Hello and welcome to one of our final blogs as we enter the home stretch of this trip. This week we came out of student directed travel through the wild… Read More

Mr Him

Nestled on the southern coast of Cambodia lies the town of Kampot, a short walk through the town will find you more english text than Khmer script as foreign run… Read More

Kmer Fun

Hello blog readers, my name is Brenden and I will be the one writing the blog this week. Our last day at PTD involved watching a group of Khmer students… Read More


This week was spent transitioning, we left from a peaceful yoga meditation retreat into the small city of Chaing mai Thailand for one day.we spent this day at a pool… Read More

Thai Time

Hello everyone and all distinguish guest; I’m Martin Farias!. I will be the first author in writing our first blogs, as each week goes by, everyone will have a chance… Read More

Scavenger Hunting

After seven-teen hours of travel, our group of eight have made it to the magical country of Thailand. Its unbelievable to think after weeks of preparing mentally for this trip… Read More

Sabai Sabai

The Southeast Asia group has found each other, all 8 of them are already getting to know each other, playing some shuttle cock (a vietnamese game) and about ready to… Read More

Packing Our Bags

Sawadee! (Hello!) Sabai Crew and all who will be following and supporting us on this journey! Anya and Chris here, your OEs for Carpe Diem’s Spring Sabai Semester. We write… Read More

Finishing touches

We never thought this day would come. After all our crazy absurd adventures and experiences, we are actually down to our last few hours in Southeast Asia. Its hard to… Read More

The Things We Carried

In Thailand we carried bulging heavy packs into the San Francisco airport, our day packs strapped across our chests and our hands dripping with sweat. We carried different backgrounds and… Read More

Student Directed Travel Begins

After spending the week scuba diving and relaxing on Phu Quoc, student directed travel has officially begun! As a group we’re responsible for booking accommodations, transportation, and day-to-day activities. It… Read More