The Best of Times, The Worst of Times; A Tale of Two Points of View

March 21, 2016: I celebrated my 22nd trip around the sun by enjoying a cozy dinner in Carrboro, NC with good beer and great friends. March 21, 2017: I rang in my Jordan year in Pai, Thailand with a day of exploring via scooter and a night of serendipitous festivus via bar crawling. March 21, … Continue reading The Best of Times, The Worst of Times; A Tale of Two Points of View

How to Ball on a Budget Around the World (basketball not included)

"If you don't mind me asking, how can you afford to travel so much?" If I had a dollar for every time I'm asked this, I could afford to fly business class across Europe instead of riding the Flex bus... One day I'll sit in first class, annnnd 10 minutes later a flight attendant will … Continue reading How to Ball on a Budget Around the World (basketball not included)

This is not America, what to expect as an American traveling abroad

Grab your airplane bottles because it's time for the second installment of, "Around the World in 80 pints: Leaving America Addition"  Every time there's a bird or flight related pun take a drink!*  To get y'all in the mood: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=QxIWDmmqZzY  Quick! Think fast (facts) World population: 7.6 Billion  US population: 325.6 Million People I've met … Continue reading This is not America, what to expect as an American traveling abroad