Malaysia was a destination that surprised me. It’s a country that most backpackers skip over, so I went into it with low expectations and ended up falling in love! Here are 20 photos to inspire you to visit Malaysia.Continue reading
Wow, I can’t believe that 2016 is over!
It’s been a crazy year, with everything that is going on in the world, but personally for me it’s been a pretty transformative year and was filled with adventure! I backpacked across Southeast Asia, crossed off 7 new countries, learned to scuba dive, moved across the country and had my first full year blogging! Here is The Fly Away Life’s 2016 recap:Continue reading
Ho ho ho… The holidays are just around the corner!
If you’re anything like me, you’ve been putting off your holiday shopping and still have stocking stuffers & last-minute gifts to pick up (thank god for Amazon Prime and two-day shipping!). Here are some of my favorite travel stocking stuffers for the wandering soul in your life!Continue reading
Welcome to the Weekend Wanderer series! Once or twice a month, I will feature an interview with a traveler who is doing something unique or exciting in their adventures across the globe. Have an exciting adventure you’d like to share? Shoot me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org!
As you guys know, my travels are often inspired by books. So when fellow wanderer, Nicole Trilivas reached out and offered me a copy of her new novel Girls Who Travel, I jumped at the chance to learn about her inspiration with a quick interview. I was absolutely captivated by the book and found I couldn’t put it down. I found myself identifying a lot with Kika, the main character, and her struggles as a traveler trying to merge back into ordinary life. Definitely suggest checking it out!Continue reading
Italy stole my heart from the moment I set foot in it. I spent 4 months living in and traveling though this beautiful country and I couldn’t get enough. I explored the big cities and the picturesque small towns, toured beautiful cathedrals and ate my weight in delicious gelato. La bella vita took hold of me and ever since I’ve been constantly plotting ways to go back.Continue reading