Chiang Mai

My first post since leaving HK!  It’s been a whopping 10 weeks back in Chicago and I’ve finally mustered up the courage to go through my old photos.  I’ll try to keep the waterworks at bay so I can post our last few expeditions…. now or never right?! We did the whole secluded beach theme […]

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Tokyo

You’d be surprised by how many times we were asked, ‘So… what’s it like living in Japan?’ when we were back in the US in May. ‘Gee, I wouldn’t know…. I’ve never even been to Japan…’ Until now that is! Tokyo has been high on my must-see-while-in-Asia list so I was quick to join Jake […]

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Koh Phangan

If there’s one piece of advice we plan on taking while in Asia, it’s TRAVEL! After doing some research, we booked a trip to Koh Samui. Or so we thought. Apparently my travel planning skills need some honing – the hotel we chose is actually on another island. The good news: Koh Phangan is relatively […]

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Bali

BALI. One month ago we left for a place I once thought I’d only see in Eat, Pray, Love. It’s been on the top of our list since we found out we were moving to HK. The excitement of going once we booked was only quadrupled by the fact that we were going with our HK BFFFFFF’s Jane and Rowan. […]

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Italy

June 23. It has been exactly one year since our best friends’ wedding in Italy (Happy Anniversary, J&R!) Oy, so why has it taken me so long to write this post?! Yes we’ve been busy – but moreso, the task of trying to capture our experience through a few words and photos was daunting. People […]

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Botswana

I’ll be honest. I’m baffled as to how to put this incredible experience into words. Where to even begin? Ok, how about this: One fateful conversation over a BYO sushi dinner and a couple bottles of wine with friends. That was all it took to have us begging (literally, I have no shame) to tag […]

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