Pulau Kapas: The Most Beautiful Island in Malaysia. [ Photo Essay ]

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Thanks to some of my expat friends in Kuala Lumpur, I was recommended to take a little trip over to a small island called Pulau Kapas.  (They are not too happy with me to be blogging about it...but I can't help myself).  Sorry, I'm not sorry. When…

LongSha Beach Camping on Pulau Kapas

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When most people think of budget travel, their minds think of dirty hostels or questionable guesthouses, but there is another option: camping.  I had actually never camped before in South-East Asia, and I'm really glad that my first experience…

Labuan Bajo to Lombok Overland Travel

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Getting from Labuan Bajo to Lombok overland takes 24 hours, and is not a journey that one would normally describe as enjoyable.  But I myself went through it to save some money, and it was not as bad as I thought it was going to. I had just…

Gili Trawangan; It's Not Goodbye...It's See You Later...

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I'm sitting in a restaurant waiting for my boat back to the mainland.  I can hear the bells ringing from the horse carts, the distant sounds of prayer coming from the mosque, and eavesdropping on a couple young backpackers recanting their drunken…

Batu Batong: The Best Snorkeling of My Entire Life!

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Just a couple days ago I encountered hands down -- the best snorkeling of my entire life.  I joined Uber Scuba in Labuan Bajo, Flores on one of their dive trips.  The entire experience was really great, and I would highly recommend diving…

Uber Scuba Diving in Labuan Bajo, Flores

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I had just finished an incredible 4 day trip sailing from Lombok - Flores, and I thought my adventures on a boat were finished.  I was wrong.  So very wrong. Friends that I had met on the Komodo Tour decided to book a diving trip with Uber…

Heli Lounge, Kuala Lumpur: Drinks + Sunset on a Helipad

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The Heli Lounge Kuala Lumpur is easily one of the best places to have a drink in this amazing city!  When you combine enjoying a delicious cocktail or beer on a helipad, a beautiful sunset, and a stunning city view - The Heli Lounge simply…

The Absolute Best Thing To Do in Kuala Lumpur

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Kuala Lumpur, the capital of Malaysia, is an incredible city that has something to offer everyone.  From the stunning Petronas Towers, The Menara Tower (the tallest tower in SEA), the Batu Caves, incredible shopping, amazing food, and a…

The 5 BEST PARTY ISLANDS in SOUTH-EAST-ASIA

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  Looking for the best places to party in South-East Asia?  Well, I'm here to help.  I've spent a good time traveling, backpacking, and partying around this corner of the world, and this place definitely has some top-notch…

25 Music Festivals In America To Experience Before You Die

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It's hard to explain the atmosphere that's created at music festivals.  They're an absolute perfect place to a party, hang out with friends, meet new people, and listen to some amazing music (obviously).  When it comes to the the America,…

Don Det, Laos: The Chillest Place in South-East Asia

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After landing in Vientiene, I had no intention on heading to the south of Laos at all.  I had only planned 15 days in the country, and I figured since I'm flying in, checking out the 4000 Islands, Pakse, or Thakek would not really be possible.…

Songkran in Chiang Mai, 2015; The World's Largest Water Fight

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The day had finally come.  I had literally been waiting for this day for one entire year.  After backpacking South-East Asia from January - April in early 2014, I had to fly home just a few days before Songkran started for a family wedding. For…