Solta, Croatia
April 23, 2014, No comments

Today started like normal. 6 a.m.: Mr. Lucky starts digging between my pillows and pulls out The Blogess’ new book. 6:05 a.m.: I kick Mr. Lucky out of the room. [...]


The Europe seduction

April 21, 2014, 12 Comments

There are times I find myself staring at a map, just lost in the possibilities of the world and all of its wonders. Then, the wanderlust begins to bub ...

Candles are lit for Passover

Celebrating Passover in Chiang Mai

April 17, 2014, No comments

Rabbis clad in the Orthodox suits stand upon chairs, clapping their hands with smiles on their faces as our makeshift congregation of travelers and ex ...

Kelty Ascender 22

Review: Kelty Ascender 22

April 10, 2014, 39 Comments

I go through more pieces of luggage than I do shoes. Especially now, seeing as I really only have two pairs of shoes (but that’s another story). ...

  • Monks in Chiang Mai
    The blessing of Chiang Mai
    April 8, 2014, 7 Comments

    Living in Chiang Mai, I am constantly treated to spectacular visual beauty, thanks to the hundreds of temples and religious activities which regularly occur here. Any given morning, en route [...]

  • Drinking Pilsner in Prague
    Breaking up with booze
    March 19, 2014, 14 Comments

    The Comfort Zone Project and my quest to not be “fat” in Thailand are leading me down a path of mindful eating, five-day-a-week workout sessions (three of which are with a [...]

  • Chiang Mai's moat
    10 tips for visiting Chiang Mai
    March 5, 2014, 25 Comments

    Chiang Mai, the second largest city in Thailand, is a far cry from the hustle, bustle and general chaos that is Bangkok. I’ve found that there are two types of [...]

  • A rainbow in Koh Samui
    Daily Wanderlust: Rainbows in Koh Samui
    March 4, 2014, No comments

    Koh Samui can be described in one word: paradise. Yes, this gorgeous island located in southern Thailand offers paradise to travelers in need of a break from the crowded Bangkok, [...]