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Asia Bucket List China Travel

Hiking the Great Wall of China

Take out your bucket list. Have a look-see. Now, what’s the best thing you’ve checked off that list so far? For me, it’s something that I learned about in fifth grade that recently became a reality: walking the Great…

Asia China Travel

What To Do During Your Short Stay in Shanghai

Long weekends are meant for quick trips. I always look forward to having an extra day (or two) added on to my already too-short weekend. Thursday May 5 marked Children’s Day – a national holiday in Korea to celebrate……

Asia Philippines Reviews Travel

Scuba Diving in the Philippines

On my recent trip to Boracay, I faced my fears and took the plunge… literally! I went SCUBA DIVING! Scuba diving is something I always wanted to try, yet never thought I’d actually do it. But when the opportunity…

Asia Philippines Reviews Travel

Fun in the Philippines Part II: Boracay

What better way to spend your winter vacation than sipping a mango smoothie and lying out in the sun!? Emily and I escaped some record-breaking temperatures (well, record-breaking for Busan) and jet-setted off to beautiful Boracay Island. Boracay is…

Korea Life Travel

Liebster Award: Expat and the City

I’d like to give a big thanks to the lovely Directions Optional for nominating me for the Liebster Award! What is the Liebster Award, you ask? Basically, it’s recognition given to new bloggers on the scene who have less…

Korea Life Travel

Realistic Resolutions 2016

It’s that time of year again – a time where we reflect on the year we’ve had and start gearing up for the next twelve months. After stuffing our faces with turkey, indulging in a few too many Christmas…