• Here’s Why You SHOULDN’T Travel

    Are you considering quitting your job? Traveling the world? Going to teach English in a place where you’re making more than the locals?  Well, maybe you shouldn’t.  Yeah, I said it – maybe you shouldn’t travel. You shouldn’t travel if you don’t plan on having…

  • The Questions I’ve Been Asking Myself

    When did you realize you wanted to be a better person? More dedicated. More passionate. More committed. More in love with the world. More patient. More focused. More careful. Stronger. Healthier. Kinder. When did you start to take time for yourself? When did you make…

  • Best Cafes in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

    I’ve spent a lot of time in the Old Quarter of Hanoi, Vietnam; during my weeks exploring this part of the city, I’ve spent a lot of time and money drinking an unnecessary and possibly even dangerous amount of coffee. Ok, maybe not dangerous –…

  • Doing What I’m Supposed to Be Doing

    As most of you know, I’m back in the motorbike honking, coffee capital, and street food Mecca that is Vietnam. I’ve started out in Hoi An because I wanted some time by the beach and I needed to see my favorite tailor, Sewing Bee, for…

  • Bare Necessities & Kindness in Myanmar

    As I travel from country to country, catching hard glimpses into the lives of others, I’m set against myself as I think about how hard people work on a daily basis, as well as how much I have and how little everyone else needs in…