Places To Eat And Drink In Sydney


Coogee Pavilion is a restaurant near the famous Coogee Beach. The place caters to a “hip” crowd. When we visited there, the bar and tables were filled with people drinking and dining, while a DJ was spinning some good house music. The restaurant serves a wide variety of dishes from healthy fare to comfort food. After a long day at…

Places To Go In Sri Lanka


Sri Lanka is still under the radar for a lot of tourists, but in the last year, it has been popping up on my Instagram news feed. This island nation, situated just south of India in the Indian Ocean, is known as one of the most scenic countries in the world. Every year, my friends and I travel to Southeast…

Nha-Trang “The Not-So Hot” Beach Town


We needed some sun, beach, and ocean! After all, we were in Southeast Asia. The only places we had been traveling to were cities, towns, and jungles. We decided to head to Nha Trang since we heard it was the hot-spot beach town of Vietnam.   We booked our stay at the oceanfront Sheraton Hotel. They had a rooftop pool…

Things To Do In Ho Chi Minh


“Who would have thought of Vietnam to be a foodie’s paradise?” “Vietnamese coffee is like drinking five cans of red bull!” “The number of motorbikes in the city can give oneself anxiety!” “I thought New York City was a metropolis that never sleeps, but Ho Chi Minh takes it to another level.” These are some of the things I would…

6 Days In Chiang Mai


In 2010, my friend and I were relaxing on one of Thailand’s famous islands, called Kho Pha Ngan, and started chatting it up with a woman from Seattle, USA. She had just come from the north of Thailand and she started telling us about a town in the mountains. It was peaceful, beautiful, and not crowded with westerners. There were…