I made it to Springfield! I would have posted earlier, but I took a shower and unpacked! … [Read more...] about Home sweet home
A part of me I sad that this trip must come to an end, but a part of me is homesick and ready to eat real food. My first trip will be to Big Whiskey's for the biggest cheeseburger I can find. The most problem some part of this trip is the lack of what I consider "good" food. If I ever see fish sauce gain I'll probably freak out! Yesterday we took a trip on the Indian Ocean via … [Read more...] about Farewell Asia, hello America!!
Phuket is amazing! It is so beautiful here. Today I sat by the pool and enjoyed delicious drinks and a wonderful view. The picture below is our view from the pool. Tonight we are going to watch the sunset while eating dinner on the beach. The beach is only 15 minutes from the resort which is great! I told myself that I had no desire to travel to Asia. However, I'm so thankful … [Read more...] about Phuket
We went to the MBK mall and had a dinner cruise tonight. The tour guide took us to a gem factory and we got to see how the stones are made. At first, I was a little disappointed because only four of us went on the factory tour and it would have been nice to have the group together. However, our group still had fun and respected the tour guide who was excited to take us to the … [Read more...] about MBK mall and dinner cruise
Wow, today was a beautiful day. We started the day at the floating market by taking a boat ride. We bought localized goods and traveled on a three hour drive to the Tiger Temple. We were able to interact and pose with the adult tigers. Deer, wild boar, horses, and other animals also interacted with us. We left the temple and went to an elephant farm to ride the elephants … [Read more...] about Tiger Temple