• unexpected overview: gap year

    I decided to call an end to my gap year, as I’m starting university soooon and technically, my gap year should have ended about 4 weeks ago (around when I left last year). It’s been the most incredible year, and I’ve learned an insane amount during the past 12 months. I couldn’t be happier with how I chose to spend this year, and I feel incredibly blessed & lucky to have been able to have such crazy little adventures. Overview: Gap Year The Numbers Total Kilometers Traveled: 109,066 km In the air (by plane): 94550 km In the sea (by boat): 3988 km On the tracks (by train): 7666 km On the…

  • unexpected penang

    Penang, Malaysia is filled with creativity in the most unexpected places. Beautiful street art graces dingy alleyways, restaurants all have their own personalities… the entire island is a photographer’s dream, with every corner holding a potential shot.     Last Christmas, we came to Georgetown, Penang, and loved it so much that we decided to scurry back this year! I had forgotten how much I loved Penang until I got here and was immediately blown away with the unique finds I had failed to remember. Let me tell you, the food here is incredible. Georgetown is the epitome of a “foodie heaven.” We arrived late on Christmas Eve, so instead of…

  • Unexpected Greece

    The only reason this is still up is to laugh at. Seriously. This is one of my first blog posts and it is pretty dang terrible.