Exploring the Philippines: Cavite and Batangas

Somewhere in between teaching English in Taiwan and planning for my 4 month trip to Southeast Asia, I found myself the opportunity to travel somewhere not so far from both. Once my boyfriend decided to come to Taiwan and live with me, we had to figure a way for him

How to Stay Healthy While Traveling

One of the biggest things I encountered while living in Taiwan was all the guys I worked with that moved to Taiwan the same time I did lost a ton of weight, and most of the girls gained weight - including myself. I didn't understand how this was happening. I knew a

What to Know Before Traveling to Taiwan

Keelung Night Market

"When in Rome, do as the Roman's do" This exact phrase was once written on a group Facebook page I was apart of when I was teaching English in Taiwan. The reason it was written? Because a foreigner that arrived to Taiwan around the same time as I did posted something

Best Things to do in Khao Lak, Thailand

It was a small town that we hadn´t heard of, but Caleb and I are always down for new and exciting things. ´ Khao Lak is a quaint town that was qiped out by the 2004 tsunami that is remarkably cheap for the traveling nomad. There's no full-moon parties here, but plenty

5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Malta Now

I don't know about anyone else, but I've heard little to no things about this beautiful place called Malta, an island 80 kilometers (50 miles) south of Italy. An island that's been kept a secret to those who haven't yet explored Europe or zoomed in on their google maps, is one that

I’m Home From Traveling SE Asia: Now What?

It's been a long time coming. Since I arrived back in the states in June, I've been meaning to bring out the ole keyboard and start writing again. However, I've been so caught up in transitioning back to "reality", getting my foot back in the door within the marketing industry,

Hipmunk City Love: Luxury Hotels in Vienna

Image by Jim Nix via Trover.com Vienna, the largest city in Austria, is a city filled with imperial sights and cultural events that sets itself so memorably apart from other large cities through its impeccable architecture and cultural events. Thankfully, remainders of the city's history have been carefully preserved by its tradition-loving

Hipmunk City Love: Best of Barcelona Beach Hotels

Image by Sara W via Trover Barcelona, Spain, has become one of the most talked-about cities in all the world. And it's no wonder because of its pristine beaches, rich history, unsurpassed architecture, and raging nightlife. The city has a little something for everyone, and nobody leaves unhappy. When it comes to