5 Must-Bring Items for Phuket – Thailand Packing List

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. Anyway… you’ve begun or have planned your trip and are starting to plan what you’ll bring. Perfect, you’re inContinue reading “5 Must-Bring Items for Phuket – Thailand Packing List”

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 Phuket, 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 Phuket, Thailand”

What You’ll 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 You’ll 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 lot, but haven’t been able to experience anything related to Buddhism, or its culture. So I desperately wanted to experience that and soak that in. And it turns out it couldn’t have been easier toContinue 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”

What to Do in Phuket – Live Large in Thailand

Going to Thailand and need the perfect I-THAI-NERARY.. erhm.. need to know what to do in Phuket? 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 likeContinue reading “What to Do in Phuket – Live Large in Thailand”