Singapore Visitors Guide – Travel Ups and Downs

Singapore Visitors Guide – Travel Ups and Downs

When we came to SE Asia, we figured we’d be living in Singapore eventually. My partner had been talking with various companies and exploring roles in Singapore since we lived in San Francisco. Before we entertained another job offer from the area, we figured we...
Sri Lanka Travel Guide – Travel Highs & Lows

Sri Lanka Travel Guide – Travel Highs & Lows

We planned our visit to Sri Lanka mainly because we were ‘in the area’ after visiting India and Maldives. We had no idea how much we would love Sri Lanka and it turned out to be a highlight of our month long tour. Colombo is an easy flight from Kuala...
Brunei Travel Guide – Travel Highs & Lows

Brunei Travel Guide – Travel Highs & Lows

Brunei wasn’t really on our list of countries to visit when we came to Southeast Asia. We decided to visit Brunei, mainly because the plane tickets were about $30 from Kuala Lumpur. Brunei also seemed like an easy destination that wouldn’t require much...
Zero Waste in Asia | Sustainable Travel

Zero Waste in Asia | Sustainable Travel

Zero waste is mentioned a good deal on Infomiss. In many places in the US especially progressive urban areas like San Francisco, LA, NY and Seattle, avoiding and drastically limiting waste and packaging is fairly easy. Living zero waste in Asia challenges me as the...
Maafushi Maldives – How We Spent Our Days

Maafushi Maldives – How We Spent Our Days

Our family spent 6 days in Maafushi Maldives, which was lovely. Since our kids aren’t massive divers or full-on water enthusiasts yet, 4 days would have probably been sufficient for our family. We did have a wonderful and relaxing time and did manage to find...
Winning Tips – Maldives, The Good and the Bad

Winning Tips – Maldives, The Good and the Bad

We do our best to make good choices for our family when it comes to places we’ll travel, accommodations and activities. Many times, we nail it. And sometimes we fall for inflated reviews and get caught by our own poorly set expectations. So, I wanted to list...