Asia · In Photos · Thailand · The Nomadic Life

A Skipped Beat in Krabi, Thailand: Tuesday Travel Snapshot

Bringing you a travel snapshot from Beat Nomad’s archives each and every Tuesday: I had a serious space-cadet moment when I was in Ko yao noi, a small island about an hour’s boat ride from Krabi, while traveling around Thailand last September. I said goodbye to my friends, packed up my bag, got on a…… Continue reading A Skipped Beat in Krabi, Thailand: Tuesday Travel Snapshot

Africa · In Photos · Madagascar · The Nomadic Life

5 Reasons Why Antsirabe is Madagascar’s Best Urban Destination

Happy May, blogosphere. I’m sure for most of you it means a thawing out of the winter that lingered in the northern hemisphere, but for my part, I’ve been camping out in the same pair of sweatpants and light sweater-down-jacket combination for the past three days. Normally, I hate cold weather, but somebody imported maple…… Continue reading 5 Reasons Why Antsirabe is Madagascar’s Best Urban Destination

Adventure Travel · Africa · In Photos · La Reunion · The Nomadic Life

Dining and Hiking on La Reunion’s Active Volcano

Seriously guys, I’ve already gabbed on enough about La Reunion, but want to point out two more highlights of the trip, Le Piton de la Fournaise, an active volcano, and a cozy restaurant called Le QG before returning to posts about Madagascar. Next week, look for some colorful photos I’m eager to share depicting the…… Continue reading Dining and Hiking on La Reunion’s Active Volcano

In Photos · North America · The Nomadic Life · The United States

A Skipped Beat: Tuesday Travel Snapshot [Washington]

Bringing you a travel snapshot from Beat Nomad’s archives each and every Tuesday. This photo was taken at Lake Crescent on a trip to the Olympic National Park shortly after I moved to Seattle. A couple of medical students from Arkansas that I met at a hostel and I were staying at Lake Crescent Lodge,…… Continue reading A Skipped Beat: Tuesday Travel Snapshot [Washington]

Africa · In Photos · Madagascar

A Skipped Beat: Tuesday Travel Snapshot [Fianaratsoa]

Bringing you a travel snapshot from Beat Nomad’s archives each and every Tuesday. This week’s photo was taken on the RN7 just south of Fianaratsoa, somewhere near Anja National Park, in the wine-making region of Madagascar (although, trust me, it’s terrible — I once got drunk after drinking an entire bottle because I was convinced…… Continue reading A Skipped Beat: Tuesday Travel Snapshot [Fianaratsoa]

Africa · In Photos · La Reunion · The Nomadic Life

Hello Reunion, Thanks for Smelling Nice

Back to the Developed World After over a consecutive year and a half in Madagascar – minus three weeks in Thailand – stepping off the airplane in La Reunion felt like going back in time to the world of my memories. At first glance, it was the developed world of my daydreams when I’m having…… Continue reading Hello Reunion, Thanks for Smelling Nice

In Photos

A Skipped Beat: Tuesday Travel Snapshot [Florida]

This week I’ve decided to finally start doing a weekly post featuring a forgotten or archived photo that, for whatever reason, never made it on to Beat Nomad before now. I’ve been thinking about doing this for awhile and I’m excited to at long last make the idea a reality. I’m also excited about the…… Continue reading A Skipped Beat: Tuesday Travel Snapshot [Florida]