitary?

Tattoos Abroad: Dirty? Unsanitary?

 Scared to get Tatted Since I was 16 I have always wanted to get a tattoo. I’ve always known what I wanted to get, but quite frankly was always afraid to pull the trigger for a few reasons. The first reason is that I wanted it to be perfect, I have seen many of...
Lost in SE Asia: One backpack, One month

Lost in SE Asia: One backpack, One month

Anyone who knows us, know that we like to overpack. If we are packing for the weekend, we pack for 2 weeks. It’s just what we do. So how did we survive a whole month in SE Asia with only one backpack EACH?! Actually, just fine! When it came time to start packing for...
5 reasons to visit Koh Lanta

5 reasons to visit Koh Lanta

We stumbled on Koh Lanta, Thailand, when researching which islands we wanted to visit while in Thailand. We were wanting a wonderful beach location (as I am a sucker for a good beach), but we wanted something that was a little less “busy” but still has...