Writing and Riding: From Vang Vieng, Laos to Saigon, Vietnam (The End Is Near)

Turns out sometimes even when you’re convinced about something — you can be flat out wrong. This goes for life in general and for our opinion of “soulless” Vang Vieng. … Continue reading Writing and Riding: From Vang Vieng, Laos to Saigon, Vietnam (The End Is Near)

Writing and Riding: Huay Xai, Laos Rest Day and Chiang Rai, Thailand

The sounds of Anne splashing in the pool (“Swimming is the best way to get rid of Lactic Acid in the muscles”) and the tap of my keys is all … Continue reading Writing and Riding: Huay Xai, Laos Rest Day and Chiang Rai, Thailand

Writing and Riding: Dien Bien Phu Vietnam to Muang Khua, Laos

Our new, constant friend — the gray sky — watched over us on our rest day in Dien Bien Phu. The day slipped by amidst late breakfast, errands which involved … Continue reading Writing and Riding: Dien Bien Phu Vietnam to Muang Khua, Laos

Writing and Riding: Lao Cai, Vietnam to Dien Bien Phu, Vietnam

One day it started raining, and it didn’t quit for four months. We been through every kind of rain there is. Little bitty stingin’ rain… and big ol’ fat rain. … Continue reading Writing and Riding: Lao Cai, Vietnam to Dien Bien Phu, Vietnam

Writing and Riding: Hanoi, Vietnam

Gooooood morning, Vietnam! Robin Williams (RIP) would have to agree, a cheerful greeting to the day is a good match for the fun, friendly, chaotic city of Hanoi, Vietnam. The … Continue reading Writing and Riding: Hanoi, Vietnam

From Sea to Shining Sea-ttle

And so the adventure begins — amidst an ample supply of water, both falling on our heads and gliding beneath us on our 30-minute ferry ride from Bainbridge Island to … Continue reading From Sea to Shining Sea-ttle