2017, A Year to Myself

2017, A Year to Myself | The Atlas Heart

I never expected 2017 to be a year to myself, but then again, I guess you never really know what life will bring you with each new year. I should know better by now. Even though I didn’t expect it to be a year to myself, I can say with full clarity now that I’m […]

Looking Back on 8.5 Months in Asia

Wat Phu, Pakse - Laos Travel

“‘Live each day as if it’s your last’, that was the conventional advice, but really, who had the energy for that? What if it rained or you felt a bit glandy? It just wasn’t practical. Better by far to simply try and be good and courageous and bold and to make a difference. Not change […]

Is Taiwan Cheap? Travel Budgeting for Taiwan

is Taiwan cheap | Tachung, Taiwan - Asia Travel

Is Taiwan cheap to travel? I’m here to answer all of your budgeting questions about this underrated Asian country from my month and a half of living in Taiwan. Taiwan was exactly what I needed after fast-paced Hong Kong. It was also a much needed relief on my budget. Although Taiwan is definitely not the […]

38 Reasons Why Life in Taiwan is Better

38 Reasons Why Life is Better in Taiwan | Life in Taiwan | Asia Travel

Life in Taiwan is better for a lot of reasons. Here are 38 reasons why visiting or even living in Taiwan might be a good option! I’m writing this on a train back to Taipei. By the time this post is published I will already be in Myanmar, but right now I still have a […]