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This Expat Life: Month 17 + I’m Moving!

After moving abroad I started compiling monthly roundup posts about life as an expat in Southeast Asia and all the nitty gritty…

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Looking Back at 2015: Travel and Expat Living

It’s hard to believe just how much has happened this year.  The past 12 months have taken me around the…

Phnom Penh Water Festival Presidential Palace crowds

This Expat Life: Month 16

After moving abroad I started compiling monthly roundup posts about life as an expat in Southeast Asia and all the nitty gritty…

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Where to Find Street Art in Phnom Penh

Let’s face it, Phnom Penh tends to get a bad rap among travelers, but I’ve said it before and I’ll…

Vendor Phnom Penh

This Expat Life: Month 15

After moving abroad I started compiling monthly roundup posts about life as an expat in Southeast Asia and all the nitty gritty…

Leo Carrillo Beach

An Introvert’s Guide to TBEX

As I mentioned in my last post, I was a nervous wreck during the days (and even weeks) leading up…

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Stepping Outside of My Comfort Zone at TBEX

For those who don’t know, TBEX (Travel Blog Exchange) is a travel blogging conference that takes place each year in…

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This Expat Life: Month 14

After moving abroad I started compiling monthly roundup posts about life as an expat in Southeast Asia and all the nitty gritty…

Rico's Taco Shop chile relleno

Going Mexican Food Crazy in San Diego

This is probably the most difficult post I’ve ever had to write.  Okay, I’m being a bit hyperbolic here.  But…

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What to Pack When Moving to Southeast Asia

When I moved to Southeast Asia in the summer of 2014, I was completely unprepared.  I literally only had three weeks’ notice before…