Malaysia, Malay Peninsula: West Coast in 10 Days

When I started planning my trip to Southeast Asia, Malaysia wasn't even on my radar. I didn't know much about the country and everyone I talked to seemed to leave it off the list of "must visit" places. All my flight options to Bali were less expensive with a separate ticket to Kuala Lumpur, so … Continue reading Malaysia, Malay Peninsula: West Coast in 10 Days

Chiang Mai & Chiang Rai: A Taste of Northern Thailand

Before visiting Northern Thailand I was apprehensive - I heard so many great things that I was certain I was going to expect too much and be disappointed. Instead it exceeded my expectations and I somehow found myself continuing to extend my stay - I just didn't want to leave! From inexpensive (and delicious) food … Continue reading Chiang Mai & Chiang Rai: A Taste of Northern Thailand

Iceland – Making the Most of Winter Daylight

Iceland is a place you want to visit multiple times so you can experience it in all seasons. Summer days never seem to end with midnight sun, rainbows constantly dancing across waterfalls, and camping along the Ring Road. Winter days are short and cold but everything is coated in layer of snow and ice and … Continue reading Iceland – Making the Most of Winter Daylight