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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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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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Culture Thailand

Cat Cafes Are Thailand’s Answer To Bad Days

May 29, 2017

Contrary to popular belief, even full-time travelers have shitty days. Sure, most of the time my life is filled with beautiful beach days and incredible food, but every once in a while something happens that puts me into a no

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Culture Myanmar

Trying To Understand The “Long Necked Women” of Myanmar

May 17, 2017

The Long Necked Women of Myanmar. I’d seen them plastered in the pages of National Geographic and The Guiness Book of World Record, but beyond  thinking “wow, I like their jewelry,” I never really given them much ocnsideration. I never knew where they came

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Cambodia

My Favorite Places In Phnom Penh

May 15, 2017

There’s no point in sugar coating it: I had a tough time in Cambodia. The city pushed and challenged me in ways I didn’t expect or understand, and I had a really hard time adjusting to life there. My apartment

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