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8 05, 2013

The bizarre foods of Beijing’s Dong Hua Men Night Market

By | May 8th, 2013|Beijing, China, Photo Essay, Travel Tips|6 Comments

Down Beijing's Wangfujing Street lies a bizarre spectacle; a culinary adventure; a uniquely Chinese experience.However you choose to view it, the Beijing Night Market (Dong Hua Men) has a little [...]

19 04, 2013

Two if by tuk tuk: A photographic journey through the streets of Phnom Penh

By | April 19th, 2013|Cambodia, Photo Essay, Travel Tips|0 Comments

 The gritty streets of Phnom Penh reflect the scars of history and foreshadow prospects for the future.Although thirty years have passed since the brutal reign of the Khmer Rouge, Cambodia [...]

18 03, 2013

My favorite images from my trip to Myanmar

By | March 18th, 2013|Myanmar, Photo Essay|9 Comments

I usually find that, if asked, I can ramble on and on about each of my trips for days on end.But for some reason, with Myanmar it's different. My experience there is [...]

11 03, 2013

A closer look at the Nine Dragon Wall in Beijing

By | March 11th, 2013|Beijing, China, Photo Essay, Travel Tips|8 Comments

It only took six months, but this past weekend, we finally made it to the Forbidden City in Beijing.Justin visited the impressive imperial complex back in 2004 during a family [...]

4 03, 2013

WorldView: Buddhist nun in Yangon’s Bogyoke Market

By | March 4th, 2013|Myanmar, Photo Essay, Photo of the week, Weekly Worldview|0 Comments

It is a common, but colorful scene throughout Southeast Asia. Every morning, Buddhist monks and nuns wearing beautiful flowing robes of maroon or pink shuffle through the streets of Yangon, [...]

2 03, 2013

Portraits from Myanmar (Burma)

By | March 2nd, 2013|Myanmar, Photo Essay, Portraits of Pangea|15 Comments

There was so much I did not know about Myanmar before we traveled there in January.One of the lesser-known countries in Southeast Asia, Myanmar (also called Burma) dazzled our eyes and [...]

21 02, 2013

A day exploring the Temple of Heaven in Beijing

By | February 21st, 2013|Beijing, China, Photo Essay, Travel Tips|3 Comments

The Temple of Heaven, more properly referred to as Tian Tan, is definitely one of China's most impressive cultural treasures.One of China's largest temple complexes, it is quite deservedly recognized [...]

24 01, 2013

My favorite images from our Central American adventure

By | January 24th, 2013|Belize, Central America, Guatemala, Mexico, Photo Essay, Travel Tips, Tulum|11 Comments

Before we made our big move to China we managed to squeeze in our already planned vacation to Central America.Although we were busy and nervous preparing for our move, we [...]

17 01, 2013

4 spectacular sunsets on Caye Caulker

By | January 17th, 2013|Belize, Central America, Photo Essay, Photo of the week, Travel Tips|2 Comments

The Belizian island of Caye Caulker (pronounced "key" Caulker) is known for its slow-paced lifestyle and no-worries attitude with a gorgeous Caribbean backdrop.We spent about five days on the lazy [...]

22 12, 2012

Our top 10 travel photos of 2012

By | December 22nd, 2012|Beijing, Belize, Central America, Chicago, China, Guatemala, New England, New Hampshire, New York City, North Korea, Photo Essay, South Korea, White Mountains|13 Comments

This year in travel far exceeded our wildest expectations. When the year began, we didn't know if we would even leave the country, let alone that we would move out [...]