• Morocco

    TWO WEEKS IN MOROCCO: WHERE TO GO & HOW TO GET THERE, AS A FEMALE TRAVELER

    Don’t be afraid to travel to Morocco as a woman. Don’t be afraid to go to Casablanca. Don’t be afraid to befriend the locals. {But use caution and common sense, as you should in any new place.}  15 Nights in Morocco was a pretty good amount of time to get a feel for the country and check out all the “must see” places. (Though of course there are many more great places we just didn’t have time for…yet!) Tangier – 2 nights Chefchaouen – 1 night (wish we stayed 2 nights) Fes – 2 nights Meknès – 1 night Casablanca – 1 night Marrakech – 3 nights Ouarzazate (Desert Tour)-…

  • Thailand

    HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR SHORT SAY IN BANGKOK

    Bangkok is a breath of fresh air…well metaphorically. Literally, it is a breath of spicy, salty, stinky, sweet, gingery, sweaty, cilantro-y air. (And a bunch of other smells that I don’t have the culinary vocabulary to describe.) View from sky train platform at the Silom stop Most people I meet tend to treat Bangkok as a layover city. People often spend just one day, or even half a day, on their way from Chang Mai to the islands of the South…but Bangkok is so much more than that! There are so many places to explore and after three days, I had not seen everything I’d wanted to see. I will…