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Getting Visa Approval to Vietnam & Avoiding Issues At Customs

How To Get Visa Approval to Vietnam & Avoid Issues At Customs When Danton and I traveled to Vietnam last November, we were traveling for 20 hours including layovers. The last thing we wanted to do after landing in Tan Son Nhat International Airport, at 1 in the morning, was deal with problems at customs…. Read more »

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The Jennormous Bucket List 2017

In 2016 I told myself, “go out there and do all the things,” and I tried my absolute best to, well- do all the things! The year 2016 brought me so many new experiences and fond memories. I made it a mission to try and do as much as possible. I never hesitated to say… Read more »

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Quiet Monday’s on Bowen Island

I had heard about Bowen Island from a dive buddy and his wife and made the trip there on my own last summer. The short 20-minute ferry ride, the sun on my face, and the wind in my hair was so enjoyable. Since my lovely day on Bowen Island, I’ve tried to take the boyfriend there… Read more »

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PADI Advanced Open Water in British Columbia

As with any hobby, you want to better your skills and push yourself to the next level. For me, that meant being able to do more than what my current PADI Open Water certificate allowed me to do. With a PADI Advanced Open Water certification, I would be able to dive deeper, dive at night,… Read more »

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Hoi An: An Idyllic Town

Getting To Hoi An From Ho Chi Minh City Getting to Hoi An was super easy! We booked flights with Vietnam Airlines to Da Nang for about $60 round trip each. The flight included 1 free checked bag and 1 carry-on, which was awesome because originally we were going to fly with Jetstar and they charge… Read more »

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Traveling Alone: Why I love it and so will you

  Before 2015, I never would have thought about traveling alone. In fact, there were many activities I wouldn’t ever have considered doing alone: dining out, watching movies, attending public events or social gatherings to name a few. My first experience traveling solo happened by chance in 2015. I had flown to South Korea and… Read more »