A look back on six weeks in Japan - what we liked, didn’t like, and what you should check out!
Having the shrine of our lives in the Kansai region of Japan. Really top of the shrine. Felt like walking on sunshrine!
Sharing a few of the things that we learned during our five days in Hiroshima, Japan.
Five days exploring Tokyo, then fifteen hours on the side of a volcano, climbing Mt. Fuji for the second time.
Two weeks working in a rural Japanese fishing village, meeting the locals, using power tools, and eating the best sushi of our lives.
Our first international stop - Hokkaido, Japan! So far it’s been mainly jetlag, lavender, and lots of awkward bowing.
A list of our favorite places, activities, and foods, during our two weeks exploring South Korea.
Thoughts, stories, and pictures from a day spent touring the Korean Demilitarized Zone, the Joint Security Area, and technically stepping into North Korea.
Wandering through the alleyways, side streets, mountains, and beaches of three major South Korean cities - Seoul, Gyeongju, and Busan.
Hong Kong & Macau
Aside from people-watching and wandering, just a few of our favorite places to see and foods to eat from our week spent in Hong Kong, China.
A night spent wandering around Macau, the gambling capital of the world - trying to figure out if the house really does always win.
Discovering a new favorite city in the skyscrapers and crowded streets of Hong Kong.
One month in Nepal - a reflection of our favorite places, activities, and experiences in this beautiful mountainous country.
An honest transcription of the diary I kept on our trek to Everest Base Camp. (Spoiler alert: it ends with a helicopter ride and spending my twenty-fifth birthday overnight in a hospital in Kathmandu).
Ten days spent living with a Brahmin woman named Pramila, in the foothills of the Himalayas - weeding the garden, drinking tea, and saluting the sun.
Our first impressions of Nepal from thirty-six hours in Kathmandu, and resisting the urge to pet all of the stray dogs.
A few of our favorite places, activities, and foods that we experienced during our six weeks in Vietnam.
Working our way south through Vietnam, from cave to city to coast and back again.
Eight days, two motorbikes, over nine-hundred miles, and only one wipeout: our journey through the rice terraces and tea fields of Northern Vietnam.
Our first few days in Vietnam were spent in Ha Long Bay - on dinky junk boats, up shady hikes, through darkened caves, in emerald waters.
A short compilation of our favorite experiences and favorite foods we had during our couple weeks in Cambodia.
A four AM wake-up call and a very bumpy tuk-tuk ride were made well worthwhile - one day exploring the massive and intricate temple system, Angkor Wat.
A spur-of-the-moment getaway to a tiny island off the coast of Cambodia, Koh Rong Sanloem. Spent taking long walks on the beach and accidentally swallowing way too much salt water.
Reflecting on a quick two weeks traveling in Thailand - a list of our favorites.
When swimming with elephants, don’t forget your trunks! One day hanging out at an Elephant Sanctuary in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
A few weeks traveling around three major areas in Thailand - Bangkok, Koh Tao, and Chiang Mai.