unexpected wanderlust watchlist (3)

unexpected wanderlust watchlist (3)

Miss the first two posts in this series? Here's Wanderlust Watchlist One and Two. It's that time again! Welcome to September's Wanderlust Watchlist, where I'm showing you three destinations that are on my radar! There are so many beautiful places in the world, and I'm dying to share where I've been lusting after. Koh Rong, [...]

unexpected fitness: a guide to eating healthy in singapore

unexpected fitness: a guide to eating healthy in singapore

Eating healthy hasn't always been easy for me. It's a choice I love to make now, but when I was just getting started, it was always a little bit of a chore. The most encouraging, helpful thing during that time was to excite myself about eating healthy, wholesome food. Singapore, while maintaining its cultural, greasy, [...]

unexpected quotes: 10 quotes to inspire you to travel (also our 2nd birthday!)

unexpected quotes: 10 quotes to inspire you to travel (also our 2nd birthday!)

Unexpected Occurrence is celebrating it's 2nd birthday tomorrow! I don't even know what to say. It's still shocking and humbling and heartwarming that people want to follow my adventures. Every email, comment, and interaction that happens on this blog excites me just as much as it did the first day of blogging, if not more. [...]

unexpected wanderlust watchlist (2)

unexpected wanderlust watchlist (2)

Welcome back to Wanderlust Watchlist, where I'm showing you THREE destinations on my radar! Summer is in full swing, so I've been feeling beautiful beaches and easy living. It's been a stressful couple of weeks here at Unexpected Occurrence, so these are places I'd love to relax in! Tuscany, Italy This is a region of [...]

unexpected tips: how to set goals & achieve them

unexpected tips: how to set goals & achieve them

Let's talk about goals. Goals are important to have. They're natural motivators, and they truly do help you be the best version of you that you can be! Some people are stressed out by goals, and yes! I get it. Goals can be scary, especially when they're big goals. Here are my top tips on [...]

unexpected wanderlust watchlist (1)

unexpected wanderlust watchlist (1)

Hello, friends! Sometimes we all need a little inspiration to travel... even if we've got a BAD case of the travel bug, occasionally, we just don't know where to go! And so I introduce... Wanderlust Watchlist! This is going to be a new little blog series where each month, I highlight THREE destinations on my [...]

unexpected reflections: taking a step back

unexpected reflections: taking a step back

Writing this blog was never supposed to be a job. It was honestly just a way for relatives and friends to keep up with my gap year. As Unexpected Occurrence has grown, I've become so attached to this blog, and to YOU GUYS. I never would have expected my life to become so public; I [...]

unexpected birthdays: 20 things I want to do in my 20s

unexpected birthdays: 20 things I want to do in my 20s

Hello hello, my friends! Today, I’m turning 20… I know, I know, 20’s still a baby! But I’m feeling quite weird about this new decade. I feel like travel in your twenties is a different ballgame… it’s a time to discover yourself; it’s a time to make new foreign friends; it’s a time to have [...]

unexpected loves: things only travelers love

unexpected loves: things only travelers love

Earlier last week, I was talking to a friend, and when I said I loved Singapore's immigration line, but kinda hated that I didn't get an entry stamp, I was met with a very strange look. But come on, travelers like passport stamps!!! It got me thinking about all of the quirky things travelers love, [...]

unexpected tips: how to be productive while traveling

unexpected tips: how to be productive while traveling

Whether you have to catch up on work from home, run some errands, or see 20 sights in just 3 days, we all know that while on holiday, we still have to be somewhat productive. Holidays, long-term travel, and life on the road can really hinder your ability to be productive, but don’t worry, friends! [...]