Koh Lanta, Thailand – Island Vibes

Koh Lanta, Thailand – Island Vibes

Island Time Today, we drove from Ao Nang to Koh Lanta. Although we had driven part of the route while exploring the area, we were headed quite a few miles further south. As we turned off the familiar highway towards our new adventure, we saw a group of scooters and...
Ao Nang Adventures

Ao Nang Adventures

Travel Day Today, we left Bangkok and flew to Krabi, picking up a rental car and driving to Ao Nang. Research had indicated that Bangkok Airways was a great regional line with excellent service, and although it cost a little more, I went ahead and booked it. However,...
Bustling Bangkok: Our Experience

Bustling Bangkok: Our Experience

Time to Fly Our arrival at the Bangkok airport was better than expected. Research has indicated that the customs/immigration process was poorly organized and could take hours. It took us about 10 minutes. Perhaps it was because of some divine intervention from a group...
Historic Ho Chi Minh City

Historic Ho Chi Minh City

Time For A New Adventure We flew from Danang to Ho Chi Minh/Saigon today. The hotel in Hoi An arranged our transfer from the hotel to the airport. The driver arrived on time and got us to the airport in plenty of time for our departure. The last time we flew, we had...
Enchanting Hoi An, Vietnam

Enchanting Hoi An, Vietnam

Airport Adventures Our Hanoi hotel secured a transfer to the airport for us, and we arrived in plenty of time to check-in. Jim’s carry-on bag was over the weight limit for the first time, and the agent said we would need to check our the bags. We’re in a foreign...
Hanoi Vietnam Highlights

Hanoi Vietnam Highlights

After arriving at the Hanoi airport and clearing immigration, we looked for a SIM card for Jim’s travel phone. We had researched to find the best store to buy it from and settled on Viettel. Their station was easy to find, and although the sales reps were nice, they...