Finding a Bit of Myself in Dalla

I go to different places to experience things I normally wouldn’t experience at home. These experiences become embedded in my mind and motivates me to do something to change the world for the better. But, at times, these experiences become … Read More

The Shwedagon Paya (The Golden Pagoda)

We walked a couple miles exploring the city and the sun was going to set in a couple hours. I see in the distance the Golden Pagoda. I’ve never seen anything so beautiful in my life. I sat down on … Read More

Walking the City of Yangon Myanmar

We arrived in Yangon close to noon from Bangkok, Thailand. The Yangon airport is relatively a new structure. The moment we passed through immigrations and customs, I noticed that majority of men wore skirts which I learn is called a … Read More

It Doesn't Have to be a Living Human Museum

Jae blurts out in a sarcastic voice, “You only feel that way because that Dutch girl said so.” Maybe he was right. He was referring to a conversation a Dutch girl and I had during our trip from Chiang Mai … Read More

The Mae Hong Son Loop – A must do in Thailand.

During our overnight train ride into Chiang Mai, we had decided we wanted to experience the Loop. The Loop includes the following stops – Chiang Mai > Pai > Mae Hong Son > Kayan Village > Chiang Mai. If you … Read More

Ok, How about a 'non-ruin' Buddhist Temple?

I’ve been in Siem Reap Cambodia for some time now spending days exploring the ruins of the once mighty Angkor Empire. It’s been great! But, it was time for me to see another side of Cambodia. I was curious in … Read More

Soaking in the Culture of Cambodia

It’s been an amazing time seeing the ruins of the temples of Angkor. But, I have to admit I am yearning to see an actual buddhist temple that isn’t in ruins. Jae and I set out on a journey to … Read More

Tomb Raider…No! It's Angkor Wat!!!

I realized that I have known Cambodia for a some time now. Since childhood, we’ve been shown pictures of Cambodia’s ancient history through games like Street Fighter and Tomb Raider. Yes, you read it right!!! The images of these ancient … Read More

The Giant Puppet Parade

Jae and I decided to stick around Siem Reap to see what the big deal was about this Giant Puppet Parade which would take place in the Pub Street area. Low and behold it was pretty emotional. Maybe it was … Read More

Exploring The Ruins of Angkor Thom

Just arrived in Siem Reap, Cambodia and ready to explore. Ok, so I didn’t know much about Cambodia. I lie I had no clue what Cambodia offered until I was asked to go meet up with my friend Jae in … Read More