Tags » Backpacking

Rewarding my Sobriety

February 14th, 2016 is the day that I decided to love myself more than I ever had before. In less than a month I will celebrate two years of sobriety. 409 more words

A Week in Chiang Mai

Jan 16 – 23

I arrived in Chiang Mai at noon on Tuesday and grabbed a 50 THB taxi from the airport to Hug Hostel which is on the north side of the old city wall. 1,284 more words


The Appeal of Hammock Camping

The primary appeal of hammock camping for most users is comfort and better sleep, as compared to sleeping on a pad on the ground. Hammock camping enthusiasts claim that hammocks don’t harm the environment in the way that conventional tents do. 817 more words


Best U.S. Bank for International Travel - Charles Schwab

I often hear travelers from the U.S. complaining about how much they spend on ATM fees. I once did too. When you are on a budget, these fees charged by banks can really make a dent on your travel plans. 667 more words


Week 14: New Zealand

I’m in New Zealand! Whoop whoop! And my dear friend Jenny is with me! This week has been full of laughter, tears (mostly mine), and nearly constant singing. 442 more words