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Tucked between China and India is a country that is about as mysterious as it is magical: Bhutan. Due to the High Value, Low Impact Tourism policy Bhutan enforces, only a small number of people visit each year, but that number is growing. The strict tourism policies protect what is so unique about Bhutan; its abundant natural resources, rich history and culture. Gross National Happiness, not Gross national product, is the metric… Read More

The stunning limestone karst topography of Halong Bay, Vietnam. See more from this trip here. “We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.” –Aaïs Nin

I’m always fascinated by stopping to think about what my life was like a year ago today. Without fail, I am bewildered and inspired. So much has changed! People I had no idea existed a year ago are a big part of my life now. I’ve been to Vienna, Budapest, London, Athens, Rome, and all over Ireland. I became completely at home in Dublin’s cobbled streets and crowded bars. And then I left… Read More