Neptunes Diving Adventure – Moaboal, Philippines

Neptunes Diving Adventure is a dive shop located on¬†Panagsama Beach. I chose this place because of its good reviews and whoever answered my emails more promptly. I did my Advanced Open Water course with their instructor Irish Mae. She was a great instructor and gave me some useful tips. The PADI AOW course just builds…

Khlong Lat Mayom Floating Market

The¬†Khlong Lat Mayom Floating Market is a small market that is located about 15-20 kilometers from Khaosan Road. We opted to go there to get away from the more touristy floating markets. Well it turns on everything I read was true. There were only a handful of travelers passing and the rest of the crowd…

Ayutthaya – Checking Out Some Really Old Wats

Leaving the beach is hard. But onward to Bangkok and all the craziness that is associated with the city. Bangkok is a huge city and like any other city it has a few common characteristics: traffic, pollution, and a lot of people. Taking a cab through the city in the middle of the day was…

Wat Chedi Luang – A 600 Year-old Temple

Our final day before our departure to Ao Nang was spent walking to the airport (5km) and checking out Wat Chedi Luang. This temple is over 600 years old and a UNESCO site. If you only had one day in Chiang Mai and had to visit a single temple I would say this is the…

The Sunday Night Market – Chiang Mai

  The night market in Chiang Mai is huge. It sprawls across a few streets in the center of the city around Wat Chedi Luang. The market is packed with tourists and locals which is nice to see. Markets are a great way to experience a new place and fill your belly. The market in…

El Nido – The Gem of the Philippines

El Nido is a small town situated on the north-eastern tip of the island Palawan. You have two modes of transportation to this town, driving or flying. We tried to remain frugal through this trip, spending as little money as possible when it came to things like accommodations and getting around which left us with…