For all who visit India, their reasons couldn’t be more different. Some go to escape. Some go to find meaning. Some go to luxuriate. I wanted to go because, it’s India! Plus two of my favorite people in the world are from there. Shout out to the Punyani/Amin crew. I heard the stories about India. From “it’s the most amazingRead more…They said it wasn’t the real India. Dharamshala
Nike Trainer to Travel Blogger Many of you know about my travel journey. You know I moved to Asia, sold stuff, quit job, blah blah blah. But you don’t know the details. What was it like? craziest food? men? favorite place? hardest part? best story? You had a lot of questions. I wanted to tell you everything but I wasRead more…quit job. travel world.
Bangkok is crowded. It’s smelly. It’s seedy. It’s my favorite city in Asia. When I was there, I loved the accessibility, the authenticity, the variety, and the grit. But, the air quality? Not so much. As a runner, I was frustrated. I couldn’t find clean air and I couldn’t find other runners. But I wasn’t going to give up. EveryRead more…the best place for runners in bangkok
Malaysia is a wonderfully diverse country. They have beaches, tea plantations, mountains, and cities. Each part is so different (the west is nothing like the east), it’s impossible to sum it up. So I won’t. This is my photo collection of urban life, in Malaysia’s most popular cities, Kuala Lumpur and Penang. It’s proof that cities can be charming andRead more…city life in Malaysia: a photo story
The dance floor was empty save the locals folded into the corner. The guys pressed into the wall. The girls pressed into the guys. They stared at me, eyes fixed, asking “what are you doing here?” I was here to experience the culture- every aspect of it. I walked across the dance floor through the stares and out the door.Read more…journal entry: i wanted to stay
So far, this journey has taken me to 9 countries and many cities. All of them different. Hectic, seedy, gentle, rustic, overwhelming, inauthentic, untouched, and peaceful. I’m grateful to have experienced such a range. One of the most charming cities I’ve seen is Hualien. It is located on the east coast of Taiwan, right on the Pacific Ocean, with aRead more…travel: the most charming city in taiwan