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About Kevin

Kevin is a research analyst at a macro research firm and a private fund manager since 2012. He holds a Master of Management in Finance degree from McGill University and has passed all levels of CFA and FRM exam. Kevin is an avid traveler and photographer, with a record of 33 countries visited in 2019. He is a freelance contributor at Getty Image and is running two website in his spare time, journeyman.live and putamencapital.com

Mexico Trip Day 2: Hot Air Balloon at Teotihuacan, Mexico City

Teotihuacan in the Morning After sleeping for less than three hours the night before, I woke up at 5am sharp and brushed my teeth, preparing for a pickup at 5.30 am in the hotel lobby. Three days before departing from … Continue reading

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Mexico Trip Day 1: Mexico City

Sunrise at Palacio de Bella Artes, Mexico City Beautiful architecture, lively street scene and rich history of human civilization are three factors that attract me to visit Mexico as my first travel destination in 2020. Having traveled extensively across South … Continue reading

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Laos D5: Vientiane City Tour, Crossing to Thailand

Last night sleep was great and rejuvenating. We woke up slightly late today and headed for breakfast downstairs, next to the hotel lobby. Our accommodation in Vientiane, S Park Design Hotel, is a well-preserved and clean three star hotel with … Continue reading

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Laos D4: Hot Air Balloon in Vang Vieng, Road Trip to Vientiane

Vang Vieng from a hot air balloon ride during the sunrise   This morning I woke up at 5 am to catch the sunrise on a hot air balloon. It has been my dream, for quite a while, to go … Continue reading

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Laos D3: Vang Vieng, Nam Xay, Blue Lagoon, Tara Hotel

On the road to Vang Vieng, Laos Today we started our day 9.30am, driving toward Vang Vieng from Luang Prabang. Vang Vieng was the “party capital” of SE Asia up until 2010 when the authorities cleaned up the city image.  … Continue reading

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