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Krabi Town, Thailand

For the last part of our trip, we built in a luxurious beach vacation. We had heard that the resorts are super cheap, but January is high season in Thailand, … Continue reading

March 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bangkok- Day Two

Our second morning in Bangkok started with shopping!   We visited a tailor in the morning, on the advice of our friends who had already ordered and had suits made … Continue reading

February 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bangkok- Day One

Our first day, we took the Skytrain to the water taxi to the Grand Palace in Bangkok. Note:  I think this is the best way to get there- traffic is … Continue reading

February 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bangkok Accommodations

We stayed at two hotels in Bangkok.  The first was the the Bangkok Marriott Sukhumvit. We chose the hotel for location (right on Skytrain Sukhumvit line), reviews, value and the … Continue reading

January 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Thailand Trip Overview and Itinerary

A good friend of mine was getting married in Chiang Mai, Thailand on January 4, 2015, so J and I (and others) took advantage of this to take an extended … Continue reading

January 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

El Yunque Rainforest – Puerto Rico

We had rented a car in PR, which is key if you want to venture anywhere outside of San Juan.  We had an entire Sunday at our disposal, so we … Continue reading

November 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Caribe Hilton- San Juan, PR

We stayed at this hotel over Halloween weekend (2014) on a combination work/pleasure trip.  For work purposes, we needed to be located near San Juan, so this one fit the … Continue reading

November 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Wild and Wonderful Weekend, West Virginia!

A few weeks ago, a group of us visited the heart of West Virginia for a friend’s wedding.  While I have been the last few years for skiing, it was … Continue reading

October 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Travel Tips- Pickpockets

I have been the victim of pickpockets THREE times.  Every time, it completely sucks.  It is a buzzkill and can really ruin a vacation.  But thinking ahead can be a … Continue reading

September 12, 2014 · 1 Comment

Gjelina – An LA-area Highlight

On a recent trip to Hermosa Beach, CA I did a bunch of research on places to eat before I went out there.  I wanted to hit some good spots … Continue reading

August 20, 2014 · Leave a comment