The Moon or a Hot Air Balloon

by mishvo

Why People Travel

I originally intended to write another interview-based post on sex and travel- which is totally still happening!- but after going through people’s responses, I decided this topic needed a post … Continue reading

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The Best Advice I’ve Been Given, in 11 Parts

For the past couple months, I’ve been keeping track of the various pieces of advice and wisdomisms I come across. Some I recorded verbatim from the speaker’s mouth, others I … Continue reading

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From Nonthaburi to Canterbury

I still get this little rush every morning when the announcement comes on to tell me my local train is eventually headed to London: “Chartam, Chilham, Wye, Ashford International…LONDON BRIDGE…” … Continue reading

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I F*cking Love Turkey.

Listen: Go to Turkey. Go now, even if it’s February and the beaches are too chilly to visit. Go now even if you’re traveling by yourself and you don’t know … Continue reading

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Lessons I Learned While Traveling

I’ve done my fair share of traveling since graduating from university back in May 2012. I’ve backpacked, volunteered, and worked abroad (plus that weird black hole of time I spent … Continue reading

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FAQ: But How Do You Travel So Much??

People ask me this question a lot. Generally they mean, “how can you afford to travel so much?” But there is a fundamental reason why I can even begin to … Continue reading

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Six Hours in Jerusalem

An old Arab man read my fortune today. I wandered into his shop – a metal jungle of souvenir gems, trinkets, oil lamps, and kiddush cups. He said he could … Continue reading

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Tell Him

The following is a guest post Author: Anonymous I would talk about how even though you transplanted yourself to a foreign country immediately following your expulsion into the real world … Continue reading

February 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Packing Light for Southeast Asia

This article has been done a thousand times before (here, here, and here, for example) but oh well I’m doing it anyways! Before assembling things, let’s get in the right … Continue reading

January 25, 2014 · 3 Comments

On Why You Should Travel. Or Not.

I’m not the type of person who *finally* quit her miserable 9-to-5 job in favor of life on the road. There are lots of those types of people who write … Continue reading

December 31, 2013 · 4 Comments

Best of Atlanta: Name That Pluton!

LOL, Universe! What a random place to put a massive intrusion of igneous rock! The aptly-named Stone Mountain, located just east of Atlanta, is a ridiculous but pretty incredible sight … Continue reading

December 13, 2013 · 9 Comments

More Than One Direction

WHERE HAVE I BEEN THE PAST THREE YEARS. How did I miss this? One Direction is huge, the biggest boy band in the world right now I think, and they … Continue reading

December 5, 2013 · 8 Comments

Atlanta 101

Welcome to Atlanta 101. Or should I say, Welcome to Atlanta where the playas play. (No one could introduce Atlanta better – or make you miss the year 2001 more … Continue reading

October 9, 2013 · 4 Comments

That Time My Parents Went to Greece in 1982 and Took the Best Photos Ever

You saw them go to Thailand 2013-style, now let’s go back in time and see them on their honeymoon in Greece in 1982. I recently realized I had never in … Continue reading

October 7, 2013 · 18 Comments

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