Au Revoir London!

“A man of ordinary talent will always be ordinary, whether he travels or not; but a man of superior talent will go to pieces if he remains forever in the same place.” – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Moving to a new country is kind of like transgressing backwards in time, to a period in which your…

Trust me, if you haven’t eaten in Thailand you haven’t lived.

I had never been to Thailand before so when my boyfriend and I jetted off to Bangkok in early July I had distorted expectations, or fantasies, of what the peninsula would be like. I fully expected white sandy beaches and turquoise lagoons glimmering under rays of scorching warmth, heat that melts away your stress and…

A short, but sweet trip to Prague

According to Wikipedia about 2 million people permanently reside in Prague, and I could easily imagine there being just as many tourists in the city at any given time. I traveled to Prague with my boyfriend the day after Christmas (December 26, 2011) and we spent 4 days in the cultural capital of Europe enjoying…

The History of a Munchkin

Indonesia has been my home since I was a munchkin. Three to be precise. And yes, I would describe myself as a munchkin, cause I was cute. Damn cute. Things change. Take that as you will, but Indonesia is no longer my home, in a sense. It’s a land of contrasts, of sickening wealth and…