8 Great Places to Experience in and around Lhasa, Tibet
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8 Great Places to Experience in and around Lhasa, Tibet

To me, Tibet is the most mysterious, unforgettable destination in the world. The majesty of the Himalayas, the unique cultural treasures, and the beautiful and warm Tibetan people combine to create an achingly overwhelming experience. When you add the sudden lack of oxygen and resulting lack of sleep, the result is dreamlike and surreal. I … Continue reading

The Ultimate Phuket Thailand Bucket List
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The Ultimate Phuket Thailand Bucket List

I often hear that travelers avoid Phuket, Thailand, like cats avoid water. Yes, there are plenty of reasons not to go to Phuket, such as the hordes of speedo-wearing, backpack-toting tourists and the polluting and seedy overcommercialization. But if you look beyond the grit and longtail exhaust, Phuket offers landscapes of astounding beauty, fantastic food, and wonderful culture. So … Continue reading

How to Plan a Trip to Thailand (Khao Lak and Similan Islands)
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How to Plan a Trip to Thailand (Khao Lak and Similan Islands)

Excited to go to Thailand but don’t know where to start? You have come to the right blog… BEFORE YOU GO Decide when to go. Phang Nga and Phuket Thailand are definitely seasonal destinations, with the peak season being between November and April and “ghost town” season occurring during the rainy months from May to October. Low season … Continue reading