SE Asia

Wanderlust: Getting married in Thailand – part 1

Taking the plunge As anyone who travels no you don’t expect to get married but after three years here as of tomorrow and almost 3 years with my Thai girlfriend, you eventually come to the conclusion that if you want to stay in the country and you love the person that you need to get […]

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Cambodia’s Best Hostels

Backpackers dilemma For years, backpacking has been the most wallet-friendly solution for people who want to visit Cambodia, but do not have the means to stay at swanky five-star hotels, of course, this is when the realm of the Hostel kicks in and what awesome places they can be.  So after our three months traveling […]

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TRAVELING ON A NOODLE BUDGET

To truly travel like I do you need a small but their budget 500 to 1,000 US a month. I usually when I am going to a new country far-flung I book the airfare 3 to 6 months in advance. You will save lots of money this way. Hostels are another way to save money, […]

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La Ong Dao Hotel 1 Review

La Ong Dao   Thought that the travelers out there would like a little boost, anyways on to the post. So here is my review of La Ong Dao in Laos. Vientiane, Laos I have never done a hotel review myself on the site, I think I always wanted to wait until I had a good camera […]

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MAESA ELEPHANT CAMP

ELEPHANT CAMP Our trip to the Maesa elephant camp in Chiang Mai began early in the morning. We heading from our home to the airport to get a red truck. These are parked next to the University of Chiang Mai and head to many places. Was about a 1 hr ride in a packed truck […]

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THAI SETV VISA REJECTIONS

The Goldern Ticket The recent amount of rejections that seem to be popping up on ThaiVisa forums is got me thinking. So I guess what seems to be happening is because s the Thai government is making a real push get people not to stay long term on a tourism visa. But for me, a […]

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CHIANG MAI CITY OF RETIREMENT

CHIANG MAI   You dreamed of coming to Asia forever, do the research and have the perfect spot chosen.Well, I’m here today to give you the lowdown on how to make the transition from working stiff to retired man or woman of leisure in Chiang Mai. If you really want to make this country your forever home there […]

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HOW TO LONGSTAY IN THAILAND

Begin to plan Making the decision to living in Thailand can be a daunting one. Finding or keeping a job here, housing the schools for the kids. I will try to give you a step by step guide to making the transition from overseas to a permanent or semi-permanent base here. I will break down the […]

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Why Vientiane Laos sucked

Let the trip begin Normally when I do a visa run to Vientiane Laos, All is well not this time. I returned yesterday after 3 days f crap. Welcome to Asia and the junk scam of the earth. So today as I promised in my price posts I will talk about how it went. Sadly even after […]

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