Stunning scenery in Ladakh, India.

Best Moments of 2013

With 2013 coming to an end, I sat down with some friends for a holiday catch-up and we started talking about our best moments of … Continue Reading →

Happiest birthday to me!

The Call of the Wild, Or Why I Can’t Stop Traveling

It would appear that I have done it again. Despite telling myself that I had returned to New York ready to stay put for the … Continue Reading →

Elephant Nature Park

Ethical Elephant Tourism at Elephant Nature Park: An Unforgettable Dream Come True

I received heart-breaking news on the morning of March 5th, 2013. An elephant I had befriended at Elephant Nature Park in Chiang Mai had passed away … Continue Reading →

Making my dream come true by volunteering at the Elephant Nature Park

Achievements in 2012

Wow. Another year has flown by and now 2013 is just around the corner. I know I say this every year, but seriously, where did … Continue Reading →

#TTOT Round-Up: Voluntourism – Impact or Impossible

Every Tuesday, it’s Travel Talk on Twitter! Each week is a fun, new topic. Join either of the two sessions at 9:30am GMT and 9:30pm … Continue Reading →

Social Good Summit

Social Good Summit, NYC

I am so excited to confirm my attendance at this year’s Social Good Summit in New York City! The Social Good Summit will combine my … Continue Reading →


Like Water for Chocolate Water Fundraiser Ends Well

In early 2010, I participated in a water fundraiser for charity: water that I named “All’s Well That Ends Well.” The goal was to raise $5,000 USD … Continue Reading →