6 Things I Wish I Knew Before Teaching in Thailand

6 Things I Wish I Knew Before Teaching in Thailand

If you’re reading this, then congratulations! You’re already several steps ahead of many people considering teaching in Thailand (and by “many people”, I mean 2019 Kylie – LOL). Yeah … I was that person who…

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Do These 5 Simple Things to Become a More Mindful Traveler in 2021

Do These 5 Simple Things to Become a More Mindful Traveler in 2021

Can you believe it’s already 2021?! Even though we’ve been homebound for the bulk of 2020, the year proved that time doesn’t stop for anyone! I know we’re all ITCHING to bust out those passports…

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Visiting Hiroshima as a (half) Japanese American Woman

Visiting Hiroshima as a (half) Japanese American Woman

As young children, we’re introduced to the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. I remember reading Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes in elementary school and hoping for her recovery from leukemia. In high school, we…

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Is Visiting Kelingking Beach Worth the Hype?

Is Visiting Kelingking Beach Worth the Hype?

One of the most iconic views in all of Bali takes on the shape of a dinosaur and goes by the nicknames: Cap de T-Rex, T-Rex Bay, and Dinosaur Hat Beach. Lookup a photo of…

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15 Insanely Useful Budget-Friendly Travel Essentials (for us girls in our 20’s)

15 Insanely Useful Budget-Friendly Travel Essentials (for us girls in our 20’s)

Budget travel may seem intimidating, but psst! It’s a lot easier than you think with these nifty tools! Keep this list readily available for your next trip abroad! AND if you’re new to solo budget…

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10 Reasons Why Teaching Abroad is Better Than a 9-5 After College

10 Reasons Why Teaching Abroad is Better Than a 9-5 After College

So you’ve crossed the stage, received your diploma, turned your tassel, and moved out of the dorms. College has officially come to an end and everyone asks you … “What are your plans now?!” Are…

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