Travels

Planning your trip to Ethiopia

Few countries are so obscured by misconception as Ethiopia. Associated by most outsiders with drought and famine and often presumed to be a tract of featureless desert, it is in reality one of the...

Planning your trip to Egypt

Egypt is the oldest tourist destination on earth. Ancient Greeks and Romans started the trend, coming to goggle at the cyclopean scale of the Pyramids and the Colossi of Thebes. During colonial times, Napoleon...

10 things you MUST do in Santorini

Santorini truly is a sight to behold. When you first lay eyes on this island you will feel overwhelmed by such beauty, no matter how high your expectations are. Its cliff-top villages scattered around...

Why Gardens by The Bay is the best attraction in Singapore

I didn’t know a whole lot about Singapore when I booked my flight there but I had seen pictures of Gardens by the Bay before and I knew I would love it — and...

Best Time to Go to Croatia

Croatia’s weather can be divided in two predominant climates: Continental on inland, with a freezing winter and warm summer, and Mediterranean on the coast, meaning a very hot summer and mild winter. Snow is...

Moving to a new city

If you’ve ever logged onto social media and seen a friend posting gorgeous pictures of their new town of residence and wondered “how the hell did that happen,” you aren’t alone. I remember graduating...

She quit her job to travel the world

…and came right back. Not because something went wrong, but because that was always the plan. Every time I reactivate a certain “networking” profile, in the section labelled “the most private thing you’re willing to...

My top 4 travel must haves

I think we all have a list of things we just have to take with us when traveling. It doesn’t take long for that carry-on to overflow with unnecessary items to weigh you down....

How I travel “so much”

It’s rare that I’ll see someone for the first time in a while without them inquiring about my next travel destination. It’s even more rare that I’ll come back from a trip and people...

Tips for surviving group travel

Before heading to Cuba, my friends assumed they’d only see me during breakfast. I assumed they’d only see me during meals and on the way to somewhere because 1. I hate eating alone and...