Why I Fell In Love With Senegal

My recent trip to Senegal blew me away. I wasn't sure what to expect as it was my first 'real' adventure deep into the African continent. I'd been to Morocco a few times, but that's a whole different vibe. Arriving at 3 am at the Dakar airport was rather daunting. After a long layover in [...]

Dancing Dreams of Cuba

2016 was an epic travel year, mainly because I was able to take my second trip to Cuba (plus trips to Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Italy, Turkey, Portugal, Morocco, the UK, Senegal and more, but those I'll leave for another blog post). This visit allowed me to stray further out from the city to enjoy spots [...]

The Beginning: Kuala Lumpur

After two overnight flights, we arrived in KL pretty delirious, but happy to be there. We grabbed the KLIA Express train after clearing customs and picking up our bags which took us to KL Sentral, the main train station. Our hotel, the Aloft KL Sentral, was actually accessible through walkways within this giant station/shopping mall, [...]