Ruby’s Trip Finale

What I learned

  • get to the airport three hours early (so you have time to check in)
  • it’s fun to splurge on business class at the end of a long trip (it’s fun!)
  • Kindles are better than physical books (they take up less space)


New skills

  • weaving palm fronds
  • scuba diving
  • horse riding
  • blogging
  • navigating subways (better)
  • silversmithing
  • e-biking




  • Hong Kong yuan
  • Thai baht
  • Burmese kyat
  • Bhutanese ngultrum
  • Malaysian ringgit
  • Brunei dollar
  • Indonesian rupiah
  • Sri Lankan rupee
  • UAE (Dubai) dirham
  • Kyrgyz som
  • Mongolian tögrög
  • Beijing yuan
  • South Korean won



  • miles:29,086
  • days:80
  • countries:16


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  1. Wow! What a fantastic global adventure! Thank you for sharing all the fun with us. I really enjoyed your blog (and your folks’ blogs, too!). Glad you are home, safe and sound. Hope 5th grade has gotten off to a great start and that you have a wonderful year at Cascadia!
    All the best,
    Shelly GIlbert