Digital Nomading & Surfing in Sri Lanka for a Month

If you need more reasons to visit Sri Lanka to surf and work, you’ve found them.  Let’s cut to the chase: The Sri Lanka surf spots are epic.  We stayed in Midigama, the next town over from Weligama, which is the main area, and also the name of the train stop. Sri Lanka surf breaks…

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#CityStorySaturday: Las Vegas

Everyone needs to have that vacation where they just let loose and get a little wild, or a lot, depending on your definition. These vacations are prime storytelling material. On these vacations, people do things they wouldn’t normally do, and spend money they normally wouldn’t spend. For me, a fake ID was all I needed…

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5 Best Things to Do in Bangkok at Night

Sawatdee Ka, readers! Let’s just say, with Bangkok and nighttime, if you’re into it, they have it. Although I could list every single thing that’s available to you, you can check that on TripAdvisor, so let’s cut the bull and narrow it down to the 5 Best Things to Do in Bangkok at Night:  1. Go to…

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5 Cultures You Can Afford to Experience

Everyone has something that truly gets them excited. For me, it is traveling the world. There is nothing better than going on an adventure and feeling as though I have stepped outside of my comfort zone. I enjoy everything from the people I meet to tasting the food from other cultures. I was fortunate enough…

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#CityStorySaturday: New York

If I’m being honest, I’m a long-term relationship type of gal. Relationships with restaurants, ice cream brands, bras, I’m in it for the long haul. Cities though, usually, you’ve got to wow me to make me come back for more. This city is one place I have visited time and time again, and never have…

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Touristing Istanbul During Ankara Turkey Bombing

Peace for the world. Peace for those affected during the Turkey bombing. We were unlucky while traveling to Istanbul. One of the deadliest terror bombings in the country took place while we were there. There was a significant difference in the tone in Istanbul before and then after the Turkey bombing, and it was a totally different experience…

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#CityStorySaturday: Murrells Inlet

Everyone has a favorite place, right? A place that isn’t quite your home, but in a perfect world it would be. A place where you wish you could pick up everyone you love and move them there so you could all be together. This town does all of that for me. It doesn’t get much better…

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Kalkan, Turkey: The Un-Glamorous House Sit (Pt. 2)

So, if you’ve been following the blog at all, I try my best not to only give the good side of traveling, because I feel there’s lots of one-sided travel blogs out there, and that’s not real. Without further ado … The Un-Glamorous And now for the the un-glamorous part of Kalkan, Turkey — mainly, the…

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Kalkan, Turkey: The Glamorous (Pt. 1)

Why Turkey?! Welllllll, I had such good luck for finding babysitting jobs on care.com when I lived in Boulder, so I figured I could probably find a few house-sitting jobs internationally utilizing similar online resources, those being mindmyhouse.com and trustedhousesitters.com. The first gig I landed just so happened to be in Turkey. I thought, why not? I…

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#CityStorySaturday: Philadelphia

I am not sure why it took me 22 years to visit this city, but man was it worth the wait! Keep in mind, I am very partial because a lot of people I really love live right outside of this city, in South Jersey. Not to be confused with North Jersey. Anyway, although my opinion is…

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