Balian Healing: Our experience with Pak-Man

At sixteen years old a doctor diagnosed me with a herniated disk and sciatica, informing me that I had a back of an “80 year old” and would most likely have to have surgery. Thankfully my mother wasn’t having it and tried every option possible to avoid that operation. For two years I walked with…

Tips From A Local – Things to Do in Los Angeles

When you live in Los Angeles there is always something going on. I have created a list of my personal favorite, non-cliché things to do in Los Angeles based on personality type.  I also created a “staycation” vlog at some of the listed items below. THE ADVENTURER Here’s a few suggestions for those that would love…

My WanderList- 64 Countries I Need To Visit

A lot of you have asked how we decide which destinations we travel to and it usually starts with us throwing out places on our dream lists. My personal list is always evolving. I see a picture of beautiful location online and it’s added to the list. I read an article or watch a documentary…

NORWEGIAN AIRLINES TOOK US TO THAILAND!

Norwegian Airlines was awesome enough to gift us a free flight to Thailand! Here’s a little Q&A sesh about our experience flying from New York to Bangkok with them. Q: So… How in the HECK did you guys swing this rad deal? Ashley: After 10 years of slaving behind a lens and eating canned salmon,…

Things to Know Before Visiting Cuba

· Go before its too late... ·

When I first read about Cuba, I mostly learned about Havana and… Havana. I knew during the 1950’s the Cuban revolution took place and the U.S. trade embargo left Cuban streets frozen in time. Fidel Castro and Che Guevara iconic posters etched into my memory, were visual representation I knew best. I heard Cuban sandwiches…

I don’t think You’re ready, for this Jelly

· I was attacked by jellyfish in Grenada ·

The first time Brittnie and I went to an Underwater Exhibit was to visit “Ocean Atlas” in the Bahamas. It was a hilarious disaster. We had two hours to make the experience happen before missing our flight. Our snorkel gear was defective and the waves were so high that they crashed into our breathing tube…

WATCH OUT FOR MONKEY SLANGERS

· A lesson on Animal Cruelty ·

Although we aren’t vegans and 50% of our group of two aren’t pet owners, we really like animals. The mistreatment of them is not something we condone which is why we easily skipped the elephant rides in Bangkok. We passed on petting drug induced tigers in Phuket. We. Won’t. Eat. Dog. During our totally animal-cruelty-free…

Bahamas Bucket List

Hey Ya’ll!!! I hope everyone is having an amazing week!! Ash & I just got back from The Bahamas where I was able to cross off THREE of my travel bucket list items in just THREE days!!! If you’ve read our About Us section you know one of the reasons we started our blog is to hold…