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60 Blankets for Chiang Rai


Adventure Date: January 11th, 2012 Dear Friends, My plane burped down onto the short runway at Chiang Rai International Airport (CEI)  in the northwestern part of Thailand and as I looked out the window I wondered what the next few days would have in store. I was here for two reasons… not the usual temple […]

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Ben’s Travel Tips #2: #mom & Foursquare


Dear Readers, Mums (Mom for Americans)… gotta love em’ :).  They are there when we are first hatched doing all the necessary duties to prepare us for the world at large. Food, clothes, washing behind our ears… it’s 100% concierge service 24/7 for like some 10+ years… more for some ;). Of course as is […]

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Bye Bye 2012, Hello 2013!


Dear Friends, With some champagne and a healthy dose of fireworks 2012 came to an end and 2013 was ushered in. Amongst the best good news of course was the world did not in fact end, which I had really been banking on, and that we would all get to put our New Year’s Resolutions […]

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Stonehenge, 5000 Years & Still Kicking…


Dear Friends, On this past soggy Saturday here on the south-coast of England my mother, Peter and I loaded up our Volvo with umbrellas, welly boots, and rain jackets.  We were set for adventure two and a half hours away on the plains sitting just outside Salisbury… and given the weather recently we needed to […]

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Day Trip: Stonehenge


More to come but here are a few quick pics :)!

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Angkor Wat: Day 1, Hour 1


Dear Friends, I’ve just climbed aboard my itsy bitsy Bangkok Airways flight to Siem Reap to see Angkok Wat. I’ve got about 24 hours to get all around it and scarf down some Cambodian cuisine to boot. I have done zero planning…isn’t that part of the fun :)?! Well… It’s up, up and away and […]

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2K


I took off from Boston bright and early this morning at 9:45am… we soared into the sky in our little 737.  I climbed into my seat, 2K, next to a chap named Shawn and we traded small talk about how nifty the new Microsoft Smartphone was.  Made me think twice about my iPhone… but not […]

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