monthly update // february 2017 // blenheim new zealand // kitten at hostel

Monthly Update: February 2017 2

I spent the month of January hopping from country to country and city to city. February started out with the same fast pace but I quickly faced exhaustion and anxiety. Something needed to change. About mid-way through the month I moved on to Christchurch and found respite. I feel recharged after properly doing the “holiday” part of my Working Holiday […]


Looking back on 2016, I may not have traveled often, but I got shit done. Overall, 2016 gets 4/5 stars from me, and I'm looking forward to 2017.

Looking Back On 2016

While so many things happened in my world and across the globe in 2016 that made me sad, angry and even feeling hopeless (mostly just in November for that last one), overall I would give this year 4/5 stars. It was much slower paced than the year before in terms of traveling and blogging, but I still learned and accomplished […]


Geography of Travel

Geography of Travel 12.16

It’s been quite awhile since I did a geography of travel post. This month features all things alcohol to celebrate the 83rd anniversary of the Twenty-first Amendment, or the end of prohibition, in the United States. Learn a little bit about the US – and its relationship with alcohol – through the visual aid of maps. Geography of Travel – 12.16 […]


Must Have Travel Items

You’re probably being bombarded with gift guides right now. This is not a gift guide. Conveniently, though, I wrote it just in time for the holidays. So, if you don’t already have these items now’s the time to put them on your wish list. Or treat yo’self! These must-have travel items are perfect for anyone for any trip. I personally […]