Goodbye Europe, Hello Asia

Our quick stop in Madrid last week marked the end of what turned out to be an incredible 3 months in Europe. One last cafe con leche and we packed up and boarded our flight headed east to Kuala Lumpur.  After what seemed like several days in transit we landed and immediately started to feel the jet lag and culture shock.

It’s taken a few days, but we’re rested and starting to adjust to the change in scenery. Some changes – like the intense heat or getting stared and pointed at – are a everyday things and remind us that that norms and comforts of home are very far away. Others changes, like the food, friendly people and vastly different way of life have whet our appetite for the places yet to come. It’s exciting to be in a completely new and different part of the world that neither of us have been before!


rickshaw drivers looking for potential customers


street art in Georgetown, Penang


men scaling fish on the end of Chew Jetty


little India in the afternoon


4 thoughts on “Goodbye Europe, Hello Asia

  1. You guys must be having an amazing incredible time as evident by your posts. What a fascinating journey to travel the world and experience all of the different cultures throughout the world. It’s an unbelievable once in a lifetime experience. We think about you guys all the time and look forward to reading your posts. Stay safe and enjoy your travels…. and see you soon. Love, Uncle Steve

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