• Expat
  • Transferring Money as an Expat

    transferring money as an expat

    In the last seven years, I’ve lived in five different countries and traveled to over 20 more. That’s a whole lotta currencies. Every time we move to a new country, we have to deal with closing bank accounts, figuring out how to transfer money to new bank accounts, whether we should send some back to […]

  • Mexico
  • Mexico City Nightlife

    nightlife in mexico city

    Nightlife in Mexico City is seriously diverse. I’m a craft beer and late night pizza kinda gal, but I’ve dabbled in clubs and dive bars around Mexico City and I’d love to share what I’ve found with you guys. The majority of bars close between 12 and 2am on the weekends. Some close slightly earlier during […]

  • Thailand
  • Bangkok Night Markets

    bangkok night market

    Bangkok after dark is a totally different world. You’ll find everything from night markets to late night shows you probably wouldn’t tell your parents about. If that’s not your thing, you can simply take in the views from a rooftop bar in the city and continue partying in downtown Bangkok. Bangkok is famous for its […]

  • Mexico
  • Xochimilco: The Complete Guide

    what to do in Xochimilco

    It’s taken me eight months of living in Mexico City, but I finally made it to Xochimilco. Xochimilco is the Venice of Mexico. A huge network of canals, it’s one of the most naturally beautiful places I’ve been to in this part of the country. It’s also a peek back at the former glory of […]

  • Itinerary
  • A 2-Week Japan Itinerary

    photos of tori gate in Miyajima

    This post may contain affiliate links. Two weeks in Japan is a great amount of time. I mean, you’ll want to stay longer and there is so much to do in this country that you could fill YEARS of your time exploring it. We were in the country for 17 days – just over two […]