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Travel Diary: Some Beach Somewhere

” The best thing I know is to do exactly what you wish for a while.” – Roman Holiday The adventure never ends as I, Katie continue to take on the world. Thai massages, scooter rides, island hopping, and of course more rain: these are the things Thailand had in store for me my second week as I decide to…

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Volunteering in Thailand

“The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing.” — Albert Einstein Volunteering in Thailand has been an eye opening experience. Not only have I been allowed to see a culture for all that it is, I have been given insight to all of its problems…

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10 Things You Should Know Before Traveling to Thailand

After spending a couple of weeks exploring Bangkok and the surrounding areas, I noticed quite a few things about Thai culture and customs that I felt were worth mentioning. Especially because American (or western) culture differs so much from many Asian cultures. Here are my top 10 things I believe you should know before you go to Thailand.

Travel Diary: When In Thailand…Do as the Thais Do

One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” – Henry Miller My first week in Thailand held many learning curves for me. It was all “Sawadee ka” (which is used interchangeably the way Hawaiians use aloha) and remembering to wai. I can’t say my second week has been anything less than educational. After settling in…

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Travel Diary: A Passage to Bangkok

“In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you.” – Buddha So here I have been in Bangkok for a week. There have been so many cultural differences I’m not sure where to start. I guess let me first tell you about…

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