How To GO: Your Thai Visa Questions Answered

It seemed like every time I turned around I was having a Thai visa issue. I would get a one month extension and then my month would be over in what felt like the next day. This post will be on visas in Thailand and some surrounding areas. So, if you’re having some trouble with…

How to GO: Get Your Priorities Straight

Travel is inexplicable. If you don’t have an obvious way to make this happen (study abroad program, etc) then I urge everyone to just make it happen. You’re never going to have enough money saved, you’re never going to know exactly where to sleep each night of your trip, you’re always going to feel the…

STORY TIME! Tsunamis, Golf Carts and Total Fucking Idiots

What do you get when you mix a golf cart, a tsunami, four idiots and two unsuspecting mothers? The answer is simple: You get four idiots stuck in a tsunami with only a golf cart to save them and two unsuspecting mothers awaiting their return. The tsunami hit while we were at dinner waiting for the…

STORY TIME! Crime Scenes & Cockroaches in Bangkok, Thailand

I figured I might as well start with some serious openness and truth. Close friends know me for having an all-too-open mouth. As I’ve said before and I’ll say it again… they don’t call me Cut Throat Kirms for nothing. Yep, the strange nickname I once received as a young adult still rings true today….

STORY TIME! Bed Bugs and Street Penis in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Allow me to explain. Earlier this year I went to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It was quite an experience. I got there on day 1 and checked into Reggae Mansion Hostel. It’s a fancy shmancy hostel that looks exactly how it should… like a mansion. You know, rooftop bar and beautifully painted and decorated hallways. I figured it…

How To GO: Slow Travel

Slow travel? What? This couple, Simon and Erin, are full-time backpackers (and I’m talking just a backpack, impressive!) and full-time digital nomads. They take care of their blog (Never Ending Voyage), have an ebook, an application for mobile devices and do lots of other cool things to make money while they are away. Because they…