I typed “best places to learn Spanish in Spain” in Google and Salamanca popped up. I don’t like reading too many texts but once I saw pictures of this little town, I fell in love. Some further digging landed me to this small school called Tia Tula in that city. I have many good memories … More Tres meses en Salamanca
Backpacking: I have done two short ones in the past–3 weeks and 6 weeks. I know most people do it when they are in their 20s; pack their bags, explore, travel and discover the life unknown. But, in my 20s I was too busy trying to build my life–finish school, start a job, work really hard, … More The reason to “Get Lost”
It has been almost a year since I did my 6 months backpacking trip around Europe. It was the best thing I have ever done in my life. Do I have any regrets? No. Would I do it again? In a heartbeat! Why am I addicted to traveling? Because I feel free, I am living … More Itching to fly again!
“Under the Tuscan Sun,” “When in Rome,” “Italian Job” and so on. I know, I know, the first two movies are little sappy but the way Italy is portrayed in those movies is beautiful. Italy was always a part of my list. Everything about it sounded wonderful. Florence, Venice, Tuscany, Verona, Naples, Rome — I … More Ciao Roma
Why did I choose Spain? Because I fell in love with the language. It is just beautiful. No, I don’t understand the language. I did try to learn it but I am still in “Hola, como esta?” stage. I have not really improved from there. One goal I did bring back from my trip or … More Hola’
There were two things in my bucket list that I have been wanting to do for a while. Backpacking alone and exploring Europe. I have admired backpackers who travels alone and live off their little backpacks. And, exploring Europe. From movies to documenteries to stories that I have watched and heard, I have been wanting … More Bucket List
I decided to be one of my best friends’ +1 for the wedding and decide to attend the wedding in Portland. The whole point was just to spend time with her as I have not seen her for almost a year. Here was the whole ordeal: 1. Driving alone from Vancouver, BC to Portland Oregon … More Portlandia