7 Best Beaches in Goa for Nightlife

Goa is unique in that so many of it's best parties are right on the beach or up on cliffs overlooking the sea. It makes for an awesome backdrop to an even better party. As you might already know, Goa has some of the best parties in the world and while raves in Goa are more

10 Travel Essentials For India

India is a diverse country with mountains, deserts, jungles, the beach, and busy cities. Packing for India can feel like a daunting task, but as long as you have these 10 travel essential for India in your luggage or backpack, you'll be just fine. After traveling India and living there for six years, I have

Men’s India Packing List

Over the last six years traveling and Iiving in India, I have written a lot about what women should pack and wear here and given many outfit examples. Men ask me "what should we pack, though?!", and I always think it's so easy for you guys - that I put off writing a post about it. BUT

A 10-Day South Korea Winter Itinerary

Spring in South Korea may be the most popular season, but the winter is another world altogether. As the temperatures dip in the winter and the cherries are no longer blooming, South Korea becomes isolated from tourists. Thanks to its proximity to Siberia, the winters are cold, bitter, and even harsh at times. But, even

8 Romantic Things to do in Goa

Goa is a gorgeous beach destination with honey-moon style hotels, so of course, there are a lot of romantic things to do in Goa. However, I have not done many of them. Although I met Ben here and have been living here and dating him for six years, I am not into all the mushy

Do You Need a Filtered Water Bottle For India Travel?

Whether or not to get a filtered water bottle for India travel is something I am asked about at least once a week - and it's asked in my India travel tips Facebook group often. I thought I'd go ahead and address it in a blog post so all the information is here in one

Being an Expat in India Compared to Mexico

Lately, I've noticed in Facebook comments people are asking what it's like being an expat in India compared to Mexico and if I can share a little bit about it. It's really hard to compare two countries and I haven't been living in Mexico that long but I want to write about this since you're asking -

Ask Me Anything: How in Shape Do You Need to Be to Travel India?

As part of my Ask Me Anything series, I answer common questions I get from readers. You can read other AMA posts here. In this article, I want to answer the question of how in shape do you need to be to travel India or if age is really a factor in coming here. I