Virginia is such an oasis, perfect for the indecisive humans that want a little bit of everything (cough, cough, ME!); from the roaring ocean to the glorious mountains, even the beautiful nothing-lands that are our untamed countrysides– how could you ever be bored? You could spend today with your toes in the sand and that…… Continue reading Virginia is for lovers
It’s been over a month since I’ve last posted. My need for transparently sharing my world sometimes clashes with my need for space. I have the desire to be this open book– someone that isn’t afraid to share the bad bits of life with the good, but every now and then the vulnerability becomes overwhelming.…… Continue reading Vitamin sea
Growing up in a society that constantly dehumanizes and shames people for having emotions or contrasting viewpoints isn’t easy. Gaining the ability to stop the naysayers from affecting you also feels impossible at times. Usually, when I talk about post-travel depression, I get the same response: a forced face of understanding, sometimes followed by a…… Continue reading Post-travel depression
After four flights, a three hour road trip of getting lost beyond belief (even with GPS and paper directions), we made it to the rich coast. The very second we stepped off the plane, we were greeted with vibrant smiles, faces that screamed bon vivant, Spanish accents and that one of a kind attitude that hurt…… Continue reading Costa Rica 2017
I decided to take an impromptu road trip down to Asheville, NC this past weekend. It was a plan made in the spur of the moment and maybe not the smartest idea I’ve ever had considering the time is short until Costa Rica and I REALLY need to try my hardest to be frugal, but do…… Continue reading Asheville, NC – 2017
Quite frequently I find myself trying to re-navigate the age-old question of “how the hell are you able to travel so much?” In celebration of officially booking our plane tickets to Costa Rica last night, I figured I’d take a stab at answering. The initial idea that most people have is that either me…… Continue reading How poor people travel
—-Edit: contest closed—- As most of my friends and family know, traveling is one of the things that I enjoy most in this world. I long to see new places and have new experiences. Unfamiliar foods, sights and sounds have never intimidated me– they push me to dive head-first into a new culture. Exploration and experimentation…… Continue reading Wanderlust + A GIVEAWAY!