Thailand, 11 days, 1 carry-on…

Thank you for everyone’s feedback on my earlier packing article, some of you requested I share packing tips from my summer trip to Thailand.  What a lovely adventure that was.  If you’ve never been before, it’s an amazing country filled with beautiful country sides, breath taking beaches and a rich history. On this trip, I travelled to Bangkok, the capital, then flew north to Chiang … Continue reading Thailand, 11 days, 1 carry-on…

10 things I learned from living in Manhattan…

As I’m getting ready to leave NY, I’m often asked what are the things I learned from living in Manhattan.  It’s hard to answer because I learned so much and quite frankly I could probably write hundreds of articles on what it’s like to date in New York, but if I focus on some of the things that I found unique about the transition from … Continue reading 10 things I learned from living in Manhattan…

33 days, 9 countries, 1 carry-on…

33 days, 9 countries, 1 carry-on… For anyone that knows me, one of the first things they learn is my affinity for efficiency and optimization.  I can’t help it, my brain is wired to maximize value in everything and anything – packing is no exception. So how does one pack for a 5 week adventure across 9 countries, well if they are me, the answer … Continue reading 33 days, 9 countries, 1 carry-on…

When life gives you lemons…

As the old adage says, when life gives you lemons, make lemonade. This first blog is dedicated to my ex, who through breaking my heart inspired me to start this blog. I feel like it’s time to embark on my own personal eat, pray, love episode. Stay tuned for a land tour from Berlin to Beijing this October! I wonder what fun travel adventures I’ll have ;-) In … Continue reading When life gives you lemons…