Month: June 2014

Temple Drive-By

Temple Drive-By

There is nothing better than finding someone at the airport holding a sign with your name after two days of traveling. Nothing. My driver took my suitcase and navigated through the crowds to his tuk-tuk. This excited me, too. I love riding in tuk-tuks and […]

Cambodian Village Life

Cambodian Village Life

I spent Monday in a village located about 20 minutes outside Siem Reap. It was important to me to get outside of the city to see how Cambodians truly live, as Siem Reap is very touristy. As we drove away from the city, the paved […]

Stuck at O’Hare: What Happens When Your Flight is Overbooked

Stuck at O’Hare: What Happens When Your Flight is Overbooked

I’m sitting in a sports bar at a Hilton Hotel in Chicago an hour after my flight left. And they’re playing country music. If someone would ask me to describe my version of hell, this would surely be it. I arrived at the airport early, […]