BALI

20 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Bali

I haven’t done one of these photo posts in quite a while, and I’ve actually been meaning to write more about my Bali trip since, you know, I was on it back for my 24th birthday! For a little backstory– my friend,…

TAIWAN

Taiwan Bucket List: What I’m Putting on Mine

Here’s what I’m putting my Taiwan bucket list before I go for the first time. As I said in my 2018 plans post, I’m headed to Taiwan for 2 weeks! I’m actually kind of amazed I haven’t managed to get to…

Korea

Get an Aerial View of Deoksugung Palace

Here’s a fun little post. Deoksugung is one of the five main palaces built during the Joseon dynasty. It became an official royal residence when the others were burnt down during the Japanese invasions and until Changdeokgung was fully restored. Unfortunately,…

Korea

Changdeokgung Palace and its Secret Garden

While Gyeongbokgung is considered Korea’s main palace, Changdeokgung and its secret garden actually served as the primary royal residence from the early 1600s – 1800s. I’ve been twice now, once in late spring and recently mid-autumn, and it’s definitely one…

Ho Chi Minh City

Things to Do in Ho Chi Minh City on Your First Visit

To be perfectly honest, I really didn’t know what to expect from this place! While I was noting the top things to do in Ho Chi Minh City, I was constantly overwhelmed by its sheer size. I was also a lot…

Top Things to Do in Chiang Mai, Thailand

On my very first vacation living in Korea, I tagged along with some friends on a two-week trip to Thailand and Cambodia. One of our favorite places of the trip was by far Chiang Mai. We allotted about four days…