Exploring the Eklutna Lake Trail

Winter in Alaska brings lots of snow to already stunning landscapes like Eklutna Lake and when the scene gets covered in a fresh white blanket it  can become even more picturesque.  With fresh powder coming down twice last week it was an easy choice to packed my cross-country skis and head out on the Eklutna Lake Read More …

40 Best Hikes in Asia

If you’re anything like me then you know one of the best ways to experience a new place is through hiking and over the last four years I’ve had the good fortune of exploring some of the best hikes in Asia.  I’ve seen amazing sunrises from breathless mountaintops and islands, hiked to a blue fire Read More …

Is This the Best One Bag Travel Bag?

I had seen and heard good things about Cabinzero when they contacted me saying they wanted to send me a bag!  They were confident that I would love their bag and wanted me to try one so I could share with all my experience with you, my readers.  I was excited for the Military 44L Read More …

3 Must-See Waterfalls in Dalat, Vietnam

Dalat is one of the most popular vacation cities among Vietnamese people and well known to tourists for all of the  incredible waterfalls in Dalat.  Many people visit Dalat every year for an adventure activity known as Canyoning, essentially climbing down waterfalls.  Even if you aren’t here to climb down the falls you’ll still find lots Read More …

Jungle Trekking to Village Homestays in Nepal

It was the evening after I’d been roared at by a wild tiger that I met British zoologist, John Sparshatt, in Thakudwara, Nepal.  I quickly grew to know him as Jungle John and he told me we could trek through the jungle to a village homestay not too far from here.  We were sharing a starlight Read More …

A Year of Adventure Live, Travel, Teach – 2017

I kicked off 2017 with a road trip around Japan as the year quickly turned into a whirlwind of adventure here on Live, Travel, Teach.  Sometimes I can’t believe half of what I did was actually real, but somehow it was.  I pulled off an 8-month farewell tour of Asia including in two more epic road trips, Read More …

Dozens of Facts You Didn’t Know about the Philippines!

After two trips to the Philippines and quite a few to other Southeast Asian countries, I feel that I need to fill you in on a few lesser known facts about the Philippines.  My adventures in the Philippines weren’t exactly to secret hideaways.  Plenty of travel bloggers have written about Boracay, Cebu, and Palawan with countless Read More …

Deep Water Solo Diving – Cat Ba, Vietnam

Did you know that I hosted a Vietnamese Television show a few months ago?  No, seriously I spent 3 days filming Vietnam Discovery on Cat Ba Island and the episode is about to air, but until then you’ll have to read about it here.  I know you probably want me to write an update about life in Read More …

Teach English Online and Get Paid!

Do you want to get paid to teach English online?  Are you looking for a way to make extra money from anywhere in the world?  VIPKID is the perfect way for you to make some extra money while you’re traveling around the world or even from the comfort of your home!  I just joined the VIPKID Read More …

Top Activities and Attractions in Koh Samui

With lots of beautiful beaches, rejuvenating spas, and diving hot spots in the corals or partying hard all night, Koh Samui, is a non-stop beehive of activity. This resort town, full of upscale hotels and fancy bars and restaurants, is the second largest island of Thailand and is situated in the Gulf. The mere mention Read More …