Asia

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 […]

How to Survive Your Next Long Haul Flight

How to Survive Your Next Long Haul Flight

Happy June! Hopefully you’ve got awesome summer plans (or winter break plans for our southern hemisphere friends)! You’re probably preparing for a flight if you’re heading some place far from home, right? Long haul flights are generally considered to be those over 2200 nautical miles. This […]