There are plenty of beautiful things to see in Langkawi, but be sure not to skip the 3D art museum. It’s a ton of fun!
Archives for May 2016
The rain started pouring as we left the city of Kandy. My friend and driver Saman expertly navigated the tuk-tuk over the bumps and crevices of the mountain roads, which were transected by streams of water. After a 45 minute delay at a flooded road, we finally reached the tea plantations. The landscape was shimmering […]
It was quite a busy year for me in 2015, and thankfully I found the time to fit in a lot of reading. I’d like to list some of my favorite books from this past year, and why I liked them. So Many Books, So Little Time… I should mention that, technically, I listened to […]
Traveling is about connecting with people and expanding your own mindset, even more than it is about seeing beautiful or interesting places. I was fortunate to have such an experience in Sri Lanka, when I was invited to help with an English class at a local temple. Saman, my friend and guide in Sri […]
The city is an interesting place. The mixing of many different cultures creates some unique opportunities for meeting people and learning new things. However, a lot of my daily activities remind me of home. Shopping is popular here. I have never, in my life, seen such a large number of malls in such a small […]
The two suitcases sat on the floor, mocking me. One was already completely full. When I say completely full, I mean I had already opened the expandable section, crammed items into every square inch of space, and had to sit on the bag to get it to close. The bag was 10 lbs over the […]