13 of the smartest and sexiest male digital nomads around the world!

sexiest male digital nomads

Recently, fellow travel blogger Meg posted a list of the Sexiest Male Travelers Alive 2014 and it was super fun & hilarious! I decided it would be awesome to expand the list to digital nomads – people who are fortunate enough  & lucky enough (and hard-working) to be able to live a location-independent lifestyle. These guys are […]

Where is Amy?

Where is Amy?

Greetings from Milwaukee! I’m attending a blogging workshop/conference called BlogHouse – ran by other top travel bloggers from Navigate Media Group. BlogHouse has been a chockful of information on well – blogging but we’re also on a “mini” press trip so there’s been plenty of attractions and activities to see and do – not to mention […]

How to be a digital nomad 101

5 ways to be a digital nomad

First, what’s a digital nomad? Digital Nomads are individuals who leverage telecommunications technologies to perform their work duties, and more generally conduct their lifestyle in a nomadic manner. (wikipedia) So first you need to create some income via the internet or just on a computer. Here’s the five basic ways on how to become a […]

Sharing a comfortable silence

sharing a comfortable silence

Usually when people talk about connecting with someone, it’s through conversation. You talk, they respond. It goes back and forth like a game of ping pong for awhile. Deep + intimate conversations are cool. They work. But sometimes, it’s also silence. When you are comfortable enough with someone to just – Shut. The. Fuck. Up. […]

Shark Cage Diving with Hawaii Shark Encounters

Shark Cage Diving with hawaii shark encounters

I had no idea what I wanted to do in Hawaii except one thing – shark cage diving with Hawaii Shark Encounters. Despite being more or less a solo traveler, I’m rarely doing anything alone. Sometimes but rarely. It’s always been easy for me to meet another traveler, a family member in the area, or […]

A day at the North Shore in Hawaii

A day at the North Shore in Hawaii

I know. I’m a horrible wannabe travel blogger when this is the longest I’ve gone without an update. Apologies but Hawaii has kept me so busy! I had my cousin’s wedding, not to mention work, hiking at sunrise, shark cage diving, meeting other digital nomads,  and suntanning at the beach. So if you’re on Oahu, […]

Stay in Barcelona in style with AirBnB

Stay in Barcelona in style with AirBnB

When my friend, Michelle wanted to go with me to Spain (Barcelona & Madrid), I knew I wanted to stay in Barcelona in style with AirBnB. After doing a little search on AirBnB’s website, I found this beautiful apartment to stay at. It’s a spacious & modern two-bedroom/1 bathroom right in the middle of Sagrada Familia. Prior […]

Getting a Sak Yant by a Monk in Chiang Mai Thailand

Getting a magical Sak Yant by a Monk in Chiang Mai

My second time in Thailand (living there), I found myself with a burning desire to get a magical Sak Yant by a monk in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Last Updated: 7/13/2016 When you’re thinking of making a permanent change to your body, you should really think about it. Then put the idea away in the back of […]

Portugal: Visiting Grapes and Bites WineHouse in Lisbon

Wine at Grapes and Bites Wine House

When I was in Lisbon, I came upon Grapes and Bites WineHouse…it was so awesome that I ended up going twice. Tucked away at Rua do Norte 81-83 in trendy Bairro Alto, this small restaurant and wine house offers delicious food, an extensive range of amazing wines, attentive service and fabulous live music with a boisterous crowd. […]

Exploring an abandoned skyscraper in Bangkok: The Sathorn Unique Tower

The Sathorn Unique Tower aka Ghost Tower

The Sathorn Unique Tower (abandoned skyscraper) The first time I heard about the abandoned Sathorn Unique Tower in Bangkok was from fellow Travel Blogger Sabrina in her article at Just One Way Ticket. It sounded incredibly adventurous. The photos had me interested in going back to explore the building but I wasn’t sure when I’d ever make it back to […]

Unique perspective: Being an Asian American female around foreigners in Thailand

Unique Perspective: asian american female around foreigners in thailand

After being in Thailand for a month, there have been some things I’ve experienced as a female and more specifically, an Asian American female. I love Thailand – the country, the people. They are kind, warm, and generous. It’s no wonder they’re always at the top of the list for hospitality when it comes to visitors. […]

My journey to becoming a digital nomad

the first step is the hardest

It can be anything – moving to a new city,  switching majors in college, getting married or  switching careers. You’re trying to live life differently or thinking about making a major change. First, you dream about it. Then you start to think and ponder the idea more. Mull it over & over. It seems daunting. […]