Roadtrip #2: Cape Cod and Boston

The past week has been full of little fishing villages, whales, beaches, and sunshine. Rhonda Burgundy took us all around the southern parts of New England, through Rhode Island and Massachusetts.

New London in Connecticut was an appropriate starting point for our journey into New England. We disembarked from the ferry from Long Island there, and headed towards Cape Cod. We travelled through the small state of Rhode Island, and stopped in Newport, home of the America’s Cup. What a gorgeous town! There were lots of little old houses and a cute village around the waterfront.

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Kalaw-Inle Lake trek, Myanmar: in which we walked through rice paddies and slept on the floor in village houses

The three-day, 50 km trek from Kalaw to Inle Lake was something that we had been excited to do since we decided to come to Myanmar. Continue reading