A Pre-Covid Myanmar Journey, Part 1

A Pre-Covid Myanmar Journey, Part 1 26 may 2020 Despite having lived in Southeast Asia for nearly seven years I didn’t get a chance to explore Myanmar for the first time until very recently (March 2020). The so-called “Golden Land” has been at the top of my travel list for years now and as I […]

Travel From Home: Our Favorite Virtual Travels


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Experiential Learning

There have been a myriad of books written about how travel provides an education that no school ever could. The basic idea is summed up in the famous quote “I never really started learning until I began to travel.” Over the years the travel experience has embraced, rejected, created, and re-embraced many different identities, be […]

Behind the Scenes of a Smiling Albino Trip – Part 4

Photo: The Smiling Albino sales team, Bangkok. Like many industries, the travel and tour business is a lot like an iceberg – what you see is only a small fraction of the whole package. From a client’s point of view, most any service they pay for – be it getting a package from FedEx, sending […]