ZZ Top Meets Loyd Christmas in Bagan April 9th 2015 I'll start out the blog by saying any words I write and the 350+ photos I took (and tiny amount I'll post) do not do this place justice. It is one of the most beautiful and awe inspiring places I've seen. The magnitude of the buildings and the vastness of ruins are simply too hard to explain and cameras can't capture it. I'll do what I can but this place should go near the top of anyone's places t ... read more
Asia » Burma » Mandalay Region » Bagan Britain conquered Burma over a period of 62 years (1824-1886) and incorporated it into its Indian Empire. Burma was administered as a province of India until 1937 when it became a separate, self-governing colony; independence from the Commonwealth wa... ... read more
I quit my cushy job in health care software in January of 2008 and hit the road with my younger brother Darren (the one on the left of the photo). We had plane tickets to South East Asia and not much of a plan beyond that. It turned into one of the best years of my life. And, as a result of this blog, I convinced many of my friends to leave their uninspiring jobs and travel as well!
I am now finishing medical school in the United States and starting residency shortly. Money is tight, becoming a MD has me pinned down, but I jump at every opportunity I can to get out on the road.... full info