The Privilege of Speaking English: My Experience Traveling within Asia

The Privilege of Speaking English: My Experience Traveling within Asia

Little did I know my walk down to the beach to get some photos at sunset would lead me to an eye opening experience showing me just how privileged I am to speak English. I had never really consciously thought […]

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A Year in Malaysia: What I Don’t Miss About the US

A Year in Malaysia: What I Don’t Miss About the US

I have officially lived in Malaysia for a year. Woo! I’ve learned a lot about myself over the year and a lot more about other cultures. I’ve also been able to look more critically at my home country (especially in […]

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A Tour Through Singapore (in Photos and on Google Maps)

A Tour Through Singapore (in Photos and on Google Maps)

After spending months traveling through Southeast Asia, most people, including myself, are surprised by just how clean and nice Singapore is. The country spends a lot of money to make the country look beautiful and provide amenities to both residents […]

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How (NOT) to Arrive in a New Country

How (NOT) to Arrive in a New Country

I made some stupid decisions when I went to Singapore. Mistakes that by now I should know better than to make.  I think that every seasoned traveler has made at least one of these mistakes while entering a new country […]

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July 2016 Recap

July 2016 Recap

July was disgustingly hot and busy for work. While it surprises me that I always feel busy with work, seeing as I don’t ever actually need to work on my weekends unlike last year. But we’ve had a lot of […]

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Ultimate Guide to Teaching Abroad if You’re Already a Teacher

Ultimate Guide to Teaching Abroad if You’re Already a Teacher

I’ve wanted to be a teacher since I was in eighth grade. I made the decision while I was helping my friend with our math homework. While yes, I’ve questioned my decision off and on since then, one of my […]

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Day 2 in Krabi, 7 Island Tour

Day 2 in Krabi, 7 Island Tour

  I’m sitting in a pretty awesome hostel in Krabi, watching and laughing at these guys play this ridiculous drinking game and trying to figure out why I just haven’t been that impressed with this trip. I think that maybe […]

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June 2016 Recap

June 2016 Recap

June was full of  work and other random stuff and also a few weekends of me doing nothing, sitting around binge watching House of Cards and Orange is the New Black, as well as one quick trip to Krabi. Destinations […]

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May 2016 Recap

May 2016 Recap

I’m so late on my recap this month! Ah! I started off my month finishing up my visit to Singapore, which I loved. Singapore is so beautiful and just a refreshing change of pace from KL. I was so amazed […]

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How I Live Abroad with $100,000 in Student Loans

How I Live Abroad with $100,000 in Student Loans

One third of Americans have never been abroad. The number one reason Americans site for not leaving the “Land of the Free?” Money. 71% of those who have never left the country said that they could not afford to leave […]

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