Life of Pai

Once upon a time, I decided that Thailand wasn’t my favorite place ever, but I decided to give it another go and since I’d heard only great things about Pai I thought I’d throw it on the itinerary. Well, I’m here to report back that Pai didn’t excite me, but it wasn’t terrible either. It is a little backpacker town […]

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Two Weeks Traipsing Through Nepal

Nepal, a summary: Hard pillows, wonderful people, awful roads, dust everywhere. Nepal, in detail: I say this with full knowledge of what shook the country to it’s core nearly two years ago to the day, but Nepal looks like a place that is recovering from a disaster that occurred only a fews month ago. I’m not sure what it […]

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Hiking the Dhampus Trail, Nepal

We traipsed up stone steps and trundled through goat filled paths; We traversed the trail and travelled alongside the Himalayas. We triumphantly trotted our way through the Dhampus trek in Nepal! Okay, so it was more of a mild 2-day hike and not exactly Everest-esque, but it was still great. THE START First things first: […]

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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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