Monthly Archives: November 2015

Caturday Cat Cafe

After our wild monkey encounter in Lopburi the previous weekend, Phil and I wanted a new destination for a weekend adventure. Phil happened to have some friends in Bangkok visiting from Sri Lanka (where he spent most of his adolescent years since his father worked for the United Nations). Read more…

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Lopburi

One Friday evening, while flipping through my Lonely Planet guidebook in search of a weekend getaway, I stumbled across “Lopburi,” a town about two hours northeast of Suphan Buri. Lopburi is a city that is literally crawling with wild monkeys. Read more…

Culture Shock

After over 30 hours of traveling, stepping out of the airport was pure bliss. With my giant Osprey on my back and suitcase in my hand, my boyfriend Philip and I had arrived in Thailand. I had imagined this scenario in my head about 100 times, but nothing could have prepared me for it. Read more…

Beginning

Why would I decide to pick up my life (or even pause my life for that matter) and move to Asia? What inspired me to do such a thing? Why would I leave my family, friends, wonderful job, and comfortable life to live in a place so unknown? Read more…