Month: January 2019

5 Unexpected and Slightly Random Backpacking Essentials

What does one pack for a very very long backpacking trip with no end date? Too much, apparently, if you’re me. [In the time since I wrote this and forgot […]

Strange Malaysia: Alor Setar in Photos

Some of Malaysia’s cities feel a bit strange, especially in the northern part of the country. This strangeness was certainly present in Alor Setar, the capital of Kedah, where we […]

Langkawi: A Weird Introduction to Malaysia

Malaysia is strange all around, so it was fitting that our introduction to the country was a weird one. Langkawi is an archipelago of 99 islands, but as only 4 are […]

Towns of Southern Thailand: Krabi Town, Trang, Satun

Moving south through Thailand most people go only to the beach. But we are not most people! So we stopped at some smaller towns slightly inland on our way down […]

Time To Hang In Ao Nang (Krabi)

Getting There: An Aggressive Bus Scam To get from Phuket Town to Ao Nang we took a shared songthaew to the public bus station. We accidentally bought tickets to Krabi (the […]