Staying at Sala Arun Bangkok

Last spring Derik and I...more

Fall in New Zealand

I bet you didn’t expect to see a post full of colorful fall leaves in May did you? As the rest of the world is transitioning into...more

6 lesser-known vacation spots you should definitely consider for 2015

If Derik and I could go anywhere in the world for vacation, where would we go? I partnered up with Expedia to talk about 6 lesser-known vacation spots we’d love to visit in 2015, and hope you consider them as well! Wanderlust is something that follows me everywhere ....more

Let’s catch up.

Sometimes I get overwhelmed. Actually, that’s a lie — I get overwhelmed a lot, especially living in a foreign country. There’s just so much to remember and be responsible for, and issues you have to deal with that you would never have to consider if you were living in your home country ....more

Aurora Australis in New Zealand

I’ve been researching...more

Are You a Traveler or a Tourist?

“Are you a traveler or a tourist?”...more

8 Things I Don’t Like About Long-Term Travel

I’m the biggest advocate ever about travel, both short and long-term! There are numerous benefits and lessons to be learned from exploring the world, and I honestly believe everyone should go out and spend a year or so abroad sometime in their life. As I’ve mentioned before though, not...more

Maré, New Caledonia

We went to plenty of amazing places on our Christmas cruise through the South Pacific, but by far my favorite port was Maré, New Caledonia. Talk about actual paradise on earth, Maré is a little slice of heaven. It’s underdeveloped, underpopulated, and just …perfect ....more

15 Blog Post Ideas for Travel Bloggers

Hey fellow travel/expat bloggers! Today I’m here to share a little inspiration to help get you out of a serious case of writer’s block. Trust me, you’re not the only blogger to fall into...more