SON TRA PENINSUALA lies just 8 kilometers by motorbike east of Da Nang on Vietnam’s central coast but feels like a different world than the buzzing small city nearby. It’s truly a refreshing break from the city’s noise. A bike trip into the interior of Son Tra is an adventure into a green wonderland with […]Read More PHOTO ESSAY: Son Tra Peninsula, Vietnam
One of the highlights of any trip to Vietnam is the trip up the Central Coast from Mui Ne to Nha Trang. While there are several tourist attractions along this route, the biggest draw is simply the chance to be out in the natural beauty of this coastline. A storm had just passed through when […]Read More PHOTO/VIDEO ESSAY: Sunset at Cam Ranh, Vietnam
Three Temples: Sunrise over Angkor Wat is set just after the previous intro we posted, on the grounds of the main temple at Angkor as the sun rises and the day heats up. Enjoy! Produced, Filmed and Edited by Stacy Libokmeto. All music used by Attribution/Non-Commercial licenses from FreeMusicArchive.org. MUSIC: Salted Caramel by Black Twig […]Read More VIDEO: Sunrise Over Angkor Wat (Three Temples, Part I)
A lot of the experiences we’ve had traveling the world are easy to classify and relate to people who haven’t been to those places. But ask us about Angkor Wat, the largest religious monument on Earth – visible from space with the naked eye – created by the visionary leaders of the Hindu Khmer empire […]Read More Before Dawn (3 Temples Intro)
Dearest Misadventurists, This week, for your amusement (hopefully) we present a short video of the Misadventurists merrily dancing through Germany and the Czech Republic It’s impossible (and quite pointless) to judge on something this inherently absurd, and even if someone does…well, as one (Taylor) Swiftian witticism points out, “haters gon’ hate, hate, hate, hate, hate..” […]Read More VIDEO: Happy Dancing in Central Europe
Story by BEEJ. Photos by STAX. Dictator Nicolae Ceausescu pushed through construction of the Transfagarasan Highway in 1970. By all accounts the construction was hellishly difficult and brutal. Legend said he was spooked by the Soviet invasion of the former Czechoslovakia and wanted to build a military route to head off any similar invasion by […]Read More Taking on the Transfagarasan Highway: Transylvania, Romania
It’s the moment of truth for another Bluff the Reader Pop Quiz. And so, Without further ado (or interruption, or digression, as it were, et cetera), the correct answer was #3! Seems too ridiculous to believe, huh? But you must all have fish on your minds, because a lot of you beat us at our […]Read More This Week’s Bluff the Reader/Pop Quiz Answer Revealed
Okay, it’s time to reveal the winners of our 24 Hour PopQuiz! (Drum roll please, drummer that we keep on hand just to provide dramatic build-ups…) And the correct answer was: NUMBER 2. Even the very famous in India (like actress Aishwarya Rai, who rumor says had to marry a peepal tree before her Bollywood […]Read More Pop Quiz: Answer and Winners!
POP QUIZ: Here’s a new quiz for you all! One of these weird wedding traditions is a real practice. The other two are fake. Respond in the comments or with a FB message with what you think is the REAL wedding tradition (no Googling, people! Just your best guess) by the end of tomorrow, and […]Read More POP QUIZ!
Thanks to our mah-velous backers, we just tipped 10% funded with 25 days to go! Thanks so much to everybody who’s pledged or shared our Kickstarter page so far – for those who need it, here it is again: The next goal is to reach 40% funded – the magical number at which Kickstarter and […]Read More We’re 10% Funded with 25 Days to go….