Random Observations

There is nothing more sad than a brown ocean

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Entering Southeast Asia

**Arrived in Bangkok on 10/29 and took overnight train to Laos, arriving on 10/30 **Unfortunately, we have no photos to share because our little camera with photos of Bangkok and Laos was lost/stolen šŸ˜¦ Sneaking in a visit to London was just the right medicine to cure our Big Apple withdrawalsĀ and charge up our batteries […]

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Sitting in Split

** Arrived on September 17th and Departed on September 23rd After our long week at sea we found ourselves at a crossroads. We were awaiting some information from back home that would determine if we continued heading east to Southeast Asia or doubled back through Europe. It seems crazy to write, but it felt like […]

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Sailing on the Black Pearl

**Arrived in Dubrovnik on September 9th, embarked on Black Pearl on September 10th and Disembarked in Split on September 16th The title is no play on words. The name of the gulet (small wooden yacht) we embarked to sail up the Adriatic Sea was indeed the Black Pearl. Unfortunately, our captain was not a rum […]

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Exploring the one and only, Cappadocia!

**Arrived on September 4th and Departed on September 7th One of the most important moments in US history was Star Wars. And yes, we do mean the movie, and not the Reagan initiative to protect us from nuclear ballistic missiles. Before it, a flash light was still a flash light, Big Foot was just a […]

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Istanbul – Sights and Shopping

* Arrived in Istanbul on August 30th and departed September 4th. For those of you who have never been, Istanbul is no small city. Interestingly, it is the largest city in Europe and thus, it is near impossible to experience it from all angles within a week. Our hotel was located in Sultanahmet, which is […]

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