Tag: Asia

How I Went to Thailand for $15.30

Gather ’round. This is a story all about how I went to Thailand for $15.30. No Bullsh**. I am always preaching to you that “travel isn’t expensive,” and really – that statement and theory is entirely relative. You can go…

How to Spend 48 Hours in Bangkok

How to Spend 48 Hours in Bangkok Thailand has always been one of my favorite countries. The people are amazingly hospitable. The sites are grand and majestic. Not to mention the amazingness of Thai food. As Thailand has many vibes,…

Interview Series: Teaching While Black in China!

Hey y’all! I know, I know. . . It has been a while since I did an interview! This month I had the pleasure of interviewing Jennie. A beautiful sister that is living and teaching in Beijing, China. In this…

Travel Budgeting Like a Boss + Template!

Hey y’all. I say it all the time on this site, but travel does NOT have to be expensive! In fact, I only travel to places where I know I can stretch my dollars pretty far. I like to coin…

4 Things I Would Tell New Travelers

Here is what I KNOW… You are NOT alone! One of the greatest myths is that people are universally mean and grouchy. So not true! People are very hospitable and helpful worldwide. Typically when they realize that you want to…

I Am Not Running Away. . .

Not exactly sure where it came from, but there is this perception out there that those of us who travel often and long term are “running away” from something. That we do not want to be responsible adults, do not…

The Cheapest Way to Do Dubai

Dubai was lots of fun! We only spent a day in Abu Dhabi so I will not discuss it. I will say, The Aloft Abu Dhabi has the sexiest pool -eva! I will also say that if you a Black…

Interview Series: The Roses

I had the lovely opportunity to interview The Roses! While we have never met in person, we share a mutual friend that linked us some years ago! Small, yet huge world, right?! You can find The Roses at: This Is…