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Where to Nap, Snack and Backpack on Koh Lanta

Koh Lanta Yai is a well-travelled island in the Krabi province (insert crabby joke here) of Thailand bordered by the Andaman sea. From the West side you can see the twin islands of Phi Phi and outrageous sunsets while you drink your Chang on one of the thin mattresses rolled out on the patios of the numerous beach bars. We love Koh Lanta because it’s beautiful, less developed that its party-hardy neighbours like Phi Phi and Phuket (we don’t love Phuket) but still travelled enough that it’s easy to get around. Continue reading

Day 104 – Scooter Gang, Party of 2 | Koh Lanta, Thailand

By day 104 we are ready to hop on to one of the ubiquitous island scooters and go for a look around Lanta. Our chariot is a baby-pink “Scoopy” ride with a hello kitty floor mat and some pretty sick skull and crossbones stickers. Obviously Marc looks like a total stud driving it. Obviously. Continue reading

Day 100 – My Tribe | Koh Lanta, Thailand

I recall quite often a story my Mom told me when I was little, and struggling with “fitting in” at school (no, I wasn’t always the gorgeous bombshell I am now… wait, when did I last shower?). This story is one of the most profound paradigm-shifting mind-blowing truth nuggets I have ever had laid before my ear holes (probably on par only with my high-school boyfriend Ian telling me my knees were weird looking and a university professor explaining that you can’t “catch up” on sleep, but I digress). Continue reading