Typical Thai street food stalls.

A Must-Have Experience: Thai Street Food

After having spent several months in 2009 living in Khuk Khak and many subsequent trips back to Thailand, I have discovered that some of the BEST … Continue Reading →

Stunning scenery in Ladakh, India.

Best Moments of 2013

With 2013 coming to an end, I sat down with some friends for a holiday catch-up and we started talking about our best moments of … Continue Reading →

Crystal clear waters!

Diving in the Similan Islands

On a boat, out in the open seas for four days, four nights, and a total of fourteen dives. Some people thought I was crazy … Continue Reading →

Another veggie burger done right.

The Absolute Best Vegetarian Restaurants in Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai is one of my favorite places in the world and if you know me, then it’s not hard to guess one of the … Continue Reading →

Happiest birthday to me!

The Call of the Wild, Or Why I Can’t Stop Traveling

It would appear that I have done it again. Despite telling myself that I had returned to New York ready to stay put for the … Continue Reading →

Elephant Nature Park

Ethical Elephant Tourism at Elephant Nature Park: An Unforgettable Dream Come True

I received heart-breaking news on the morning of March 5th, 2013. An elephant I had befriended at Elephant Nature Park in Chiang Mai had passed away … Continue Reading →

The image everyone has of taking the slowboat between Chiang Mai and Luang Prabang

How To Survive The Slow Boat from Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang

Just about every backpacker at some point will have taken the journey via slow boat from Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang. It sounds like a … Continue Reading →