Asia

The Best Places to Visit in Kathmandu, Nepal Before Heading to Everest

The Best Places to Visit in Kathmandu, Nepal Before Heading to Everest

A necessary pass through to get to Everest or any of Nepal’s other more scenic regions, Kathmandu is a major Asian burgeoning with culture and chaos.

The Dos and Don’ts of Traveling in Thailand

The Dos and Don’ts of Traveling in Thailand

Thailand is undeniably one of the most popular places to visit (and one of my favorite countries!). Despite its long-standing history as a travel hotspot, it remains one of the world’s most wondrous destinations. With that being said, there are […]

8 Things They Don’t Tell You About the Everest Base Camp Trek

8 Things They Don’t Tell You About the Everest Base Camp Trek

Nepal is often portrayed as this mystical land where people go to discover their true selves at an Ashram with some type of magical shaman leading them down a path of enlightenment. I’m not sure where those people are going, […]

Taiwan is an Untapped Adventure Paradise

Taiwan is an Untapped Adventure Paradise

Taiwan has managed to fly under the radar so far, but savvy travelers are beginning to take notice as they look for more off-the-beaten-path destinations to adventure

Hike to a Secret Tribal Village in Taiwan: The Dali and Datong Villages Hidden Deep Within Taroko Gorge

Hike to a Secret Tribal Village in Taiwan: The Dali and Datong Villages Hidden Deep Within Taroko Gorge

With almost 25% of the population indigenous, Taiwan is rich with tribal culture. There are 16 tribes spread around the country, six of which can be found in the Hualien area.

The Ultimate Foodie's Guide to Eating Your Way Around Taiwan

The Ultimate Foodie’s Guide to Eating Your Way Around Taiwan

Asia has a lot of things going for it, but one of the biggest draws is the cuisine. Most foodies have indulged on Chinese, Japanese, Thai, and maybe even Korean and/or Vietnamese if you’re an adventurous eater, but a large majority of people haven’t had the joy of tasting Taiwanese.

The Good, The Bad, and the Super Weird in Japan

The Good, The Bad, and the Super Weird in Japan

It’s no secret that Japan is quirky. In fact, they own it. With themed cafes and WTF foods to the crazy toilets, being bizarre seems to be part of the attraction. Here are some of the weird things to see […]

6 Reasons Thailand is my Favorite Country on the Planet

6 Reasons Thailand is my Favorite Country on the Planet

There are some places you’re so excited to visit that the hype never lives up to the expectations. Thankfully, Thailand was not one of those places. Forever immortalized in cult classics like the Hangover 2 and The Beach, life in […]