Authentic Travel Expectations Crushed

Two days in bed. My stomach, the same one I thought could digest rocks, cried for help after having the most delicious curry in Myanmar. We had to cancel our boat trip. They were kind and let us cruise through Inle Lake when our cry for help hugging toilets stopped. We started out trip just before the…

Black and White Edge

Dreaming at the end of the bridge. Holding ice cream. Watching it melt. I wonder how the city looks when the lights go down. What do strangers do when they reach the edge? I asked my fried to think of the edge. He mentioned U2. I blame the sunshine. It is inappropriately bright today. One of those…

Travel and Break Fences

I am a very lucky girl. I have spent 9 months travelling in South East Asia. It has only been two weeks since I am back, but feels like this trip has never happened. Everything seems so normal. The streets are clean, I can understand what everyone is saying, I do not need to spend…