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2 Weeks in the Philippines

Mabuhay! That means ‘welcome’ in Tagalog, the language used in the Philippines. My following on Twitter has grown quite a…

Being Back in Thailand

It’s a weird feeling. A good feeling. Thailand was the first country I went to when I started traveling around…

I Broke My Tooth While Eating Rice in Malaysia

Not joking, I seriously broke my tooth while eating fried rice for lunch. I have always had weak teeth my…

14 Reasons Why You Should Take a Travel Gap Year

Thinking back to my 18-year old self (which was 6 years ago… when did I get so old?), I was…

6 Months After Traveling the World

From St. Louis, to Chicago, to Iceland, to Sweden… my first solo adventure began. I can still remember everything about…

Malaysia is a Digital Nomad’s Hidden Gem

You might be wondering what a digital nomad even is? The phrase has been around for many years, but up…

My Plans of Where to Travel in 2018

I’m not much of a planner, so seeing that I have an idea of where I’ll be during each month…

From Canggu to Kuala Lumpur

I’ve spent the past 28 days in Bali and it’s officially time to say goodbye. I honestly have mixed feelings…

How Traveling Helps You Become a Better Person

Instead of writing about destinations today, I want to give my perspective about traveling with more insight and meaning. There…

24 Hours in Bali

From US, to Sweden, to Bangkok, to ending the year in Bali! A year ago, if you would have told…

First Day in Bangkok

In my 60 Days of Living in Sweden post I mentioned that it’s time to move onto my next destination….

60 Days of Living in Sweden as an American

2 words: Swedish Meatballs. Seriously, I’ve eaten that every – single – morning. I think I pass the test to…

Why I’m Never Moving Back to America

This may sound a bit silly, but I’ve always felt like I never belonged in the United States. I have…

I Quit My Job and Bought a One Way Ticket

Let’s be real, everyone and their mother wants to travel, but they allow excuse after excuse to stop them. Traveling…