After a quick couple days in Bangkok, we flew to Krabi, a southwest Thailand beach town on the Andaman Sea. Phuket is the more famous beach in the area, but our friends who previously lived in Bangkok recommended Krabi as a quieter, more laid-bank alternative.
Kail and I recently returned from our second (of three) regional rest breaks (RRB). Where were we? Paradise. Otherwise known as the Maldives. The Maldives are an island nation on the Indian Ocean comprised of 26 atolls, ring-shaped chains of islands/reefs.
Today I’m over at The New Diplomat’s Wife, where Ania is featuring El Salvador in this edition of her Notes from the Field series. I’ve been reading Ania’s blog since before we embarked on our FS journey and had been meaning to ask about a Salvadoran edition of Notes from the Field once we wereContinue reading “Notes from the Field: El Salvador”
http://youtu.be/FVAg0HNh2QUI got a GoPro and I love it. I tested it out over the weekend on another road trip to Barra de Santiago. The video above was shot and edited using just my GoPro and iPhone. Amazing! It is super-easy to use and the GoPro App (I have the iPhone version but there’s one forContinue reading “I Got a GoPro!”
Which finger is twice its normal size?I got stung by a bee on my finger, and it swelled to twice its normal size. Like, I couldn’t bend it. Or straighten it. Or move it, let alone hold a pen and write or even type very well. This happened at our beach club, where, incidentally IContinue reading “That Time I Found Out I’m Allergic to Bee Stings”
Every time I read a book I really like, it becomes my new favorite book. The novel I recommend that everyone read. My next book club suggestion. The most insightful work of nonfiction on my Kindle.Lately, I feel the same way about new places I visit in El Salvador.