Best of BMTM New to Be My Travel Muse? Want to use it as a one-stop interwebs resource for all things Southeast Asia travel and beyond? You’ve come to the right place! Here’s the best of the blog, broken down by category: Let’s do it! Best Travel Advice My Budget for 6 Months of Traveling in Southeast Asia Video of How I Packed Only Carry On for a Full Year How I Afford My Nomadic Lifestyle Everything I Travel With (My Fave Travel Gear) The Art of Haggling How to Take Great Photos and Videos (and the best ones I took during my first year of travel) Craziest Adventures hitchhiking in China Getting a Sak Yant Tattoo from a Monk in Thailand Hitchhiking in China: The Bone Bracelet Gift Finding, Attending, and Almost Ending up with a Bloody Nose at a Festival in Nepal I Made it to Second Base With a Ladyboy Stuck in Thailand During the Coup D’etat Crashing a Motorbike in Sumatra When I was Practially Sexually Assaulted in Nepal The Bare Open and Brutally Honest When it’s not perfect A Story About Love (But Not a Love Story) I Have No Idea What I’m Doing The Year of a Thousand Goodbyes What is Living the Dream, Exactly? When Traveling Sucks Best of the Off the Beaten Path Making Friends with Locals Bottle Beach on Koh Phangan, Thailand (Not Just a Full Moon Party Place) Yuan Yang: These are the Dreamy Rice Terraces You See in Pictures Phong Nha: The Highlight of Vietnam Kawah Ijen: Blue Flames in the Night Camiguin: The Friendliest Place in the Philippines The Land of Waterfalls in Laos Seeing Orangutans in Sumatra Almost 2 Years of Constant Traveling Later, This is Still My Favorite Memory The Best of Asia Feeling alive How to Really Fall in Love with Bangkok Why I’m so Hopelessly in Love with Pai, Thailand Sacred Spaces in China Dali: The Pai of China Staying with Locals in the Maldives Releasing Wishes, Dreams, and Lanterns into the Night Sky in Chiang Mai Adam’s Peak in Sri Lanka Nearly Touching Komodo Dragons in Indonesia A Love Letter to Cambodia The Annapurna Circuit in Nepal: The Most Beautiful Trek in the World?