Lessons from Morocco

1. Conquered fears can resurface Going from Spain to Morocco, I felt a little nervous. I was leaving the western comforts to go to a place with a completely different …

Lessons from Spain

Lessons from Spain

1. Take it nice and slow Since starting my travels, I’ve mostly followed the rule of staying in one place for at least 3 nights before moving to the next …

Zaijian China

China Wrap Up

I’ve been to China many times in the past to visit family, so to me, it has never felt like a tourist location. For that reason, I didn’t really consider …

Namaste Nepal

Nepal Wrap Up

Coming into Nepal from India, I was ready for a mental break from being on guard all the time about sanitation and safety. Because Nepal has long been a popular …

Lessons from Nepal

Lessons from Nepal

1.  You’re not always going to be efficient It’s not possible to be completely efficient when traveling, especially when you leave room for flexibility. Coming to Nepal, I initially booked …

Lessons from India

Lessons from India

1. Heed reports and warnings, but they can be exaggerated Of all the countries that I wanted to visit, India was the one that made me the most nervous to …

Alvida goodbye India

India Wrap Up

India is a huge country and a popular destination, but I knew next to nothing about it. I had heard plenty of stories about traveling in India, mostly centered around …