...Columbus suddenly comes to life! I've heard great things about summer in Columbus, and I'm already getting a taste of it. There is certainly no shortage of open markets, festivals, outdoor movies, and concerts. Here are a few things I've done this past month. Can't wait to see what July will bring! Over Memorial Day … Continue reading When the Sun Comes Out…
My memory of Cleveland from five years ago consists of three things: a college visit to Case Western Reserve University, the Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame, and the old school feel of downtown. So when the opportunity came to take a weekend trip to Cleveland with some friends, I was excited to discover more … Continue reading Art & Community in Cleveland
"We have nothing to lose and a world to see."
Even though my international travels have been put on hold for a short while, I've decided that doesn't mean I should stop blogging! With spring finally here and summer just around the corner, there are lots of opportunities for road trips, fairs, and festivals in the Midwest. Plus, it's always great to blog about food … Continue reading Bakery Hopping and Back to Blogging!
The remaining five days of our summer travels began with a 2 hour bus ride to Melaka. This historical city is located on the west coast of Malaysia and used to be a major trading port for the country. We spent a day biking around the town and especially enjoyed the weekend night market on … Continue reading Final Days in SE Asia
Offered respite not only from the bustling city life of Kuala Lumpur, but also from the heat! Cameron Highlands is nestled in the middle of Malaysia and is about a 4 hour bus ride from KL. The town in which most people stay in, Tanah Rata, consists of a single stretch of a 2-lane road … Continue reading A Day in the Highlands…
Langkawi and Penang are probably two of the most well-known islands in Malaysia. Situated on the western coast near the Thai border, both offer different vibes. Our first stop was Langkawi. After taking a flight into Alor Setar, we grabbed an Uber to the ferry terminal and then boarded the freezing cold ferry to Langkawi. … Continue reading A Trip to the Northern Islands