I caught an impromptu ride with this local family to cross the Thailand / Laos border via the Mekong River on a tiny boat with an improvised car motor.
Airports need not be just transfer hubs to and from adventures, they can also BE the adventure… This is my airport story. – view all days
Experiencing the short but tough above-the-clouds trek up the active volcano of Mount Batur in Indonesia was worth a lifetime of adventures.
Some of life’s negative experiences can often make for positive changes by making us stronger, wiser, braver and a better man.
‘Before I Die…‘ is a series of posts about all the (feasible) things I personally want to experience and the places I want to see… before I die. – view the list
The most provocative, intense and rewarding part of travel is culture shock and with the right mindset, it can be an engagingly thrilling ride.
The heart may be the engine that keeps us alive but it’s also a device that makes us FEEL alive, like when it suddenly beats faster and harder.
The beauty of exotic travel is that it’s relative to a fault and that means there’s a whole lot of exoticness to experience in the world no matter who you are.