May 20, 2017 Mao

What’s the best part about dating a while girl? Or inter-racial dating? Funny cultural moments! Even though I had been in the US for quite a few years now, there seemed to never be a shortage of funny cultural moments with my girlfriend Sara. Especially when we first started dating I…

May 19, 2017 Mao

I get asked a lot of questions when traveling the world as an American. Some funny, some rude and some are just completely out of the blue. America has such a big influence on the world, whether it’s politics or Hollywood, people are often curious and need a reality check….

May 17, 2017 Mao

Croatia is definitely one of the most stunning and underrated destinations that I have ever been. The crystal clear Adriatic Sea, terrific Mediterranean cuisines, and the large-footprint of Roman ruins were only some of the highlights. Most importantly, the genuine and funny Croatians were the cherry on top for our…

April 20, 2017 Mao

Despite with whatever’s that’s going in the news, the new president, and countless of other issues, I truly believe America is still pretty awesome! Is America perfect? Absolutely not. It has many of its own issues that could probably never be sorted out and many areas that are lacking compared to other…

April 17, 2017 Mao

Oh Bali, the paradise for “Eat, Pray, Love” people and party animals alike. The gorgeous beaches, mountains, resorts and friendly Balinese will certainly make your experience an unforgettable one. During our short visit, we met some really amazing and friendly people while enjoying breath-taking scenery and landscapes. From the mountains…

April 10, 2017 Mao

Welcome to my series of under-rated travel destinations! Here I explore the cities and countries that don’t get enough attention as places to visit. These destinations are typically not inundated with tourists, thus preserving their original charm and allowing you to truly experience the culture.   Okay, I am probably a…