Returning to Chiang Mai

I was in Chiang Mai nearly two months ago but I finally found myself with four days of doing absolutely nothing in Kuala Lumpur, so what better time to catch up on a little writing than the present? Plus, I have a comfy little box all to myself at the Reggae Mansion, where the wifi is […]

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A Weekend in the Highlands

Cameron Highlands is home to tea plantations, strawberries, and… well, that’s really about it. I ventured over from KL for a 2.5 day, 3 night trip and even that proved to be a bit on the longer side. Despite being slightly anticlimactic as a whole, I can’t deny the immense beauty of the tea plantaions hidden […]

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KL, a Simple Welcome Back

I’ve been to the lovely Kuala Lumpur International Airport over two dozen times more times than I want to admit. The city of Kuala Lumpur, on the other hand, I’ve not been to as often as I’d like, though my return here had me immediately feeling right at home.  After landing, I made my way […]

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Meet Dobby, the Magical Cat

Most days that I teach are filled to the brim with a whirlwind of students, classrooms and lessons. Other days I have only one class in the morning and spend the rest of the day sitting in the teacher’s lounge occupying my time with animal videos productive activities. Tuesday was a slow day and as […]

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Waterfalling in Love With Ubud

Ubud is a very, very welcome breath of fresh air after being anywhere near busy Kuta. This isn’t to say that Ubud isn’t a bustling place, because it is (thanks Julia Roberts…) and you’ll still be asked if you want a taxi or massage every 20 feet, but with a calmer atmosphere and laidback attitude it’s […]

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