We’d heard that Phuket was popular. Despite that, we decided to go there anyway.
We expected Bangkok to be a vile den of unspeakable horrors and human degradation, I mean, why else go there?
To state the obvious so we can move on: Yes, Bali is unquestionably beautiful. Yes, yes, hells yes. What did you expect me to say? I mean, it’s freaking Bali.
I had no idea how many Chinese you could fit in one city. (Hint: a lot.)
We wanted to be able to tell people that we’d been to Kuala Lumpur. Check!