Kids can make your heart melt- or your self-esteem plummet. It’s no secret that teaching requires a thick skin sometimes. Kids are brutally- and I mean BRUTALLY- honest, so I compiled some of the more…

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One of the biggest concerns I had prior to moving to Vietnam was what to bring with me. I’d never been to Asia before so I had only a limited idea of what I’d need.…

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I’ve had my fair share of bad luck on my travels over the past year: getting stranded on an island with one of the most annoying people I’ve ever met, sunburn, sickness and turning up…

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I’ve been in Vietnam for over a year now (hooray!) and whilst the culture shock is long over, there are still some things that baffle and perplex me about this country. Part of being an…

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A few weeks ago, I posted about the first leg of my Malaysian adventure, and now it’s time for part two: Langkawi. Admittedly I only spent about 36 hours there, but they were 36 pretty…

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