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Looking for Laos

While the Gibbon Experience took us out into the jungles of northern Laos and allowed us access to a rural village and a couple of Lao guides, it was a packaged trip and we were looking forward to exploring the … Continue reading

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Drinking with “Old People”

I don’t know what makes these experiences stand out when I think of travel stories to share (considering that some of the memories are, by nature, rather fuzzy to begin with…) Maybe it’s that these drinking sessions happen spontaneously. That … Continue reading

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How to visit six museums in four days… and not go insane.

Six museums in four days. Crazy, right? Even if you’re into museums, it sounds like something you might plan to do and then quickly regret. Besides, isn’t there more to exploring a city than looking at old paintings? Well, I’ve … Continue reading

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Why travel? Why not…

Ever since I announced that I was leaving to travel indefinitely, the reactions I’ve gotten have been overwhelmingly positive. I’ve only gotten a handful of “Why?” and “But it’s so dangerous!” responses, even fewer than I got when I told … Continue reading

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