Being a fairly easy-going, go-with-the-flow kind of traveller, I have never really experienced any kind of intense culture shock [yet]. For the most part, I’m generally able to brush things off my shoulders and not give worry to what we can’t control. I was joking about this with Mel the other night, and we both… Read More The Culture Shock I Didn’t Think I’d Get
One of the many great things about travelling with Kayla and Mel is the fact that they too like to try adventurous things, one of which, is food. Coming to Southeast Asia, I knew I would be encountering some very diverse food options, and I am happy to say that I was not disappointed. On this particular… Read More How To Eat [Alive] Worms, in ‘Nam
Vietnam has been a whirlwind of a trip and there are so many things I want to write about. Finding the right way to start is proving very difficult, so I think, in the true fashion of this trip, I’m just going to jump right into something and figure out the rest of it later. I’ll… Read More Vietnam: Most Memorable Moments
Wow. What a whirlwind of a weekend. As of Saturday January 30, 2016, I officially have a job teaching high school English in Kuwait! I am SO excited and can’t wait for the new adventures to come! The Teachers’ Overseas Recruitment Fair was one hell of a weekend. It’s probably fair to say that it was… Read More OMG I’m Moving to Kuwait
One week of camp has gone by, and my time on the island is over for now. As I sit writing this from my home in Canada, there are a lot of things going through my mind. Travel is something that has the potential to enrich your life, but people often neglect to write about… Read More JAMAICA – Year 4: Post-Camp Thoughts
We all woke up Saturday morning feeling the effects of Margaritaville the night before. It ended up being one of those crazy and wild nights where we all had a little too much rum and stayed up till the early (or late?) hours of the morning. We definitely finished camp off with a bang. While… Read More Day 8: Oh, I Think that I’ve Found Myself a… Hangover?
I woke up Friday morning refreshed and feeling 100% better, which was great because I’d need the energy to last through my last day of camp! Fridays at camp generally have a more laid back attitude, and are filled with fun and entertaining events. Today was carnival. If you read that word and have the… Read More Day 7: My Last Day of Camp (For Now!)