This week, by far, has been the absolute most terrifying and challenging week I have ever experienced in the name of “trying to be a bad ass”. I wanted to ensure that this trip was all about *no opportunities missed* and being a bad ass maama jama. So far, I think I’ve been doing quite alright. … More Breathing under water
Hi everybody! It’s been too long, I know! Don’t worry though, I’ve spent the last three weeks shaming myself, so you don’t have to. 🙂 Last week I was in northern Vietnam. I experienced such a range of emotions, which in turn confused the heck out of me and forced me to put some things … More Vietnam, I liked you, I didn’t like you, and then I loved you.
Hola mi gente! Ah pasado DEMASIADO tiempo! Eso si lo se, y no se preocupen que eh pasado las ultimas 3 semanas haciendo sentir mal, para que no tengan que ezforsarcen. 🙂 La semana pasada estaba en el norte de Vietnam. Tuve muchas emociones de gusto y des gusto, que me puse muy confundida! No … More Vietnam, me gustaste, no me gustaste, y me sorprendiste.
Traveling, as I’m sure you’ve heard, opens your mind in a lot of different ways. It makes you calmer, respectful of others, curious, patient, and usually kinder, depending on your personality. 😉 Although I know all these things, I still am surprised by my travels, things that happen, and how I react or don’t react, … More Accept what you don’t Expect
*****Be sure to subscribe to my new website newsletter! Head on over to voyagingvanessa.com because that’s where my blog will be now*** Thank you for the love! My friends, it has been one week since I’ve written and truly that is too much time! I have seen so much, eaten food I can not pronounce, … More Sawadee kah, Bangkok!
Catchy title, no? But it is true, I got shot. I got shot 3 times, twice in my left arm and once in my right arm. And I paid for it! What is this madness you’re reading?! Allow me to explain; I was shot, by a medical assistant, who injected me with vaccines. Hehehehe As afraid, … More I Got Shot
Este excerto es de mi journal, onde e notado los momentos de todos mis viajes y sentimientos. Es di mi primer viaje sola en Europa. Lo queira compartir con ustedes porque la alegria y paz que senti fue tan sincera y natural. Estuve totalmente sola, practicando un lenguaje que no llevaba perfecto, y el mundo … More Una visita inesperada a Marseille
Have you heard of the app called Time hop? It connects with your Facebook account, for example, and once a week or so, will send you back in time through your old photos. I enjoy it because it reminds me of happy memories, which are usually the only ones I share on Facebook. Today’s Time hop … More A solo beginner, in Lyon
Hi guys, We’ve all had nightmares, right? The ones that wake you in the middle of the night, but you can’t remember a thing of what you’ve dreamt; or the ones where you feel like you’re falling, and you wake up just before you face plant. Regardless, nightmare suck. Our dreams are uncontrollable, un-predictable, and … More Fearful to be Fearless
I’m afraid of needles. Yes. Yes, I am. I’m cool with donating blood and blood work, but I can’t watch that puppy go in, not yet. Once the needle has been in my arm for a few minutes I’ll look over and see what’s going on, but I always turn away. I just don’t really … More Shots vs Disease (possibility!)