The End of the School Year / My Favorite Recent Memories

It’s finally June 1st or June 2nd depending on what side of the world you are residing in. For me June officially marks the end of the school year and my international student’s departures back home to China, Korea, Egypt, Taiwan and elsewhere in just two weeks! In one week the 2016-2017 school year at…

Flight Hunting (비행기 헌팅)

How many times have you ever tried to find the perfect flight & felt a little dismayed by the layover hours keeping you from your final destination? This is my present situation. Currently, I’ve been neck-deep in flight hunting for winter break vacation. My destination is Korea, with open possibility to spend some time country-hopping….

Angkor & Siem Reap

For Part 1: Please refer to Arriving in Cambodia (…continued) Being an early riser I was up before the rest of my classmates. Deciding to use the time to sight see around our hotel neighborhood during sunlight hours I ventured out again. I was greeted by our hired tut-tut driver along with a few other…

Arriving in Cambodia

  As an avid lover of traveling I am lucky to have been able to visit the famed Khmer temple of Angkor in Cambodia just a few years ago. I never had the time until now to mention this brief, but worthwhile trip when I discussed my adventures in Thailand.  However, both trips actually took…

Traveled 4.98% of the World

While I can vouch that my suitcases have certainly seen their mileage, my travel adventures seem to be few in number according to My Travel Map. I wouldn’t lie that I have been on a hiatus from traveling for the past 2 years, but I do have many travel destinations on my travel bucket to…

Gel Nail Art Fashion in South Korea (한국 젤 네일 아트)

A few months ago during my winter vacation in Seoul I wanted to enjoy my vacay period not only catching up with close friends and traveling around Korea, but experiencing some popular fashion trends. Having not been to a nail salon in a while I decided to look into well-known or trending nail salons in…

한국에 살때: 제 소개있습니다

안녕하세요. 저는 사빈입니다. 제가 스물일곱 살 입니다. 2013년 부터 2015 가을년까지 한국에 살았는데 그럼 아직 또 자주 갔습니다. 첫 번째 왔을때 큰 나라 것같은데 산을 많이 있니까. 아름다운 곳이는 생각했어요. 그래서 한국에 잘 살고싶었어요. 1년 후 서울에 살고 한국 아름다우고 유명한 장소에는 가고싶었어요. 그래서 매달에는 한번 여행을 했어요. 부산, 과천, 전주, 보령, 대전, 경주,인천, 춘천,…

Traveling through Thailand: Solo Journey – Part 2

For Part 1: Please refer to Traveling through Thailand: Solo Journey – Part 1 (…continued) Going off on a whim I took the advice of a friend back in Seoul and contacted one of her American friends teaching English at a school in Bangkok. I never expected her friend to contact me, but she did. She…

Traveling through Thailand: Solo Journey – Part 1

While it may have been just two years since I stepped foot in Thailand it feels like it happened only a short time ago.  It was my first solo vacation trip and also my first trip to Southeast Asia. While my trip was not glamorous and beach-going it certainly was full of adventure. From the…