A Khao San Road Welcome

A Khao San Road Welcome

On the ground in Bangkok for less than an hour and I was hopelessly lost. I stumbled along wearily through a midnight forest of neon. Khao San Road was flicking its forked tongue for the Friday night circus. Masses of vespertine clowns were in top form. The party was...
House Sitting in the Yucatan: Experiment Summary

House Sitting in the Yucatan: Experiment Summary

All work and no play makes Greg a dull boy. All work and no play makes Greg a dull boy. All work and no sleep, sunshine, freedom, or vegetables makes Greg a raging lunatic. I had several friends jokingly suggest that my two months of writing and voluntary isolation...
Hostels – The People You Meet

Hostels – The People You Meet

I’ve got friends who have never known the joy, the pain, and the triumphs of staying in a hostel. In short, hostels are a way of life for budget travelers in places where hotels or private guesthouses are too expensive. Love ’em or hate ’em,...
5 Common Myths About Travel

5 Common Myths About Travel

I decided to do something different this time. What about a WordPress travel blog that has some sort of generic, lets-all-hold-hands “Top xx” list? OK, so it’s not quite original…but then again it’s not exactly easy to work creative...