Well, in an unpleasant turn of events, my New Zealand work visa has fallen through. I had been so hopeful that somehow things would work out so I’d get to stay here in this beautiful city I’ve made my home, … Continue reading
Posted in Musings, new zealand, Travel, Uncategorized
Tagged action, america, beach, china, clouds, comfort, difficult, fight, fish and chips, hard, hurt, love, new zealand, paths, persevere, perspective, stability, Travel, usa, visa, wellington, weta, wisconsin, working
I’ve had many wonderful and unique experiences since moving to New Zealand, but one that was an absolutely novel delight was experiencing a SUMMER Christmas!
Posted in new zealand, Travel, Uncategorized
Tagged bbq, beach, carols, christmas, cricket, decorations, kiwi, new zealand, orphans, Travel
**I was in Bali for a month where wifi never worked, hence the quietness of Curious Traveler Travelogues for such a stretch. I’ve been writing all along the way, so many of these are written as if they just happened … Continue reading
Posted in Pai, SEA, Thailand
Tagged accommodation, backpacking, budget travel, Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, Circus Hostel, guesthouses, hostels, housing, Imperial Mae Ping Hotel, Julie's Guesthouse, Libra Guesthouse, Mercy Hostel, Pai, SEA, Thailand, Travel
This is my last night in Vietnam. I have traveled an entire, beautiful, wonderful country in 30 days. Pretty cool.
Posted in SEA, Vietnam
Tagged Adventure, Caves, Dalat, Hanoi, HCMC, Hoi An, Hue, Mekong Delta, Moving on, Orient Express, phong nha, Sapa, Solo, Travel, Vietnam
It’s time I told the world – I’m headed to South East Asia for four months to travel, adventure, explore, and experience life and new cultures. This change has been a long time in coming, but I couldn’t be happier … Continue reading
Posted in SEA, Travel
Tagged A Little Adrift, Adventure, backpacking, Bali, Buddha, Budget, budget travel, Cambodia, Change, Culture, Dirt Biking, elephant nature park, Elephants, Food, Heat, hostels, Indonesia, Journey, Jungles, Katherine Hathaway, Kayaking, Laos, Monsoon, New Culture, New Year, Noodles, SEA, Shannon O'Donnell, South East Asia, Squat Toilets, Temples, Thailand, Travel, Vietnam, Water Festival, Zip Lining
Exciting news: I’m going to Ireland! I’m taking the reins and heading off to the land of fancy for a ten day adventure with the one and only Garrett Hetrick. We’ve been friends since pre-school, and it’s be great growing … Continue reading