Tag Archive: Backpacking

Walking into Cambodia

At the eastern edge of Laos, the bus driver motioned for us to take our belongings and leave. And so everyone who’d been riding the bus, laden with backpacks and other gear, walked across the border into Cambodia.… Continue reading

The Light You Hold Inside You

Two years ago, I was traveling alone through Malaysia when I chance upon a small, public Diwali celebration. Otherwise known as the Festival of Lights, this Indian holiday signifies the triumph of light… Continue reading