Jwu Jiu Teahouse in Chiayi Southern Taiwan

Jwu Jiu Teahouse in Chiayi – A Step Back into Time

Step back into time with me at Jwu Jiu Teahouse in Chiayi in Taiwan. This traditional Chinese teahouse is set over a koi pond with a stunning garden view.

Girls on the Beach at Gili Trawangan, Lombok, Indonesia

Living the Island Dream! Accommodations on Gili Trawangan

There are loads of great options for accommodations on Gili Trawangan, but this article covers our stay at Vila Ombak Sunset and Vila Ombak.

Girls on the Beach at Gili Trawangan, Lombok, Indonesia

Gili Islands, Lombok – A Remote Island Experience in Indonesia

You can have a remote island experience and live your tropical dream in the Gili Islands, Lombok. Lounge around on beautiful beaches, gorge on fresh seafood every day, and snorkel through crystal clear waters, or dance the night away in trendy bars and al-fresco restaurants.

Photo Essay: Where I Traveled to in 2013

2012 and 2013 were not kind to the Kellenberger or the Marshall families, but we have had plenty of love and support from family and friends to help us through. The last six weeks have been especially difficult for us, but I’m glad to be putting 2013 behind us. We’re looking forward to a positive and successful 2014. Happy New Year to my dear friends and family all over the world!

Maokong Gondola

Maokong Gondola, Taipei’s Cable Car to the Emerald Peaks

Taipei’s Maokong Gondola is a first-rate cable car experience in Taipei, Taiwan. It promises stunning views and lots of photo opportunities along the way. Taipei’s Maokong Gondola is part of the Taipei MRT system, allowing visitors easy access to Taiwan’s famous tea plantations and rugged mountain terrain.

Maobitou Scenic Area in Kenting National Park

Maobitou Scenic Area in Kenting National Park

The terrain of Maobitou Scenic Area in Kenting National Park in Taiwan is a limestone reef coast that is said to resemble the form of a crouching cat looking out to sea. This area is also famous because a scene from Ang Lee’s film Life of Pi was filmed here. (Photo Essay and travel information)

Kazbegi, Georgia

Travel Georgia: The Road to Kazbegi – A Journey through the Caucasus Mountains

A travel tale of our journey from Tbilisi to the tiny mountain village of Kazbegi in the Caucasus Mountains, just a short 10km away from the Russian border.