Bangkok Canal
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Bangkok Tourists

It’s been a year since we were such Bangkok tourists and I still haven’t posted most of the pictures. Sad! After our first day venturing into Bangkok to see Wat Pho, we decided to head back up the Chao Praya to see the Grand Palace. The goal was to take the public river boat transport, […]

Bangkok
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Our First Day in Bangkok

I was firmly against going to Southeast Asia with young kids. Then we went there with a 3 year old and a 6 month old. I have historically been totally pro-travel with young kids, but I drew the line at SE Asia. Something about more hot and humid weather, lots of young well-to-do Westerners looking to […]

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Vienna, AUSTRIA – July 2016 : PART ONE

We traveled to Vienna, Austria in July 2016! It was our first trip as a family of four! As if through divine intervention, a few factors miraculously came together in the final days of nursery school before summer which allowed us to make last-minute travel plans: Henry’s passport finally came in; at the same time, […]

Lake Wakitipu, NZ
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South Island: Queenstown, NEW ZEALAND – Part Three

Queenstown >> As we left Invercargill we decided to forgo a few hurried days of traveling through Fjordland in favor of staying and playing in Queenstown instead. I left the decision up to Matt, mostly, because it was a priority of his to see Fjordland. He spoke with a local gentlemen somewhere between Dunedin and Invercargill who suggested […]

Lake Wanaka New Zealand
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South Island, NEW ZEALAND 2015 – Part Two

Part two of our South Island, New Zealand road trip! From Wanaka to Dunedin, through the Catlins, and on to Invercargill. Wanaka -> Dunedin Waking up in Wanaka, we were excited to get the day started and to see some more of the town. Again, a lot of NZ felt like “home” to us, because of […]