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Travel Experts vs: Destination Experts

Travel Experts vs: Destination Experts

"The City of Mostar Can Be Done in a Day" "You Can See Split in a Day, Maybe Two" Wham.. Bam.   Today I responded to a travel blogger on IG who claimed that "all you need is one day to see Mostar." When I see comments like this, it makes me cringe. I understand...

Traveller? Expat? Digital Nomad? The Identity Crisis

Traveller? Expat? Digital Nomad? The Identity Crisis

Firstly, I can see some rolling their eyes about "first world problems" in reference to a "crisis" Let's chill.  It's a title. Now let's have some fun. Im buying coffee. I sat down this morning to write about persistent myths about being a Digital Nomad (DN).  I...

Living Out of a Suitcase Is NOT Glamorous: Instagram Lies

Living Out of a Suitcase Is NOT Glamorous: Instagram Lies

“Look for the most unglamorous person in Zagreb. “ These are the words I told a friend who was to pick me up at the Zagreb bus station a few months ago, so that he would recognize me. It was a cold and snowy day. I had my big suitcase (yes, no swanky backpack yet)...

Making the Big Leap: The Reality So Far

Making the Big Leap: The Reality So Far

I may look back on this blog and have to revise it, edit it, or just document a 2.0 version of it, and that's ok. For now.. I'm going to honor where I'm at right now, and invite you along for the ride.   This blog is for anyone who may be in the middle of a major...

Why I’m NOT Excited About This Trip

Why I’m NOT Excited About This Trip

I'm glad I got the phase of traveling out of the way... that "tourist" phase you could compare to dating. Now, I'm entering more of a "marriage and honeymoon" phase. And it won't be like a TOTAL marriage, more like a common-law marriage. I'm committed, but keeping my...

Getting Rid of 99% of Your Stuff

Getting Rid of 99% of Your Stuff

Not many people talk about the preparation that goes into moving overseas. If you are here, you probably get that when people suddenly appear in a place that looks exotic and luxurious, it may seem like they are "lucky" bitches or bastards. The truth is, unless they...

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