Sunday. Mid-July. Universal Studios. You're already on to a loser. Then let's add on to that arriving after lunch. Had I arrived in hell? There were minions there, so probably. Weekends aren't the best time to visit a theme park if you can help it and behind Christmas/New Year and Halloween, the summer break is the third … Continue reading Universal Studios: A tale of crowds, bad decisions and some good luck
People say that I'm opinionated. I'm sure some think that I live to contradict rather than truly believe the things I do. Which is why I'm sure a lot of people think my enjoyment of roller coasters comes from needing to be a special snowflake of quirkiness and originality. That look of, or actually vocalization of "Of … Continue reading Why you should love roller coasters: Twisted Colossus and Six Flags Magic Mountain
Last year, I cancelled my birthday plans and took myself on a weekend trip to Tokyo to meet my flight attendant friend who was in town. We stayed in Yokohama about an hours train away from Tokyo explored a little bit of Japan. The first day I landed very early in the morning and hung around … Continue reading Yokohama and Tokyo Weekend
Another trip to Vietnam, this time to historic Hoi An. Staying in Hoi An Boutique Resort we stayed by the beach, which was easy travelling distance to the town for trips. The old river front is beautiful and unique, with influences from the different countries that had dominion over the port between the 15th and … Continue reading Hoi An
The top of my list to visit in Asia at the time was Halong Bay.
Better late than never, somebody says. I disagree with them, but I'm going to use their excuse saying anyway. Back in April this year me and two of my friends booked a trip to Ao Nang in Thailand for a few days away from the Hong Kong bustle. It wasn't a trip ripe with travel … Continue reading Easter trip to Thailand
Most people don't consider seeing a new city as relaxing, but it's one thing that really gets me out of my head and gives me a new perspective on my own life. This made visiting Chicago at the end of my trip for 5 days a fantastic decision.