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  • The Ultimate Guide To Ubud, Bali: Villas, Scooters, Monkeys + 19 Places To Eat

    The Ultimate Guide To Ubud, Bali: Villas, Scooters, Monkeys + 19 Places To Eat

    Mar 5, 2015 Bali, Indonesia

    Ubud is tourist day trip magnet, the home to thousands of expats and a raw food lover’s paradise. On our previous trips to Bali (we’ve been 9 times) we use to visit to Ubud for a day, but this time we decided to base ourselves here for about 1.5 months. F…

  • Puerto Rico

    Puerto Rico

    Apr 20, 2013 Destinations

    Excited to be headed back to an island. We are spending our first week cruising the caribbean and then two weeks to check out the rest Puerto Rico has to offer.

  • Antigua, Guatemala

    Antigua, Guatemala

    Mar 7, 2013 Destinations

    On our way to Antigua we stopped in Flores to check out Tikal for a few days. Then we spent one month in this beautiful colonial town including the famous Semena Santa

  • Lake Atitlan, Guatemala

    Lake Atitlan, Guatemala

    Mar 7, 2013 Destinations

    We decided to take a 3 night break out of Antigua to make new friends, visit the beautiful lake villages and maybe even check out Central America's Largest Waterpark.

  • Northeast, USA

    Northeast, USA

    Dec 23, 2012 Destinations

    What started out as a few weeks in New York, ended up in a road trip down the whole East Coast of USA. You can read all about our 2.5 weeks in New York celebrating our first white Christmas & ball drop New Years Eve followed by visits to Philadelphia, Was…

  • Southwest, USA

    Southwest, USA

    Dec 1, 2012 Destinations

    On everyone's dream list. A trip to California, USA. Follow our journey as we struggle with jet lag in Hollywood, spend 3 birthdays & 3 days at Disneyland and then live it up in San Diego. A destination not to be missed!

  • Johor, Malaysia

    Johor, Malaysia

    Nov 9, 2012 Destinations

    A quick getaway to visit the brand new theme park Legoland. Surprise visits to Big Little Club & Hello Kitty and the most wonderful stay at Pulai Springs Resort. We want to go back to Johor, it's a little KL with a big kid friendly heart.

  • Ipoh, Malaysia

    Ipoh, Malaysia

    Nov 1, 2012 Destinations

    A road trip to Ipoh for a two night stay proved to be well worth it. Only 2.5 hours from Penang by car over the bridge we found a Malaysian abnormally set in the most rugger terrain.

  • Penang, Malaysia

    Penang, Malaysia

    Sep 24, 2012 Destinations

    Everyone needs to visit Penang. We were lucky enough to spend 2 months on this beautiful island, northwest coast of Peninsular Malaysia by the Strait of Malacca.

  • Thailand


    Aug 31, 2012 Destinations

    Thailand is known as the "land of smiles" for very good reason. Every year millions of tourists flock to the tropical beaches, nightlife and culture that is uniquely Thai.

  • Hong Kong, China

    Hong Kong, China

    Aug 25, 2012 Destinations

    I've been very excited about revisiting Hong Kong for the first time in 12 years and introducing it to the family. We jam packed this visit with as much as we could and hear you can read about where to go, what to see and how much it costs here in the lan…

  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    Jun 30, 2012 Destinations

    One month in Kuala Lumpur, here's all the blogs about it. Kuala Lumpur is the federal capital and most populous city in Malaysia. The city covers an area of 243 km2 (94 sq mi) and has an estimated population of 1.6 million as of 2012. Greater Kuala Lumpur…

  • Kota Kinabalu, Borneo

    Kota Kinabalu, Borneo

    Jun 30, 2012 Destinations

    Our gorgeous week in Kota Kinabalu. East Malaysia, NorthWest coast of Borneo. Affectionately known as KK, it is a major tourist destination. One we enjoyed unravelling.

  • Singapore


    Jun 28, 2012 Destinations

    Our 3 days in Singapore can be found here.

  • Bali, Indonesia

    Bali, Indonesia

    May 9, 2012 Destinations

    All the Bali blogs can be found here.