Lighting in a Bottle 2016

It's almost here, my friends. Can you smell it? FESTIVAL SEASON. And Lightning in a Bottle is about to tear it up in 2016.  It all started with a birthday party in the woods back in 1999... But like a snow ball, Lightning in a Bottle grew and glittered, attracting...

Wanderlab Designs: Hong Kong Poster Series

An ode to hong kong's disappearing markets Local markets are a bit of a disappearing act in Hong Kong, which is unfortunate because not only do they provide local residents with everything they need, but they also give a glimpse into the culture to anyone who visits....

An Open Letter to the Boys We’ve Left Behind

It’s not every day you meet someone who changes your life. Looks into your eyes with the kind of intensity that throws the planets out of whack. Lights your skin on fire with the spark of a single touch. Someone who just gets it. And allows you to be the flailing...

Things to Do in Chiang Rai, Thailand

Chiang Rai is like Chiang Mai’s little sister to the north. It’s not as big as Chiang Mai and there isn’t as much to check out but there are still a few things to do in Chiang Rai. Such as...  Visit the White Temple Chiang Rai is most known for its glorious white...

Thoughts on 21 Day Vegan Challenge

I mentioned last month that I was feeling kind of crap on the health side of things, not eating so well and not working out much. So in an effort to cleanse and sort of reset my system, I embarked on a 21 day vegan challenge. 21 days vegan, no meat, no dairy, no...

Month 13 in the Land of Lex

It's only the second month of this series and I'm already feeling anxious about it. Why do I hate routines so much? No matter... September 2015 I only traveled to one new country this past month, that being Malaysia. September started out in Penang where I sampled...

Beach Vibes in Essaouira Morocco

Can’t seem to find your chill? Take a few days off in this breezy little beach town and you’ll rediscover your inner Ice Cube. Too far? I’m a glutton for bad jokes, what can I say. Obsolete rappers aside, EssaouirA Morocco is just a few hours south of Marrakech,...

5 Ideas For Working Overseas

You want to travel, right? But you think there's no way to do it for more than a few weeks at a time without slaving away at your mediocre job, saving up mucho dinero and buying a one way ticket to backpack future, right? There are plenty of ways to find a solid gig...

10 Best Restaurants in Key West

Key West, Florida has been my home away from home for as long as I can remember. The ocean beaches, sea salt breeze and breathtaking sunset views simply can't be beat. And food. Annnd beer. Seriously, take a food tour around the island and spend the day popping in and...

Road Trip: Chiang Mai to Pai

It was a dark and stormy night, when four adventurers set off to conquer the 762 harrowing bends on the steep and winding road from Chiang Mai to Pai. They were armed with safety gear and a sense of determination, but they knew this might be the last… Just kidding, it...

About Me

New York native and a citizen of the world, story teller, bad joke maker, addicted to sarcasm and podcasts, lover of sunsets, adventure, good food and good people. Slow traveling the world one iced Americano at a time. Read more…