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True Life: Leaving New York For The Second Time Was Even Harder Than The First

July 13, 2017

When the New York City skyline came into sight for the first time, 5 months after I’d moved away, I started crying. I was mid-way through applying eyeliner in the rearview mirror because I was late to a “Welcome Home”

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Travel Tips

How To Not Feel Like Total Crap After A Long Flight

July 11, 2017

After five months of doing it full time, I’ve pretty much got this whole travel thing down to an art. And while the destinations thus far have been incredible, the flight journeys have been… long. I’ve been on 40 (!)

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Beauty Thailand

I Tried A Sensory Deprivation Tank And It Really Stressed Me Out

June 25, 2017

As amazing as the last few months of travel have been, they haven’t exactly been “easy.” I’ve been stressed AF and not sleeping, and just can’t seem to calm down for long enough to figure my life out. So, when

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#MyTravelDiary Cambodia

I Won “Asia Bingo” And It Turned Me Into A Different Person

June 21, 2017

My last week staying in Kuala Lumpur,  there was a gecko living in my room. I found him in my closet one night after I’d gotten out of the shower, started to scream (and yeah, ok, cry a little bit)

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#MyTravelDiary Croatia Europe

What Solo Travel Is Really Like (Spoiler Alert: It’s Lonely.)

June 20, 2017

Typically, I’m one of those people who hates being alone with their thoughts. But traveling nonstop with 60+ people and living with another human being means that there is no solo time, ever, and five months of it has made me crave

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Asia Travel Tips

20 Tips For Traveling Through Asia, From Someone Who Lived There

June 16, 2017

I survived four months living in Asia. Actually, “survived” is really the wrong word, because I absolutely loved the time I spent there. Going into it, though, I was terrified. I knew that it was going to be a big time culture

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Cambodia City Guides

48 Hours Feeling #Blessed in Siem Reap

June 15, 2017

As far as “things to see before you die,” Angkor Wat has gotta be at the top of the list. The temple complex is located in the city of Siem Reap (for some reason, people get really confused about which

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#MyTravelDiary Thailand

I Survived The Full Moon Party

June 14, 2017

Please turn on “I Had The Time Of My Life” before reading this post, so you can get into my headpsace while I was writing it.  I am not a festival girl. The one time I tried to go to

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Culture Thailand

I Went To A Ping Pong Show In Thailand And I Really, Really Regret It

June 12, 2017

I want to preface what’s coming by saying that this story is not something I’m proud of. I was horribly, horribly naive about the realities of prostitution in Thailand, and am only sharing my experience in the hopes that what I

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#MyTravelDiary Thailand

I Got To Be In A Flash Mob!

May 31, 2017

It has always been a lifelong dream of mine to be in a flash mob, and thanks to my friend Will that dream became a reality in Bangkok last week when he decided to propose via flash mob. … So not

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