Multnomah Falls – A Portland adventure

Multnomah Falls – A Portland adventure

Amanda will verify: Thai people like waterfalls. The only thing they like better than waterfalls is taking farang guests to see their waterfalls, which are sometimes no more than a dried-up trickle. When trying to figure out something interesting to do outside of the...

Black Dragon Pool in Lijiang

I beat feet out of crowded Lijiang and into the quiet and sprawling Black Dragon Pool park. They wanted a whopping 60 yuan to enter — Chinese entrance prices for foreigners are astounding — but I used a trick a Dutch couple here shared with me. I threw my...

A Cycling Adventure in Yunnan

I bounced around a muddy corner on my mountain bike and nearly ran into the side of a water buffalo. The stupid thing barely looked up and just went back to its never-ending chewing. After breakfast, I hired a bike for US $1 and decided to go find an adventure like...

Talkeetna, Alaska

We rolled into Talkeetna, Alaska, in the evening, just as shadows were starting to become a little longer and the sun was getting a little lazier. Being a proper road trip, we did not have a place to stay yet, which made dad a little more nervous than me probably....

Horseback Riding on the Beach

I went to a small beach party last night until about 03:00am. Was up at 07:30 this morning for my first Thai horse experience. The party was chill, hung out all night with friendly people from Zurich, Switzerland and of course Germany. I was the only one riding this...