Category Archives: Opinions

You’re going where? That sounds dangerous!

I think that everyone has pet peeves.  Something innocent that someone else does that drives you a bit crazy!  Maybe it’s illogical, maybe you think it’s gross, or maybe it’s just happened to you so many times that it now … Continue reading

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The Value of Diversity

Moving around the world has benefits and challenges. One of the biggest things you deal with on a daily basis is new people and new cultures.  This is always a challenge, but once you get into the swing of things … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day + Being a Female Travel Blogger

Today is International Women’s Day, and I’m a woman, so I must have lots of feelings about it, right?  Honestly, when I think about what it’s like to be a woman, I feel great. I’m happy to be who I … Continue reading

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I won! :) – Best Travel Blogger of 2016

Guess what? I won “Travel Blog of the Year” 2016 for this blog! How exciting is that? If you didn’t read my original blog post about being nominated, then here’s the short version. Every year, a fellow blogger who goes … Continue reading

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No electricity? How would I even survive?!

If you’ve followed my blog for awhile, or if we know each other in real life, you’ll probably know that most of my travels take me to “developing countries”. While I don’t love this term, I realize that it’s the … Continue reading

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Why I’d Rather Be an Expat Than a Constant Traveler

People always wonder how I’m able to travel so much. Often people are jealous, but I don’t think they really understand what it involves. I’ve based my whole life around this nomadic lifestyle, which has a lot of excitement but … Continue reading

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Planning a Trip to Colombia? Here are my Top 10 Tips

When you’re planning a trip, it’s always hard to know where to start. You want to book your flights, in order to book your accommodation, but how do you know which cities to visit and for how long? What’s the … Continue reading

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