December 19: Bogotá, Colombia

Hotel de la Opera – Candelaria. $140 for double occupancy.

December 20-23: Armenia

Hacienda Bambusa

December 23-27: Cartagena

Hotel Casa la Fe – Calle segunda de Badillo #36-125.

December 27-29: Villa de Leyva

Hotel Plaza Mayor

December 29-30: Bogotá

Hotel Cite – Zona Rosa. $122 per night.

October 30-November 2: Puerto Rico (Bacardi Triangle at El Conquistador)




July 20-29: Cuba


An evolving itinerary of when we will be where. For friends who plan on meeting Dav and I, or those who wish they were.

A sampling of photos from our travels can be found here and here.

November 25th-30th: Los Angeles

December 1st: Singapore

December 2nd-4th: Kuta, Bali

Aquarius Star Hotel – Legian St. No. 116. 180,000 rupiah for a double room. Center of Kuta, quiet, cheap internet, breakfast included.

December 4th-6th: Sanur, Bali

Gustav’s – on a gang off the main road. 180,000rp for a double room. New bathroom, quiet, balcony, breakfast included.

December 6th-10th: Nusa Lembogan

Pondok Baruna – Jungubatu beach. 150,000rp for a double room. On the beach, pool, diving school, patio, brackish shower water.

December 10th-29th: Ubud, Bali

Tunjung Bungalows – Jl. Sugriwa. 70,000rp for a double room (bargain price for 3 week stay). Patio, incredibly nice family, breakfast included.

December 29th-30th: Senggigi, Lombok

Bale Kampung – 120,000rp for a double room. Free internet, friendly owners, breakfast included, delicious and cheap restaurant, but no sink in the rooms.

December 30th-January 4th: Gili Air

Sunrise Hotel – 400,000rp for a family room (sleeps up to 4 or 5). 2-story thatched bungalows with outdoor living room and daybeds, large bathroom with brackish shower water, on the beach and near cluster of good restaurants and bars.

January 4th-January 12th: Kuta, Lombok

Novotel – Sasak villa paid for by mom. Beautiful resort on private beach, gym, internet, movie theater, daily activities (yoga, cooking class, beach games, etc.), delicious buffet breakfast included.

January 12th-14th: Ubud, Bali

Ibu Oka Guesthouse – paid for by mom.

January 14th-29th: Bingin beach, Bali

Susie Beach Inn – 100,000rp for a double room. Amazing family, free use of next door infinity pool, TV and DVD player available, optional outdoor bathroom, balcony, small restaurant.

January 29th-February 2nd: Bangkok, Thailand

Harn Guesthouse – Tanao Rd. 400Baht for a double room. Right off of Khao San Road, hot water, internet.

February 2nd-5th: Kanchanaburi, Thailand

Jolly Frog – 200B per room. Private bath, large lawn with hammocks, good and cheap restaurant with occasional live music, tours and transportation available.

February 5th-6th: Ayutthaya, Thailand

Toto Guesthouse – Little Khao San Road. 200B for a room. Shared bath, loud and stuffy rooms, free internet, good nightly bar/live music.

February 7th-21st: Chiang Mai, Thailand

The White House – Soi 5 near the Thapae gate. 250B for a room. Hot water, private “balcony”, near the center of town and weekend night markets, tours and transportation available.

February 22nd-25th: Phenom Penh, Cambodia

Royal Guesthouse – Central Phenom Penh (5-minute walk to the Tonle Sap River). $8-10US for a room. Hot water, clean, fan, cable TV, arranges tours and offers free pickup from the airport and buses, small restaurant and shop, internet.

February 25th-March 2nd: Siem Reap, Cambodia

Happy Guesthouse – off of Wat Bo street. $5-6US for a room. Hot water, clean, fan, cable TV, bus and tour tickets, good restaurant, free internet, free pickup from the airport and buses.

March 2nd: Bangkok, Thailand

March 3rd-10th: Canggu/Echo Beach, Bali

Pande Homestay – 180,000rp for a double room. AC, cable TV, quiet and clean, nice family, free tea/coffee.

March 10th-21: Bingin beach, Bali

Susie Beach Inn

March 21st-24th: Kuta, Bali

Kubu Hotel – Gang Sorga. 175,000rp for a double room with fan, pool, free wifi, small breakfast (a.k.a. not worth it).

March 24th-27th: Nusa Lembogan

Pondok Baruna – 400,000rp for 3 people. AC, pool, clean room, private sitting area, hot water, diving school.

March 27th-30th: Kuta, Bali

Kubu Hotel

March 30th-April 4th: Seminyak, Bali

*Villa Kresna – $250US for a 2-bedroom villa with private pool. $150US for a suite. Balinese style architecture, great breakfast with daily choices, AC, kitchen in the villa with appliances, outdoor living area, cable TV, free drinking water.

April 4th-6th: Kuta, Bali

Kubu Hotel

April 6th-10th: Gili Trawangan

Scallywags – $85US for a double room (low season). Outdoor, private sitting area, AC, welcome drink, fridge, hot water, outdoor bathroom, cable TV, free drinking water, buffet breakfast, great restaurant.

April 10th-14th: Kuta, Lombok

Segare Anak – 305,000rp for a  room for 4. AC, huge room, breakfast, pool, popular with travelers.

April 15th-24th: Bingin beach, Bali

Susie’s Beach Inn

April 24th-26th: Kuta, Bali

Arena Hotel – Gang Sorga. 150,000 for a double room. AC, cable TV, hot water, clean room, terrace, large pool, cheap transportation to the airport.

April 26th: Singapore

April 27th-May 1st: Los Angeles

May 1st: Boston