My Thai Massage in Chiang Mai – With Happy Ending

My Thai Massage in Chiang Mai – With Happy Ending

Disclaimer: If you’re really looking for a story with a happy ending (massage optional), go read about my happy escape from the corporate world (on my scienceofescape.com site) and what backpacking travel is really like. This story may not be as juicy as you...
Mission Failure: Kidney Pain During a 5-Day Water Fast

Mission Failure: Kidney Pain During a 5-Day Water Fast

First, this isn’t really a health or body-hacking blog. It’s an account of escaping corporate cubicles, and instead enjoying a life of backpacking travel. I happily share my travel adventure stories from around the world. I have no idea why Google is...

5 Day Water Fast

Sitting here, I have just finished 24 hours without a single bite of food. I fill my stomach directly from a one-gallon jug of room temperature water which is becoming my best friend; I carry it around everywhere! But why? I’m attempting my first five-day water...

Where Are the Bears?

My legs burned and the gears on my mountain bike creaked in protest as I rode up the steep,gravel trail. I had a heavy canister of bear spray hanging on my belt — would it be enough to stop a determined bear? I secretly hoped that I would get a chance to find...