Four Sons Inn in Bangkok
2.9

FOUR SONS INN IN BANGKOK

For our stay in Bangkok, Thailand, we wanted to stay near Khao San Road, so we found Four Sons Inn that was just a street over from the infamous road. It was perfect for our short stay. Private Room: Our...
Patong Beach, Thailand
4.6

MVC PATONG HOUSE IN PATONG BEACH

Our home for one month was at MVC Patong House in Patong Beach. We chose this hotel because of its close proximity to the beach, gym and supermarket, all with a great price. We really enjoyed our stay at MVC...
Sea to Summit XBowl
4.5

GEAR REVIEW: SEA TO SUMMIT X-BOWL

This was one of the last items we picked up before leaving — the Sea to Summit X-Bowl. It was almost an afterthought, a head-slapping "duh" moment when we realized how helpful it would be to carry our own...
Patagonia R2, jacket, fleece, climbing jacket, mid layer, travel, packing list, RTW packing list,
4.5

GEAR REVIEW: PATAGONIA R2 FLEECE JACKET

Let me introduce you to my Patagonia R2 fleece jacket, or my "monkey jacket" as Britnee calls it. A fleece jacket so light, so warm and so damn comfortable that I wore it day AND night throughout all our...
Kelty Flyway 43
4.6

GEAR REVIEW: KELTY FLYWAY 43 BACKPACK

When I was looking for a backpack to take with me on this trip I had a few priorities in mind: it needed to be comfortable to wear while walking through a new city to a hostel, while being durable enough for...
@Home Boutique Hotel
4.6

AT HOME BOUTIQUE HOTEL IN PATONG BEACH

When we returned to Patong Beach, Thailand, we found At Home Boutique Hotel, a relatively cheap hotel closer to the beach and mall than our last place. It was just what we needed after staying on Phi Phi...
ExOfficio Give-N-Go Boxer
4.9

GEAR REVIEW: EXOFFICIO GIVE-N-GO BOXER

Over the past seven months, of the five pairs of underwear I packed, I've mostly used just three of those pairs--my ExOfficio Give-N-Go Boxers--and for good reason. ExOfficio, (visit them...
P.P. Banthai Guesthouse in Ko Phi Phi
3.4

P.P. BANTHAI GUESTHOUSE IN KO PHI PHI

We were excited when we made the decision to stay on Ko Phi Phi, Thailand, the island that is the jumping point for the popular day tour of Maya Bay where The Beach was filmed. We heard that hotels can get...
Krabi Cinta House in Thailand
4.3

KRABI CINTA HOTEL IN THAILAND

We needed a place to stay the days leading up to New Years Eve in Thailand, but so many hotels were already booked up for the holiday. Fortunately, we found Krabi Cinta House in Krabi Town that was affordable...
Pine Bungalow in Krabi
4.7

PINE BUNGALOW IN KRABI

I finally lived out one of my dreams of staying in a bungalow right next to the beach at Pine Bungalow in Krabi at Klong Muang Beach, Thailand. It was exactly what I was envisioning and was super happy that we...
Grand View Hotel in Patong Beach
4.0

GRAND VIEW HOTEL IN PATONG BEACH

Grand View Hotel in Patong Beach, Thailand, was a wonderful place for us to stay with the white sand beaches and lively Bangla Road just a 20-minute walk away from our hotel. Close enough to the action, yet...
Butterfly Lodge in Pokhara
4.7

BUTTERFLY LODGE IN POKHARA

Our time in Pokhara was mostly spent in our hotel room due to a bad case of giardia after our first trek in Nepal. We couldn't have asked for a better room to be sick in as we laid comfortable in our beds with...