Hello Thailand – Part 1: 3 Days In Bangkok

When living in Hong Kong, one of the destinations that you hear people hopping to frequently is Thailand. We wanted to go as soon as we moved to Hong Kong, but had to hold off until after we had E because of the Zika threat. But we finally booked our first Thailand trip for December,Continue reading “Hello Thailand – Part 1: 3 Days In Bangkok”

Back Home with My Baby Girl

When I told friends in Hong Kong that I was heading back to the US for three weeks, the general response was, “Oh, you must be so excited to go back!”. Yes, I was extremely excited to go back, but I was also very nervous. It would be my first trip flying home with myContinue reading “Back Home with My Baby Girl”

Our 3 Day Trip to Osaka and Kyoto, Japan

My first trip to Japan was in January of this year when I met up with K in Tokyo at ~20 weeks pregnant. But, it was too cold to truly explore, I wasn’t able to eat any sushi, and all of the bars and some cafes were too smoky to step inside, so I feltContinue reading “Our 3 Day Trip to Osaka and Kyoto, Japan”

Traveling with a Baby, 7 Days in Bali

This trip accomplished three firsts for me: 1) it was my first trip to Bali, 2) my first trip with E, and 3) my first trip with our nanny.

My Last Minute, 4-Day Trip to Munich, Germany and Salzburg, Austria

Now that I’m on an official travel hold, I can’t help but reminisce about past trips and think about where I want to go next. There is one trip I took between our Machu Picchu trip and our Hong Kong move that is still fairly fresh in my mind – a quick weekend trip inContinue reading “My Last Minute, 4-Day Trip to Munich, Germany and Salzburg, Austria”

4 Things I Learned on my Day Trip to the Neuschwanstein Castle in the German Alps

During a last minute trip that I took to Munich, Germany in August, 2017, I decided to make a quick trip to the Neuschwanstein Castle just to see why people were so fascinated with it. And the moment I got there, I regretted not planning this part of my trip in advance…