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  • Travel

    The Dark Side of Solo Travel

    I have been traveling for over a year.  Prior to quitting my job and traveling, I remember scrolling down my social media feeds, fixating on gorgeous photos of far-off destinations, envious of friends and…

    August 5, 2016
  • Myanmar Travel

    A Random Day in Mandalay

    It’s 4:30 in the afternoon and I am standing outside of my hotel in Mandalay, Myanmar.  I hail a motor taxi to take me to the base of Mandalay Hill.   After a 15…

    August 5, 2016
  • South Korea Travel

    Day 2: Seoul for the Soul

    I spent a week in South Korea last month – 4 days in Seoul, 3 days in Busan.  I crammed a bunch of activities in such a short time, especially in Seoul.  I decided to break up my summary…

    June 9, 2016
  • South Korea Travel

    Day 1: Seoul for the Soul

    I spent a week in South Korea last month – 4 days in Seoul, 3 days in Busan.  I crammed a bunch of activities in such a short time, especially while in Seoul.  I decided to break up my summary of…

    June 8, 2016
  • Japan Travel

    A Trip to Naoshima, Japan’s Art Island

    Back in 2012, I went to London’s Tate Modern and discovered the works of Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama.  I immediately became a huge fan of her funky style.  Her pieces are iconic and distinct…

    June 7, 2016
  • Hong Kong Travel

    I fell in love with Hong Kong

    I didn’t know what to think or expect of Hong Kong prior to visiting.  My brother loves the place – he lived in Hong Kong for several months back in college as part of…

    June 6, 2016