20 Things To Do in Phuket 2020

I've been in Thailand for over 2 weeks now and all I can say is wow, what an adventure it's been so far! Going into this 3-month trip to Southeast Asia, I knew I was going to spend the majority of my time in Thailand, and if it weren't for visa exemption policies and restrictions, … Continue reading 20 Things To Do in Phuket 2020

19 Things To Do in El Nido 2020

When my plane first touched down in Metro Manila, I was absolutely overwhelmed by the sheer size of this city (which is actually composed of 16 cities, namely: the City of Manila, Quezon City, Caloocan, Las Piñas, Makati, Malabon, Mandaluyong, Marikina, Muntinlupa, Navotas, Parañaque, Pasay, Pasig, San Juan, Taguig, and Valenzuela, as well as the municipality of Pateros) and is home to over 12 million people. Pin this for later? Given that … Continue reading 19 Things To Do in El Nido 2020

Scuba Diving in Guam 2020

For this blog post, I want to do a few different things. First off, I want to tell you where I learned how to scuba dive in Guam. Second, I want to walk you through how I became certified in case you or someone you know happens to be in Guam and wants to get … Continue reading Scuba Diving in Guam 2020

20 Things To Do in Guam 2020

Back in June of 2019, my sister moved to Guam for a travel nursing position and three months later I was able to join her for a two-week visit. Although I was initially overwhelmed by how different Guam is from my home back in America, it took no time at all for me to fall … Continue reading 20 Things To Do in Guam 2020

Croatia Trip Itinerary 2019

During my two-week trip to Europe, I spent quite a bit of time in the small, but beautiful, country of Croatia. before that trip, the only thing I knew about the country was that several places had been used in the making of popular HBO series Game of Thrones. I quickly learned though, that this … Continue reading Croatia Trip Itinerary 2019

How to Spend 3 Days in Split, Croatia 2019

In a previous post I reviewed the popular (and infamous) Fiesta Siesta hostel, which doubles as the ever-popular bar called Charlie’s and specializes in serving up adventure to all its visitors. Split has so much to offer the intrepid traveler, and I want to give a breakdown of just a few of Split’s hot spots. … Continue reading How to Spend 3 Days in Split, Croatia 2019

Review of Fiesta Siesta Hostel in Split, Croatia

If you’ve never been to Split, you’ll be hard-pressed to find the Fiesta Siesta Hostel by accident, or even on purpose. This quaint hostel is tucked into a tiny side street in the middle of Split’s Old Town. Make your way through the winding streets, the maze-like alleyways and be on the lookout for the … Continue reading Review of Fiesta Siesta Hostel in Split, Croatia

Southeast Asia Packing List 2020

For backpackers, there are lots of places we dream of going to, but for some reason Southeast Asia encompasses everything we want out of a trip. It’s inexpensive, full of adventure, rich in culture, and packed with awesome people.  Spread across nine different countries – Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Thailand, Singapore, and … Continue reading Southeast Asia Packing List 2020

My Travel Itinerary for Southeast Asia

Once upon a time, in a galaxy far, far away... And this galaxy was called Little Rock, AR. The year was 2011 and I had just landed in South Korea, my first time outside of the United States. Not only was I a very sheltered junior in high school with no true concept of travel … Continue reading My Travel Itinerary for Southeast Asia