Tag Archive: adventure

Your Island Guide to Gili T

An island with no cars, crystal clear water filled with friendly sea turtles, coconuts the size of my head, and a laidback vibe unlike any other. I have officially found the ultimate beach… Continue reading

Trekking Thailand: Elephants, Tigers, and Bangla..Oh My!

As the plane glided into the air, Phuket disappearing in the distance, I began to reflect on the last 10 days in Thailand. One thought looping in my head, HOW am I still… Continue reading

What They Won’t Tell You About Moving Abroad

You got the job, the plane ticket is purchased, and you are on your way to starting your new life as an expat. This is such an exciting time for you! Props to… Continue reading

Konnichiwa, Japan!

This past November was my fifth Thanksgiving and birthday away from home, and what better way to spend it then in Japan! My coworker Xisa and I ventured to Osaka, Japan to spend… Continue reading

Paradise Found in Boracay

One of the best parts of teaching in Asia was the accessibility to some of the world’s most pristine and idyllic beaches. I’ve been fortunate enough to lounge on beaches covered with white… Continue reading

Hong Kong’s Little Secret

Hong Kong is best known for its skylines, shopping, and bustling streets. Although there’s much to do in the city’s center, it’s what lies beyond the skyline. Hong Kong has some pretty spectacular… Continue reading

My Top Lost In Translation Moments

Living in a foreign country, you will encounter the good, the bad, and the ugly. Everyday brings an interesting of frustrating experience. It became a running joke in Hong Kong that anything that… Continue reading

My Top Hong Kong Eats

One of the best things about Hong Kong is the food. Hong Kong offers a variety of cuisine options, cheap street food to Michelin star restaurants. From Western to Eastern flare, there is… Continue reading