Four words…who’s life is this? I am sitting in London, just booked a flight to Bali, and finally finished putting together digital photo albums from the past 9 months of travel. I left the United States in November of 2016 where I had amazing people in my life, a diverse community, and a career which… Continue reading Traveling the world, get paid to teach English, and living for free.
Just two hours from Bangkok by van, there is a hidden gem; a place I never heard of before moving to Thailand. The place, Ayutthaya. "Founded c. 1350, Ayutthaya became the second Siamese capital after Sukhothai. It was destroyed by the Burmese in the 18th century. Its remains, characterized by the prang (reliquary towers) and gigantic… Continue reading A gem 2 hours from Bangkok
Located 1 hour by plane from Bangkok is Krabi. Thailand is divided into three parts: North, Provence and the South. The south is comprised of many islands, Krabi, Phuket, and small towns to explore. When researching where to go, I picked Krabi because of it's central location. You can get anywhere from here. There is… Continue reading Ao Nang Beach, Krabi, Thailand
Throughout Thailand you will find brochures and pamphlets pushing tourist to go elephant trekking and elephant riding. I will not beat around the bush...THIS IS THE ABSOLUTE WORST THING YOU CAN DO AS A TOURIST! Why? They TORTURE the elephants to make them want to carry you. (If reason ONE wasn't enough) Elephants are strong… Continue reading NEVER RIDE AN ELEPHANT
APPS! Apps have become such an essential part of our lives and this his not lost on traveling. I want to tell you the top apps I can't live without while traveling solo! Uber Google Maps Google Translate WhatsApp When traveling make sure you purchase a SIM card in the country you are traveling, most… Continue reading My top apps for solo travel
Being able to travel is a dream come true but with travel comes the ups and downs of being in a new location and environment. I am so tired of watching vlogs that are the “ Top 10 things to do” or “what you have to know about Thailand” because they don’t tell you the… Continue reading A quick guide for women: Thailand
I still have one or two more post about my trip to Europe; which now seems like ages ago. It's been 6 months since I have been home, between then and now, I have traveled to Seattle to visit my sister, visited Boston with friends, and made a life changing decision. In the last 6… Continue reading A life changing decision