Great Wall of China Essentials


I felt like I was on top of the world. I visited what was considered to be the prettiest and most ‘foreigner friendly’ part of the Great Wall of China, called Mutianyu. The Great Wall was an amazing and once and a lifetime experience that easily could have been ruined without one of these essential items!  Keep reading for what made my Great Wall of China adventure a chill experience.

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Elaisha Goes to…The Emperor Quianmen Beijing


The Emperor Hotel Quianmen hotel was quite the surprise. When my roommate proposed that I join her and her friend on a weekend trip to Beijing, I was ecstatic. However one of my first thoughts (after thinking about all the duck I’d eat) was where were we going to stay?

Keep reading for my review of The Emperor Hotel Quianmen (and find out whether I would stay there again!).

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What’s in my Carry-On (Tech Edition!)

As a frequent traveller, I learned how to really whittle down how much I carried with me on long distance trips. However, with my field of work I had a bit of trouble nailing down the amount of tech stuff I brought with me. pg161132-c19d6c15-dd5a-4424-9d13-2277ce486e52

Watch my video to see what tech items made it into my carry on to China!

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30 of the Best Travel Quotes


Travelling can be taxing, difficult and tiring. In spite of the cost, regardless of resources and no matter where life takes me, I will always revere travel. Travelling has taught me so much about myself and the world around me and I never want to take that for granted.

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10 Travel Mistake’s I’ve Made (and How to Avoid Them)

Travel can be exhilarating, exciting…and a nightmare. I’ve learned that anything that can go wrong when travelling or leading up to a trip will go wrong. Here are 10 travel mistakes I’ve made and how I learned from them.


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