Lately, I’ve found myself tired most days. And don’t get me wrong, I’m still having an absolutely awesome time. I don’t know if I’ve become travel weary after 3 months of travelling, or maybe I just need a couple of good night’s sleep not in a dorm room. It’s a strange feeling for me. I’m […]
I’m sitting here, looking through the photos of the last few days, and I find myself completely overwhelmed with gratitude. The kindness that has been shown to me by people who were complete strangers is just incredible. It’s amazing how much impact this kindness can have, and how quickly strangers can turn to friends.
In a Capsule Hotel near Mount Fuji, a group of strangers became friends during a comical night full of language miscommunications, sneaky beers, and Penis Festival history lessons.
Travel, particularly solo travel, is full of hellos and goodbyes. We all drift from town to town on our own path, discovering, experiencing, and just being. And along the way, we make connections with people who would otherwise be strangers to us. Sometimes, the interactions are fleeting, as much as a quick conversation before one […]
Sometimes it’s the small human interactions that make you fall in love with a place, and this is definitely the case for me with Vietnam.
I was a little daunted at the thought of spending most of my 5 month trip in dorm rooms. Actually, I was more than a bit daunted, I was flat out intimidated. I felt like a backpacker fraud. But my opinion and confidence soon changed once I realised it wasn’t what I’d expected.
Such a small world it is. I met an Australian girl, Sarah, in my hostel dorm room a few days ago. We had both just recently arrived in Ho Chi Minh City and started talking about plans for travelling through Vietnam. We had some similar ideas on places to go, so we agreed to travel […]