Part 2: Adventures in Cartagena and El Caribe

Colombia Flag

The journey continued with a ridiculously long day of travel departing Buenos Aires at 4am, 3 flights between 3 countries and finally sharing a taxi with a new airport buddy to meet my 2 friends in Cartagena at 8:30pm. Total travel time = 16 hours. Needless to say, I was so excited to meet my … Continue reading Part 2: Adventures in Cartagena and El Caribe

Part 1: Buenos Aires Walking and a Wedding

Recoleta Angel

In September 2013, I had just arrived in the Czech Republic for my Fulbright year and remember receiving an excited message from my good friend from university: she was engaged! For a moment I remember feeling so far away—not only physically, but also emotionally. Here was my friend taking a huge step to settled adult … Continue reading Part 1: Buenos Aires Walking and a Wedding

Adventures in the Dirt

It’s been a long and busy month and half, full of lots of adventure, so that it feels overwhelming to try and recap—mostly because time is flying by! It’s hard to believe that it’s already July. Time has been a strange thing lately. Less than a year ago I had just finished teaching and still … Continue reading Adventures in the Dirt

…East and West

The Great Wall

Life’s been a little hectic the past month. With lots of travels and starting a new job, I’ve found it hard to find the time sit still and form a routine that allows time to think. Now it’s been a few weeks and my awesome trip to Asia with my dad feels far away. Before … Continue reading …East and West