Now that I’ve been in Germany for almost a month now, I figured I’d take a bit of time to reflect on my previous destinations on this trip – mainly The Philippines. There’s definitely a big difference between Canadian, Filipino and now German culture, so there was a bit of culture shock arriving in The […]


When travelling around and going to different schools and programs, your friends can end up scattered throughout the world. This means you may not see them as often as you like, but it’s the main reason I never say goodbye. You never know where you’ll be in a month, a year, or even a decade, […]


After a few days of no reliable internet, I promise I’m still alive! Robin and I said goodbye to cottage country as we took the train three trains to Leipzig. Snooping through Trip Advisor gave us an idea as to what to expect for the city, but nothing prepared me for the sheer beauty of […]


After a few days in the city, it was time to head for cottage country and what is probably Robin’s favourite place in the world, Weifenbach. His mom’s side of the family is from here, meaning it was also time for me to meet the extended family – eek! We arrived on Saturday, although a […]


So now that I’ve had about a week to recover from jet lag, I’m happy to say I’ve arrived in Germany!! Robin and I have both been feeling a little under the weather after doing ‘all the things’ (as well as dealing with our crazy stopover), so we had a few rest days. A few […]

Stopover From Hell - Mistakes I Made So You Don't Have To :: I've Been Bit! A Travel Blog

Cheap flight from Kuala Lumpur to Frankfurt they said. Just one stopover they said. Save you money they said. Easy trip they said. LIES. More like a stopover from HELL. Why? I’ll tell you. Robin and I booked our flight months ago with Vietnam Airlines through Red Tag Vacations. We received an email the day before departure […]


I’m currently writing to you from our hotel room in the heart of bustling Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia! I can’t believe how fast the past 6 weeks flew by, and that in just a few days we’ll be in Germany! I still have a few posts on the docket from The Philippines, so I’m looking forward […]