My best friend of over 20 years was in Thailand for a Pharmacy study abroad program, thus sparking the entire idea of me going to Thailand before my exit from China. After her gruesome 30 day course involving lepers, TB, getting smacked in the face with a ping pong paddle and elephant “sanctuaries” that reminded … Continue reading Thailand: Beaches, beaches, and more beaches
Thailand. A backpackers haven. The heart of Southeast Asia. The land of smiles. A country that all travelers know they must check off ‘the list.’ I first became interested in Thailand in much the same way everyone else does: The food. I mean seriously, when a country has food THIS good you can’t help but … Continue reading Thailand: Biking Around Ayutthaya and Feasting in Bangkok
Letting Go I know. It’s been ages since I’ve updated. I’ve opened up wordpress and stared into a blank page for minutes at a time, trying to compose my thoughts into something that flows and make sense. I tried multiple times to post something that is profound, moving, touching, and somehow manages to convey all … Continue reading Fitting Back into the USA
20 Something Traveling–Been There, Done That When thinking of a female solo traveler, I’m sure the first image that pops into mind is a 24-27 year old girl simply sick of her 9-5 desk job and craving something more. These women decide to toss the boring life of monotony and, instead, don a backpack and … Continue reading Is there an age limit to solo travel?