Archives for January 2017

10 Things You’ll Discover as an American Abroad

Being an American abroad can be difficult and frustrating at times but it can also be very interesting and fun. I’ve lived 2 countries aside from the USA and both had differing opinions. In Korea, they loved us but in England, not so much. People from all over the world have varying opinions on what […]

Top 3 Best Fish Markets

I love to eat. And nothing gets me more excited than a food market, particularly as fish market. I love to eat seafood in general, but a place where I can try new or weird delicacies? I’m there! I also like bargaining so places like these are my heaven!  Here’s my top 3 favorite from […]

The Underwhelming Pyramids of Giza

The Pyramids of Giza. You learn about them as a child in school. You see pictures and wonder how they were built. You might even hope to see them in person one day. Well I was ‘lucky’ enough to see them in real life during a 4 month long backpacking trip in Africa. Before I […]

The Children of Mozambique Island

Mozambique is a place that is not too often talked about nor explored. And after having spent a month there, I understood why. I had copious mental breakdowns due to the conditions. I often wondered why I had decided to backpack through Africa in the first place. Europe would have been so much cleaner, safer, […]