“Third culture kid (TCK) is a term used to refer to children who were raised in a culture outside of their parents’ culture for a significant part of their development years.” When meeting new people especially while traveling, one of the most common questions being thrown around is usually about where you’re from. It’s easy,… Continue reading On Being A Third Culture Kid: Where Do I Belong?
Though overland travel seems dreadful to most, I actually do enjoy them. Given the right comfort of course, I love long bus rides. It can be very tiring, but there are times that I can also find relaxation in the middle of it. I haven’t done a full day of traveling because I like to split… Continue reading Tips For Long Bus Rides And Overland Journey
via Just take a taxi, they said. It shouldn’t cost that much, they said… Taxi scams are scattered all over different parts of Asia. Though many are poorly executed that the drivers are just blatantly looking for a way to take more money, some are carried out so well that you may not even realize… Continue reading How To Avoid Taxi Scams In South East Asia
Coming from a culture where wives are expected to submit to their husbands, it was quite something to attempt to pull off a decision to go backpacking in Southeast Asia all by myself. Mind you, I was only gone for over a month, the first week of which, my husband joined me. We’ve gotten different reactions,… Continue reading Confessions Of A [Married] Solo Twenty-Something Female Traveler