Vancouver is kind of like a combination of Rio de Janeiro and Montreal. (I think Rio is the most beautiful city in the world, and Montreal is the best city in the world.) Vancouver reminds me of both these places, but with some other less great aspects thrown in.
Last week, I drove across Canada with my friend Karen. (Well, she drove, and I sat there being useless, since her car is manual and I can only drive automatic.)
Hanoi is one of my new favorite places. Everyone told me it would be awesome, and they were right.
1. I’m less scared of bugs.
It seems like most people haven’t heard of Couchsurfing Hangouts. That’s a shame.
Luang Prabang is romantic.
Moving to Chiang Mai, Thailand, was surprisingly easy.
When you’re setting out on your first trip, you’ll probably want to retain your Canadian residency.
I’ve got a one-way ticket to Chiang Mai, Thailand in mid-June, and I’m super excited!
Here’s something I wish I knew earlier, though: there are two kinds of instructions on how to travel the world.