China: Yangshuo, Guangxi Province

Within an hour of arriving in Kunming I was sitting in the communal area of my hostel. Right when I pulled out my laptop to start planning the day “Ophelia” by The Lumineers came on the radio.

Skopje, Macedonia: The City of Statues.

Imagine this: You’re walking through the main square of Skopje for the first time. You hear the footsteps of a dog to your left and as you look around you stumble upon your first statue.

March 22, 2016- Central Java, Indonesia: The Celestial Yardbird.

“So I’m working on getting over my fear of heights. Today I wandered into an abandoned prayer house which was built after “a man received a vision from God to create a giant bird as a place of prayer” besides that there isn’t a lot of history behind this quirky prayer house, lost in the middle…

Kosovo: Pristina & Mitrovica

  My Dad always said that you will find a lot of acquaintances in life, but you should consider yourself lucky if you can still count 5 true friends by age 50. I was in 4th grade when he first told me this. I remember looking down at my elementary hands and counting to 7….

Zagreb, Croatia: The Museum of Broken Relationships.

I have a confession to make: I’ve had a serious crush on the Balkans for a few months now. It all began way before I left the States and that curiosity only grew while I was in Europe. This flash trip through the Balkans was simply a tease and I’m really sorry that I have…