Tag Archive: wanderlust

Coping With the Misadventures of Traveling

Exploring the temples in Southeast Asia. Sailing the Mediterranean. Eating tapas al fresco in Spain. This is the glamorous side of traveling; nothing but beauty, adventure, and positive experiences and free of unfortunate… Continue reading

A Guide to Chinese New Year in Hong Kong

Chinese New Year in Hong Kong is an absolute sight to see. If you’re going to be in the city for any holiday, make sure it’s this one. Being my second year in… Continue reading

A Holiday Abroad

I’ll be home for Christmas, if only in my dreams…This song has been playing repeat in my head over the last few weeks. During this time of year, I tend to be overcome… Continue reading

What Are We Running From?

Those who choose to live abroad are often idealized but in the same breath get questioned about their motives. When I decided to make the leap to move abroad the first time and… Continue reading

On Moving Abroad: What I Wish I Knew the First Time

Moving to a new city, especially abroad, can be overwhelming and terrifying. It’s hard to know what to expect, being completely green and naïve to the new environment. Not only are you starting… Continue reading

Hong Kong:The Big Return

Alas, I am back in the vibrant and bustling city known as Hong Kong. Having been gone for a year, I have had time to reflect on my time away. Since being away,… 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

Finding Your Tribe

Just like in summer camp, there’s this unspeakable bond you make with people who you meet while traveling. One small conversation on the train can lead to a lifelong friendship. When traveling, your… Continue reading

Feed the Wanderlust With a TEFL

Loading the plane, bag in hand I could hear my heart beating louder as I inched closer to my seat. My hands trembled as I struggled to put away my luggage. I couldn’t… 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