Asia

Being homesick while enjoying your travel

Being homesick while enjoying your travel

I’m gonna get real with you guys today. This summer I was terribly homesick. This was the first time I had left home for an extended period of time (more than 2 weeks) since I started living in DC. Things were going pretty great at home […]

How Living in Indonesia is Different than Expected

How Living in Indonesia is Different than Expected

I don’t know about many of you, but I had never lived in an Asian country before I moved to Jakarta this summer. My only exposure to a South East Asian summer was the short stint I spent in Siem Reap, Cambodia with Reach Out Volunteers. […]

48 Hours in Singapore

48 Hours in Singapore

As a result of poor timing and an interest in being in Indonesia legally, I found myself heading to Singapore for a weekend. I had a blast during my 48 hours. This was the first time I had ever traveled solo and I truly don’t […]

Why you should skip Bali and head to Lombok instead

Why you should skip Bali and head to Lombok instead

If you’re bali-ng on a budget around Indonesia (see what I did there?), I am here to tell you that you should go to the island of Lombok instead of Bali. Perhaps you’ve never heard of Lombok before and you’re staring at this post like I […]

Life Lately-Jakarta First Thoughts

Life Lately-Jakarta First Thoughts

Hello from the other side of the world! If you’re keeping tabs on me or are following us on Instagram you might know that I’ve moved! Temporarily at least… I’ve found myself with an internship for the summer in Jakarta, Indonesia of all places. Things clearly […]