While my style of travel has me constantly making last minute decisions as to my next destination, there is still a fair level of forethought as to the “Why?” of where I wind up. Whether I’m in the mood for serene solitude, a lively party scene, or something in between Continue reading
I was in the Philippines for the entirety of September 2015, returning at the end of the month. One of the driving factors that compelled me to want to visit this astounding nation was the lure of the islands and the ocean. This post isn’t about the Philippines, though. It’s about Tioman Island, Malaysia Continue reading
I didn’t expect to gain so much from so small a place in so short a time period. George Town was enlightening, inspiring, and saddening all at once.
Kuala Lumpur was a good starting point for Teresa, Mary, Desiree, and myself to begin journeying together. This large, tropical urban centre has plenty to offer for a variety of people
Alone together for three months. We only really knew each other, Teresa and I. Everyone else we met along the way were new to us. That is until my sister Desiree stepped off of a plane into Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Continue reading
A brand new leg of Southeast Asia. Geographically, we weren’t much further from where we’d originally touched down, in Bangkok. Culturally…well, that’s another story.