Every year, at the beginning of Spring in India, is the Holi Festival – A.K.A. an all-out paint war! I arrived in India during the middle of the week-long celebration and I was delighted to be able to experience this once-in-a-lifetime festival. Holi, also known as the Festival of Colors, has a long tradition which lies deeply […]

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Holy shit. My life just flashed in front of my eyes. A few hours ago, I was in a massive bus crash in India.  It was the closest near death experience I’ve ever had. I’m writing this right now on my iPhone notepad, just an hour after my bus completely flipped over the freeway and […]

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“What is a Brunei?” — that was the response that most of my family and friends said when I told them I was going to Brunei.  It’s one of the least populated and recognizable countries in Asia, located in between Malaysia and Indonesia on Borneo Island. I went to Brunei on a 4 day trip in 2014 […]

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When people say, “tell me a crazy travel story,” this is usually the first story that comes to mind. It happened when I was 20 years old. It was spring break when I was studying abroad in Prague, Czech Rep, back in April 2012.  Two of my friends and I decided to go a crazy Eurotrip, hitting […]

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From early January to late February of 2014, I went on a backpacking trip around SouthEast Asia.  The Philippines was my first country on the journey, and the trip was already going incredible thus far. At the time, I was traveling with just one friend.  It was our last day in the Philippines and we had […]

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I was in Istanbul with 2 friends in the middle of a European backpacking adventure in the summer of 2012. Prior to my trip, I had only heard of a Turkish Bath, but I had no idea what the experience was like… On a warm summer day, my friends and I were strolling down a main […]

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This is a pretty funny story which involves me making a dumb move and really weird things happening on my iPhone. I was in Dubai with 2 friends after my study abroad semester finished in 2012. The trip was going fantastic so far – we went to the top of the Burj Khalifa, checked out the Dubai […]

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