A Temporary Goodbye

A few days ago was my last day teaching, at least for the time being, and it was a bittersweet day. I am currently saying a temporary goodbye to Indonesia and exploring the wonderful country of for Nepal for the month! Despite my excitement for this new adventure, it’s strange leaving Indonesia and to no longer teach here. […]

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Penang Perfection: 36 Hours in George Town, Malaysia

My grand love affair with Malaysia continues… For being teeny-tiny, Penang Island packs a punch. I could only stay for the weekend so I didn’t stray from the island’s hub of George Town, though next time I’ll be sure to mosey my way to the national park and Penang Hill. Even so, my 36 hours […]

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A Day in the Life

How exactly do I spend my days in one of the busiest and strangest countries in the world? Well, dear reader, grab a seat and let me tell you!  First, a fair warning: I lead a pretty boring existence. Most days are spent lesson planning, reading, petting random cats, blogging or working remotely for a […]

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The Monday-est of Mondays

Monday morning. 6:30 am. The Devil, which manifests itself within my alarm clock, awakes me. I change, get ready and am out the door 10 minutes later, banana in hand. I go to the garage to hop on my motorbike, which after sitting unused over the weekend was in a bit of a tight spot. I […]

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Yogyakarta: Java’s Little Gem

Anyone who has been to Yogyakarta will undoubtedly insist that it is the best city in Java. For those who have yet to visit, they are usually equally as confident that they will also love it. Two weeks ago I fell into the latter category and was constantly told, “you need to go!” That time has finally come, […]

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