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Traveling Solo in Tokyo

Is it safe to travel solo in Tokyo? What should you know before traveling alone in Tokyo? Read on Beat Nomad.

Adventure Travel · Asia · Laos · The Nomadic Life · Travel

Thakhek, Laos: The Bermuda Triangle of Rock Climbers

Month three of a round the world journey In November of this year, Liz and I landed in Hanoi to embark on our third month of travel, and we were tired. We had hit a wall, and wanted nothing more than to be somewhere warm, forget about bus schedules and border crossings and stay in…… Continue reading Thakhek, Laos: The Bermuda Triangle of Rock Climbers

Asia · In Photos · Thailand · The Nomadic Life

A Skipped Beat in Krabi, Thailand: Tuesday Travel Snapshot

Bringing you a travel snapshot from Beat Nomad’s archives each and every Tuesday: I had a serious space-cadet moment when I was in Ko yao noi, a small island about an hour’s boat ride from Krabi, while traveling around Thailand last September. I said goodbye to my friends, packed up my bag, got on a…… Continue reading A Skipped Beat in Krabi, Thailand: Tuesday Travel Snapshot

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Scenes from a Beaten Path: Thailand

The humidity felt like a second skin as my new friend and I sat collecting “Chang” and “Leo” cans on a hostel porch. A strange distant sound interrupted our conversation. “What was that?” “It sounded like an elephant…” “Impossible, we’re in a city.” Twenty minutes later two men passed in front of our porch, leading…… Continue reading Scenes from a Beaten Path: Thailand