I spent a weekend in Malaysia and loved every minute of it. The culture was very different because the main religion of the country is Islam. Even though the main religion is Islam they have a large Hindu influence as well. Everywhere you looked you were able to see both Islam and Hindu influences from […]Read more "Kuala Lumpur Offers More Than Just Great Food"
My scuba diving license is one of the best licenses that I have ever gotten. I became open water certified so that I can pursue underwater archaeology and with that experience I feel in love with scuba diving. I spent the past two summers doing scientific diving so my experience recreational diving was limited to […]Read more "Thailand Scuba Diving!!! Amazing Sights!!"
Laos was a beautiful country filled with amazingly nice people, great food, cool temples, and a lot of nature. I thought driving from Vientiane to Vang Vieng might kill me-the roads are extremely windy but our van made it safely. We even traveled safely from Vang Vieng to Luang Probang too! These photos show the […]Read more "Laos in Pictures"
Six months can change you for the worst of the better. These past six months have changed me for the better!Read more "Teaching … Traveling … Always Learning"
Six months. Four countries. Eleven cities. 1,885 photos. 180 students. More planes, trains, buses, vans, tuk tuks, cabs, motorcycles, and songthaews than imaginable. New lifelong friends. Countless memories. Hundreds of temples. And I still have six more months left! Who’s ready for the next leg of my journey? Because I sure am curious to see […]Read more "Time Does Fly-6 Months Are Gone"
My first trip out of the country was quite successful – except for one small glitch, which I’ll get to later. During a four-day weekend, I flew to Singapore for the first time. It is a beautiful city, super clean – I have never seen any place cleaner – with a lot of culture. There […]Read more "Singapore in all its Glory"
If you are following my blog you already know that I have been to Chiang Rai, in Northern Thailand, but that did not stop me from going again. I went back to see the International Hot Air Balloon Festival the weekend of February 16-18. I stayed at the same hostel, Sook Jai, and would recommend […]Read more "I Might Not be Full of Hot Air but These Balloons are!"