Kuwait a Minute…

*Disclaimer: this post contains some sub par iPhone pictures taken during a very foggy headed, jet-lagged state! I am on a trip in India right now and when I was planning my departure I decided what better way to start my adventure than a four hour layover in Kuwait.  I am fortunate enough to be…

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Delicious Bagan

Earlier this year I spent a few weeks with my husband exploring a truly wonderful country, Myanmar.  Bagan is a must if you go to Myanmar, and we were very excited when we arrived there, following a 7 hour river boat ride from Mandalay.  Bagan is known for the beautiful temples scattered all over, making…

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Mt. Popa – Watch your step!

In Myanmar if you travel to Bagan a popular side trip is to Mount Popa; a spiritual mecca for Buddhists to check out shrines of some very important ‘nats’.  A nat (not a gnat) is a Buddhist spirit worshipped in Myanmar, originally part of Burmese folk religion.  After doing some homework I can say there…

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