Day 3 in Madrid – Lunch at DSTAgE

Before we came to Madrid, Zoya recommended we splurge on lunch at DSTAgE, a two Michelin star restaurant. She advised we'd need reservations, but when I tried to book us in, they were full. So what did Zoya do? She called them. She got us on the wait list for lunch everyday that we were…

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Roadtrip Day 2: Piodao

When I say that Kevin researched and planned our road trip with Tyler, I don't mean that lightly. As soon as Tyler booked his tickets to visit, the research began. And not just some simple google searches of 'best sights in Portugal'. If Kevin has ever helped you with anything, you know that his research-style…

TWG does not equal Twinnings: Lessons in Observation

When I packed up and moved to Southeast Asia in July (still can't believe it's now nearly November!), I headed to Bangkok to meet Kevin. He'd already been there for about a month, but had recently transitioned over to Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Of course, I'd already booked my flight to Bangkok by the time he…

Part 3 of our Philippines Trip: Nacpan Beach

Towards the end of our time in El Nido, we spent a day out at Nacpan Beach, a remote beach 45 minutes north of El Nido. We went to buy some coconuts, and the lady at the kiosk told us we should check out some rentable cottages¬†further down the beach. So, coconuts in hand, we…