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The how’s and wai’s of etiquette in Thailand

Thai etiquette everyone should know when traveling in Thailand Thailand’s King and Queen are the closest things to deities on earth, and are treated with great respect and reverence. So while political discourse is an American hobby, you should never … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Week 23Aug12 Phuket Thailand

This week’s Travel Photo of the Week takes us to picturesque Phromthep Cape in the southern most point of Phuket, Thailand to see the “Elephant Shrine.” As Thailand is predominantly Buddhist, this shrine is often mistaken as Buddhist, but in … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Week 8Dec11 Singapore

  Nicobar Pigeons are the closest living relative to the famously extinct Dodo birds. These colorful birds range from the Indian island of Nicobar in the Bay of Bengal, part of the northern range of the Malay archipelago to Thailand, … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Week 25Oct11 Costa Rica

  We monkey around in this week’s Travel Photo of the Week, a white-faced capuchin monkey in Costa Rica. These intelligent and adorable little primates were named such by European explorers as their white faces and brown bodies were reminiscent … Continue reading

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What is a “Mer-ee”?

Not every one is familiar with Mer-ee so I have asked our mascot and favorite travel companion to tell in his own words a little about himself. Mer-ee has been great fun to travel with and has been a great … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Week 12April11 Vietnam

        This week’s Travel Photo takes us to the “Pearl of the Orient”, Vietnam. Claudia and I encountered this scene while exploring the Mekong River outside of Ho Chi Min City (Saigon). Throughout time, rivers are the … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Week 9Mar11

Ko Phi Phi Island Thailand is the location of this week’s travel photo. There is no need to explain why this group of islands have been selected as a stunning back drop to several movies including the 007 franchise and … Continue reading

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March’s travel book review

Food, travel, and biting wit is the focus of GW Nunn Adventures travel book of the month. For March’s review we look at Anthony Bourdain’s “No Reservation: Around the World on an Empty Stomach.” We have absolutely no reservations about … Continue reading

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