Category Archives: Travel Narratives

My travel narratives from around the world.

My 2020 Goal: Get Over My Fear of Flying

get over my fear of flying

Can I really get over my fear of flying? Really? Yup, crushing my fear of flying is an ambitious feat for 2020. A decade without fear sounds incredible. Absolutely incredible. If I could get over my fear of flying, my life would improve tenfold. However, I’m a realist. Is it truly possible to leave those […]

Heart Broken Stories: How NYC Emotionally Healed Me

heart broken stories in nyc

First a disclaimer. Initially, I was completely torn about writing this article on heart broken stories and breakup recovery. I waffled about it all week. I would write a paragraph, shake my head, and close the draft. Then I’d open it again. Argh. As you already know, I don’t make too many references to my […]

Personal Essay: Why I Love Traveling So Much

love to travel

It’s obvious to everyone who meets me that I love traveling. I have travel on the brain allllll the time. For example, whenever I meet someone new or even an old friend, I instantly want to talk about my upcoming trips, ask about their own adventures, share embarrassing and funny travel stories, and swap bucket […]

On Summer Vacation, the Jersey Shore, and Self-Love

thoughts on summer vacation

Yaaaaay, school’s out for summer and it’s time for a shiny life update! Summer is a season that’s often packed to the brim with exciting travel plans, but as for me, I’m rediscovering lots of self-love on my summer vacation. Awwwww. Or at least I’m championing self-love as my personal mission, aha. I don’t know […]

Why I Blog About Travel and Mental Health

travel and mental health

This has been a shitty week. Sorry for swearing, but there’s no other way to convey my emotions here. It’s rough, and I’m still feeling overwhelmed by all the news. I know I’m not alone either, given the many beautiful reflections on my twitter and instagram feeds. As you all know, this week Kate Spade died in […]