What is your country best at?

As a traveler, I try (and sometimes fail) to find out what is unique about a country and then experience it.  Working  on the theory that every country is best at something, Information is...

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Are You This Kind of Traveler?

I am not made to work in the hospitality industry and if I didn’t know that before, this website definitely drove the point home.  Full of chuckles, head scratchers and head bangers, the stories...

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What to do in Istanbul

In November I head to Turkey for 3 months as part of a HelpX volunteer opportunity.  I’m going to be living/working on a horse farm and I’m beyond excited to explore the country.  I’ve...

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Visa on Arrival for India!

According to the Times of India, India will start allowing Visas on Arrival for 40 more countries including the US and UK.  This is great!  I’ve been contemplating visiting India but the thought of...

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Current Location: Gita, Bulgaria

I am doing a month-long housesit in rural Bulgaria.  The location is pretty but it is a challenge living here because there are few resources and no one speaks a word of English.  I’m...

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