• Loas,  Thailand,  Travel,  Vietnam

    Things You Can Only Get Away With in South East Asia

      Reverting back to business as usual was tough after come back from South East Asia. I was happy I was home but Asia still seems to be calling my name. There are so many things that seem to be only acceptable in South East Asia. I know it is hard to compare a third world country to our society, and I have not right to complain but there has been an adjustment period.  Getting Less for More I was really starting to miss meal preparation while I was gone. I just wanted to prepare my own food and have it taste the way I was familiar with it tasting. I have…

  • Loas,  Travel

    Living Large in Laos

    When visiting a third world country it really starts to put life into perspective. Laos is one of those places. If you don’t know anything about Laos don’t feel bad because neither did I. A quick google search taught me that Laos is a very poor country. It was also used as a battlefield for the Vietnam War. More than 40% of the population in Laos lives for under $1.50 a day. Although I am making this place sound awful, it is really a very beautiful and inviting country. I wish I had done more research before going to Laos because the culture is very unique. Laos is very conservative.…

  • Loas,  Thailand,  Travel,  Vietnam

    10 Thing to Know About South East Asia

      1. If you think a vehicle is at full capacity, there will be atleast five more passengers shoved in.   2. The price more likely than not half the price they say it is. This goes for bus fares, cab rides and anything you are thinking of buying at the night market.   3. Ask at least three people for information because each one of them will have a different answer. This is essential when asking about transportation, the first person you ask may say its impossible but you will find someone who will eventually help you figure it out.   4. Somehow you will always get there. You…