6 Must Sees in Phuket, Thailand

There is SO much to see in and around Phuket, but here are my recommended must-sees in Phuket: 1 PHI PHI ISLANDS – YOU MUST take a day trip out to these. They are truly spectacular and legitimately brought me to tears as we arrived by boat during sunrise. We took this sunrise day tripContinue reading “6 Must Sees in Phuket, Thailand”

5 Must-Pack Items for Phuket, Thailand

THAILAND. We’ve all seen the photos. We’ve all read some blogs. We’ve all dreamed of going. So you finally decided, FUCK IT, I’M GOING TO PHUKET. Yes I’m proud of that, no I don’t regret it. So, you’re going to Phuket. What do you need? Here’s what I learned is an absolute necessity for goingContinue reading “5 Must-Pack Items for Phuket, Thailand”

5 Lessons I Learned from my First Trip to Asia

I didn’t know what to expect on my first trip to Asia, other than gorgeous water. And I’ve got to say, I’m in love with Southeast Asia at this point. Thailand was always a dream (I mean… you saw “The Beach” right?) and finally getting to go was such an intense life goal. I’m notContinue reading “5 Lessons I Learned from my First Trip to Asia”

Ethical Elephant Sanctuary in Thailand

I don’t know about you, but I knew the minute I booked my flight to southeast Asia that I absolutely had to do some sort of elephant encounter. I had only experienced elephants at the zoos and circuses in the US so far in my life. And after watching An Apology to Elephants I realizedContinue reading “Ethical Elephant Sanctuary in Thailand”

What to do on Your James Bond Island Day Trip

If you’re in Phuket and have the opportunity to do a James Bond Island day trip out to Phang Nga Bay, do yourself a favor and DO IT. Full disclosure: we totally weren’t planning on doing this trip until someone who had just got back from Phuket basically told us she would skin us aliveContinue reading “What to do on Your James Bond Island Day Trip”

Phuket Temple Tour – Where to Go and What to Know

It was incredibly important to me that, during our time in Thailand, we experienced some temples. I have seen a good amount of the world, but haven’t been able to experience anything related to Buddhism, or its culture, so I desperately wanted to soak that in. And it turns out it couldn’t have been easierContinue reading “Phuket Temple Tour – Where to Go and What to Know”

Phi Phi Islands Day Trip – Can’t Believe the Beauty

Let me start by saying that Maya Bay was the whole reason I fell in love with Thailand, so a Phi Phi Islands day trip was a must do. I am not ashamed to admit that watching Leonardo DiCaprio go absolutely batshit crazy on an island in “The Beach” was the reason I found outContinue reading “Phi Phi Islands Day Trip – Can’t Believe the Beauty”

The Perfect 8 Day Phuket Itinerary

Going to Thailand and need the perfect I-THAI-NERARY.. erhm.. 8 day Phuket itinerary? I’m not even sorry for that pun, but let’s move beyond that. My favorite thing about traveling to new places is all of the things you can explore while you’re there, but my least favorite thing about traveling is feeling like youContinue reading “The Perfect 8 Day Phuket Itinerary”