Eating my way through Yaowarat, Bangkok’s Chinatown

Bangkok, Thailand – February 2019 It was the last day of the conference I was attending in Bangkok, and I found myself looking for something to do for a few hours. After scrolling through a few sites online, I zeroed in on a guided tour showcasing the street food of Yaowarat, the city’s Chinatown. HavingContinue reading “Eating my way through Yaowarat, Bangkok’s Chinatown”

Exploring the Mayan Ruins of the Yucatán (Part 1 – Ek’ Balam)

Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico – December 2016 I had just finished a tour in Cuba and had planned a few days of solo travel in Yucatán, Mexico. After spending two weeks with the same group of people, I was looking forward to some alone time (as a typical introvert). My flight home out of Havana wasContinue reading “Exploring the Mayan Ruins of the Yucatán (Part 1 – Ek’ Balam)”

South Korea’s Lego Town and Silla’s Ancient Capital

Busan & Gyeongju, South Korea – November 2017 I went on a three week trip through Japan & South Korea with my friend Jeremy a couple of years ago. We spent the first half of the last week in Seoul with an excursion to the DMZ (demilitarised zone), then moved south to the seaside cityContinue reading “South Korea’s Lego Town and Silla’s Ancient Capital”