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Living at the Maya Lifestyle Mall (Chiang Mai, Thailand)

Living at the Maya Lifestyle Mall (Chiang Mai, Thailand)

I ended up spending a week in Chiang Mai and 5 of those days were spent at the mall.  I don’t like shopping and when I do it’s always online.  So most of my time at the mall was spent doing all the non-shopping options.

Sydney: Boxing Day 2016

Sydney: Boxing Day 2016

They close down the streets in the main shopping area in Sydney on December 26 for Boxing Day.  This is the biggest shopping day of the year (on par with Black Friday in the U.S.) with the biggest sales.

Sydney: A Broken Phone and a Replacement

Sydney: A Broken Phone and a Replacement

While on the way to Katoomba, my Nexus phone died.  This was day 4 of my 4-week vacation.  Damn.  I am completely dependent on my phone for maps, directions, finding good places to eat and taking pictures quickly.  I have a real camera to take higher […]

Walking Around Sydney

Walking Around Sydney

Sydney – 12/25 – Day 1 Smoothly got out of the plane, through immigration and we were ready to get to the metro.  They use a very easy to understand system.

Helsinki to Tallinn Ferry Review – Eckero

Helsinki to Tallinn Ferry Review – Eckero

For only 19EUR, I took a 2 hour ferry ride on a cruise liner from Helsinki to Tallinn.  This was probably the best 19EUR I’ve ever spent.