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THE WEEKLY #61: I’M IN MYANMAR AND NO LONGER SOLO!

The Indonesia Media Trip came to a close and I spent a few days recovering in Bali. Lots of content needed to be edited, written and exciting emails read. I actually enjoy hanging out in coffee shop/ hotel lobby side of blogging for the most part so it was nice to take a break from …

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THE WEEKLY #60: REACHING MY DREAM DESTINATION

The second week of exploring Indonesia with the Indonesia Tourism Board was absoultely mental. Day 4 On the fourth day of our scuba trip through Indonesia, I woke early before taking a walk down the streets of Alor. Friendly locals took photos with us and said good morning as they began another day on the …

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THE WEEKLY #59: TRIP OF WONDERS – ALOR, INDONESIA

Our plane took off from Bali as I embarked on a personal milestone journey with a group of strangers I’m sure are soon to be friends. One year ago I was invited on my first ever media trip by Indonesia Tourism Board, fast forward to today and I have been invited back for another Indonesia adventure. …

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THE WEEKLY #56: WHICH COMPANY BOUGHT MY PHOTOS?

I never set out to be a professional photographer when I first got into photography. I had never been out of the automatic settings on a camera before midway through 2015. I started watching youtube videos teaching me about how to set up my camera, how to focus and so forth. The main reason I …

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THE WEEKLY #55: A SHORT STORY ABOUT MY CHILDHOOD

I had a jarringly strange moment this week, I felt something I’d never experienced before in my life. I was wasting time before my flight at a dusty, open-air cafe in Koh Samui. I couldn’t read anything on the menu and I think the lady at the counter recognized this as she ordered my meal …

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THE WEEKLY #54: WHAT THE HELL IS FREEDOM?

This week has been another crazy chapter in my journey. I got an email from the Indonesia Tourism Board inviting me back for another press trip. This time last year I was invited by the Indonesia Tourism Board for two-week all expenses paid press trip. They even gave us a daily spending allowance, none of …

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THE WEEKLY #53: PEACEFUL PUSHKAR AND ANCIENT MERTA

The holy lake in the center of Pushkar creates a peaceful atmosphere, which spreads throughout the entire town. However, there is a rule that made for some sticky situations. Because of the holy nature of the lake, shoes are not allowed to be worn on the ghats of the lake, surrounding paths or footbridges. Everybody …

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THE WEEKLY #51: EXPLORING THE TAJ MAHAL, AGRA

We’ve all seen it a hundred time on television, postcards, advertising, and posters, but it is a place I never thought I would end up visiting. It is fast-becoming the theme of the year. The Taj Mahal is one of the wonders of the world. And in the middle of the summer, I found myself …

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THE WEEKLY #50: 240 HOURS OF CONSECUTIVE SWEATING

Varanasi was mental. In a good way. Traffic, cows, rubbish, noise, dust, animals, vendors and of course the excruciating heat slowly wear you down day by day. However,  I honestly had a great time in Varanasi, but my 10 days in the holy city were challenging to say the least. Everybody always says backpacking in …

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