Borneo to be Wild

Borneo to be Wild

Patrick once again picked up my slack, and wrote this awesome blog post on Borneo! Check it out: Alright, be honest - you have no idea where Borneo is, do you?  It’s okay, no one seems to know. It’s just the place where Anthony Bourdain goes to eat cockroaches and drink blood.  My North Carolina [...]

Throuple Takes Thailand

Throuple Takes Thailand

Sawasdee Ka and Happy New Year! They say nothing can prepare you for Bangkok, but what those naysayers don’t have by their side is a (practically) fluent Thai speaking, itinerary binding, third-wheeling, survival ninja - I’m talking to you, Matt!  For our eighth country, we decided five months was enough of a honeymoon, so we invited [...]

The Regrettable Death of the Passport Stamp

The Regrettable Death of the Passport Stamp

Guest post by Patrick: I try not to collect material things.  In a few ways I’ve failed.  Sharks teeth, yes.  Camera lenses, double yes.  But otherwise, I really try not to.  The ideal version of myself avoids the mass-consumerism that defined the 90’s and eventually caused the housing crisis. I don’t always live up to that [...]

Rurutu – Also Known as Roooooroooootoooo Depending on What Species You Ask

Rurutu – Also Known as Roooooroooootoooo Depending on What Species You Ask

Oh Rurutu, how I love thee! You know how every travel magazine has those lists that seem to come out each year with a title that reads something along the lines of “Best Islands You’ve Never Heard Of”?  Well, Rurutu is so unheard of that it slips through every single one of those lists, and [...]