A recurring theme we’ve noticed about long-term travelers is the great care they have for the environment. We understand that sometimes doing the more eco-conscious thing can be expensive. However, here are some easy ways to make your travel better for the environment and almost importantly, stay on budget. 1. Carry a water bottle and refill […]
Maybe we are nuts, but enrolling in a Thai cooking class was a wonderful change of pace from the usual activities found on Koh Phi Phi.
Ditch the beach for couple of hours and stretch your legs while checking out Koh Phi Phi’s dirt paths!
Sheshan is the highest point in Shanghai. At a whopping 100.8 meters above sea level, the ascent doesn’t pose much of a challenge. Add in a paved trail to the top and you are looking at a pretty relaxed hike.
About as street food as street food gets, the Friday Muslim market is a delicious way to grab a quick bite to eat in the Jing’an area. Click to see what all we ate!
One of the most difficult parts of living in another country is changing your expectations about how things, “should be.” Food culture shock is real and looks can be deceiving. Read more…
Creating a packing list of items needed for a year abroad seemed like a completely daunting and overwhelming task. How do you know what you will need in 7 months? Check out the full list.
What living in a 50 square meter ‘Tiny Apartment’ actually looks like!
Pros & Cons of Living in Shanghai after the first week here.
5 Days visiting the family in Asheville, North Carolina. Our favorite eats & activities.