2006 - Asian Odyssey

October 19, 2006–March 12, 2009

The Adventure Below

October 31, 2006 — Sa Wat Dema
The adventure below continues…I extended my stay on Phi Phi by a couple of days in order to squeeze a few more dives in. The things I have seen will amaze you. Last night, I went on a night dive off of Phi Phi Lei… Read more

Too Much Tofu

October 30, 2006
Ito District, Wakayama Prefecture, Japan
Yesterday is best presented as a haiku: Five thirty a. m. There’s no hangover today A monk at my door. Two days ago I awoke with a a raging hangover from Halloween festivities and a missing camera. I was going to Koyosan for the evening, so I knew it would be a relaxed day. In Koyosan, a small mountain town about two hours south of Osaka… Read more

I Left My Camera in Dotambori

October 30, 2006
Osaka, Osaka Prefecture, Japan
It’s true. My camera is lost amongst the craziness that is Dottambori in Osaka. Unfortunately that means that all of my pictures from Phuket and Osaka are no more. Brian, do your best to get pictures from the wedding from the other Jason. I have a lot to say about Japan, and I feel like it will be best as multiple posts… Read more

Call Me Scuba Steve!

October 29, 2006 — Sa Wat Dema
And then there was one…I know I have been very delinguent in my blog posts, but I have much to talk about on this one and finally some time to do it, so get ready-So many things have been going on lately –my pal Ewen got married in Phuket, Jason is off in Japan, we slept through a bachelor party, we practiced our international relations with some young Isreali ladies… Read more

Go forth

October 25, 2006 — Tuk Tuk Reagan
Go forth Traveler Dema. Hold thight to that which binds us in youth; A desire to look behind the waterfall and discover your tomorrow. “Trust Thyself. Every heart vibrates to that iron string. . ” -R. W. Emerson Happy BDay Buddy!

Thai Witch Project

October 23, 2006
As we walked past the restaurant, it looked too familiar. We looked down and saw it: the same damn turtle. It was pushing five in the morning and we just wanted to get get back to our bungalow. It had been a long day of travel from Koh Pha-ngang to Kho Phi Phi (pronounced pee-pee. It never gets old). After two days of bucket drinking (a plastic bucket one flask of vodka or whiskey, one coke… Read more

Photo Update

October 23, 2006
Siem Reap, Cambodia
Ankor Wat: The beach at Koh Phi Phi Don: Maya Bay on Koh Phi Phi Leh (as seen in The Beach)

Full Moon Party

October 19, 2006 — Tuk Tuk Reagan
Full Moon Party: Hat Rin Beach, Ko Pha Ngan

Elephants Playing

October 19, 2006 — Tuk Tuk Reagan

Thai BBQ

October 19, 2006 — Tuk Tuk Reagan