They really do stand out.… Read More The “Rich Kid” Backpacker
Yesterday I decided to fly into Krabi Airport, instead of its alternative Surat Thani to get to the Full Moon Party. Why does any of that even matter? Well because Surat Thani is on one side of the island (the side you need to catch the ferry from to Ko Pha Ngan) while Krabi is… Read More Introducing Steerage Class
Of course when I am traveling through Asia and meeting new people, the topic of conversation always includes the infamous where are you from? It is always interesting to actually get to know and meet the people you are talking too, and learn about their culture as well. Plus it’s a great conversation starter that… Read More You’re SO Far From Home
As many of you know already more often then not, I travel alone. While at first it was purely just because I wanted to get out and see new places and none of my friends could take as much time off from work or life as me to travel, now if given the option to… Read More Table For One (Adventures Of A Solo Traveler)
Just recently I have decided that I was finished traveling to only the capital cities of each country. Sure getting to see the highlights of Rome, Paris, Tokyo, Buenos Aires, London and the sorts are all beautiful and offer an extensive amount to see and do, but they are also extremely international cities, and with… Read More Sabaidee Luang Prabang!
Unfortunately like most high schools in America, my school did not offer Lao as a language we could start to learn in the ninth grade. There were the usual options such as Spanish, Italian, French and even some languages I thought were exotic at the time like Russian and Chinese. Lao simply didn’t make the… Read More You Don’t Speak Lao?
I learned early on in life, like most children, that you can’t judge a book by its cover. I also learned that the world is full of different people, (especially thanks to growing up in New York). There are numerous genders, sexual orientations, motives, cultures, norms, languages, religions, and practices. That no one way is… Read More Here’s To You, 24 (One Night In Bangkok)