Learn about how much it cost me to plan a two week trip through Malaysia, Singapore and Phuket!
I spent four hours at Zira Spa, and came out totally understanding why the spa has 100+ 5 star reviews on TripAdvisor. Over the course of four hours I received a body scrub, a reflexology foot massage, an aromatherapy hot oil massage, a Thai herbal compress massage and finished with a floral jacuzzi soak for only [...]
Moving to Thailand and going through a company to find a teaching position sounds like a good idea until you arrive and see what's really about to go down. The program said we wouldn't be placed in major cities, which made sense because the major cities aren't the places where Native English Speakers (NES) are [...]
I spent the month of January teaching English in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), Vietnam. The decision to go to Vietnam wasn't a spectacular revelation, nor was it a trip I planned on taking. Thailand's bordering countries are Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar. Laos is a bit too untouched for me, Cambodia is a bit too [...]
After 32 hours of travel, three continents, four countries, five cities, two trains and one taxi I arrived in Philadelphia after accidentally spending three months in Southeast Asia. In three months time I traveled to eight cities in Thailand: Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Phuket, Koh Phi Phi, Krabi, Pai, Phitsanulok and Kamphaeng Phet. And I spent [...]