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The True Cost of the Gold Wedding Band

The Province of Loei in Northeast Thailand is blessed with many mineral deposits. However, beneath the beauty of jagged mountains and famous national parks, chemicals course quietly through rivers and streams, killing many local species and poisoning the villagers. Loei … Continue reading

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So it’s been awhile…

So it has been a little while since I last wrote. Life has been exceedingly busy and I’m not gonna lie, I have been putting off writing this post because so much happens every day that I simply don’t know … Continue reading

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“You’ve got some bug on your lip…”

Walking down any city street in Thailand is an assault on the senses. Motorcycles whiz by, tuk tuks honk their horns, thousands of colors from the various wares being sold attack the eyes. However, most striking among the sensory overload, … Continue reading

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1,000 Vaccinations to Get Before You Die

Being a seasoned traveler, I was not concerned about the multitude of things to be done before embarking on the 24 hour plane ride that would bring me to the “city of squalor”, as The Hangover‘s Mr. Chow describes the … Continue reading

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