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Carly Messmer
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charleston transplant. kentucky native. internet marketer & seo manager.
charleston transplant. kentucky native. internet marketer & seo manager.

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Throughout our trip, I kept detailed notes on all of the money we spent. I’m sharing financial figures on how we made a multi-country and month trip work without spending our life savings. In each location, we set a specific budget for food,…

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Almost two months ago Adam and I were in Tokyo. For the last 54 days, we’ve been adjusting to life back in the US and life back in a city where we both grew up. Here’s what’s been going on in my neck of the woods since we’ve been back: Quality family time…

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Oh yikes. I’m way behind on this blog. The last few weeks have been pretty go, go, go. The fast-paced travel life doesn’t translate well to writing detailed blog posts. In the last four weeks we’ve been to Malaysia, Cambodia, Hong Kong, and Vietnam. We’re…

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Exploring Angkor Wat in Cambodia Today’s our anniversary! Crazy! We keep calling it our wedding’s second birthday. To celebrate, I’m eating as much dim sum as my little heart can take. Bring on the dumplings. We’re currently in Hong Kong, in the middle of…

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Photo of the Week: Elephant Nature Park

From my personal Facebook account this week: For the past week we’ve been volunteering at Elephant Nature Park in Northern Thailand. Our duties have included prepping elephant food, planting trees, cleaning up elephant poo, cutting grass and corn, and…

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One of the activities I was most excited to take part in while in Thailand was participating in a Thai cooking class. I wanted to learn more about Thai food and expand my obsession beyond Pad See Ew and Pad Thai. We learned the importance of Trip Advisor…

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This week has been relaxing. We’ve been in Chiang Mai for a little over two weeks and have crossed most of the tourist “to-do” items off of our checklist. We’re starting our adventure at Elephant Nature Park in a few days and we’re still a little unsure…

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Today’s featured blog guest is Suzanne from PhilaTravelGirl. Suzanne’s blog is a great resource for budgeting for your trip. We’re attempting to fly back to the US on rewards points only, so Suzanne’s blog has been a helpful to learn new tricks and tips.…

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We’ve been in Chiang Mai, a city in Northern Thailand, for the last week and for four of those days we stayed at the most wonderful resort about an hour outside of the city. I found Relive Resort through airbnb and it looked like the perfect place to just…

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Hi, everyone! Today I’m linking up with Jenn and Jessi to share what’s been hap-pinning with me lately. // We’ve been in Asia for a month! That is crazy to me. You wouldn’t know it from my blog (still working on those New Zealand recaps), but we’ve been…
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