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The Day I Met Fate

The Day I Met Fate

This is a story about a conversation I had six years ago with a stranger I met in passing. It was a day I will never forget.

Watch Out For Sharks

Watch Out For Sharks

But this week has been sort of eerie here in Byron Bay. There was a pretty bad shark attack yesterday, and today, two backpackers went into the water and were never seen again.

Couchsurfing Chronicles: The Boyfriend

Couchsurfing Chronicles: The Boyfriend

There are two types of travelers. The first is the kind who would never sleep on a stranger’s couch. Especially if they are all alone. It doesn’t matter if it is through an app and the stranger has good references. They just don’t feel comfortable. […]

A Magical Thai Tattoo

A Magical Thai Tattoo

What better way to remember our first trip to Asia than to have it branded on us forever?

Should I Namaste or Should I Namastgo

Should I Namaste or Should I Namastgo

Traveling is one thing in life that you can spend money on and be richer for it.

Why I Am Not Going To Write About My Ayahuasca Experience

Why I Am Not Going To Write About My Ayahuasca Experience

As I write this, I am sitting in the middle of the Amazon jungle in Ecuador on the fourth day of my five day ayahuasca retreat. I have done ayahuasca the last two nights but this is a new experience for me. Before coming here, […]

Hugs, Caramel, and Cocaine

Hugs, Caramel, and Cocaine

AMMA Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, known throughout the world as Amma (meaning “Mother”), is a spiritual leader who has millions of followers across the world. For those who see the world through the lens of social media, she has 15 million Facebook fans if that […]

Have You Been Eating Sand?

Have You Been Eating Sand?

WITHCRAFT ISLAND We decide to spend a few days on the island of Siquijor, also known as ‘Withcraft Island’ because of it’s traditional healing methods. The main reason I want to visit here is to try one of these methods known as bolo-bolo healing. This […]

A Trip in Tulum

A Trip in Tulum

Trippin’ in Tulum A guy from Berlin. A girl from Singapore. Me from the States. We met in our hostel in Tulum. They ask if I want to go and have some dinner and drinks tonight. Yes. He also has some acid we can take. […]

A Tribal Tattoo From Whang Od

A Tribal Tattoo From Whang Od

A Living Legend Whang Od is a legend in the tattoo world. I originally heard about her when I went on a date one Friday night to the Los Angeles History Museum (First Fridays there are actually a blast) and it just so happened that […]