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…

Street Art Phnom Penh colorful

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…

Bangkok skyline

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…

buddha phnom penh

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…

Chatuchak Market-statue

48 Hours in Bangkok: Food Poisoning and Photography

One of my favorite parts of being based in Cambodia is that I can jet off to amazing Southeast Asian…

Vegetarian 1000 Phnom Penh

Awesome Vegetarian Restaurants in Phnom Penh

Since moving to Phnom Penh I feel like I’ve done a lot of eating.  There are a lot of things…