• - America vs. China

America vs. China: 6 Comparisons of Everyday Life

An oft-spoken cliché is that travel shifts your perspective and allows you to view your own culture through a new [...]

  • - The Bund

Walking Tour of the Bund, Shanghai (Photos)

Shanghai is a chaotic city characterized by staggering growth and development. Towering apartment complexes are built in under a year, [...]

  • - Backpacking Southeast Asia: Bars

Backpacking Southeast Asia: 5 Bars to Check Out

So...I have a confession to make. I LOVE DRINKING. I know, unique right? And one thing I love more than [...]

  • - An excursion in El Nido

A Wet and Muddy Motorbike Excursion in El Nido

A hunt for an off the beaten track beach in El Nido ended up being a rather dirty affair. After [...]

  • - Rice terraces of the Philippines Cordilleras

Rice Terraces of the Philippines Cordilleras (Photos)

With diverse geographies of mountains, islands, and cities, the Philippines may be my favorite destination in Southeast Asia. The rice [...]

  • - El Nido, Palawan, Philippines

7 Things To Do in El Nido, Palawan, Philippines

A beach town on the island of Palawan in Southwestern Philippines, El Nido is home to incredible tropical beaches, islands [...]

  • - cave diving, Sagada, Philippines

How I Ended Up Half Naked in a Cave in Sagada, Mountain Province, Philippines

The cave was slightly cool and damp. A challenging excursion, we slipped through tight orifice after tight orifice, squeezing left [...]

  • - Getting a parasite in Koh Rong, Cambodia

Annnnd I Got a Parasite in Koh Rong, Cambodia

You know the worst thing that could happen? Well, it happened. Ok, so I'm exaggerating a little bit, but I [...]

Utopia Hostel in Sihanoukville, Cambodia: An Absolute Sh*t Show

Sihanoukville is a beach town in Cambodia that is, for lack of a more delicate way to put it, an [...]

  • - Koh Rong, Cambodia

Island Life: 7 Things To Do in Koh Rong, Cambodia (Photos)

You don't go to Koh Rong with plans, you go to Koh Rong and plans find you. Aesthetically a quintessential [...]