Revisiting My Travel Goals

November has been such a hectic month. The weeks seemed to pass in a blur, and I can hardly believe 2016 is about to end. This month, I’ve had my first job fair, the launch of our recruitment website (it’s if you’re looking for a job!), my 3rd month as an employed person, and a whirlwind of other to-dos that has gone and left my table buried in piles of paper.¬† Continue reading “Revisiting My Travel Goals”


20 Travel Goals on my 20th

Two decades. My whole life can be summed up in those words, and oh, what a life it has been. Although I am nowhere close to some of the future Monicas I envisioned 14 years ago (an astronaut, a missionary nun, and a professor), at least I’ve got the traveling part of all three professions pat down. Outer space continues to be too far and too scary, but I’ve been in a anti-gravity room; seen cosmic collisions up close; and tried counting the stars in more places than I can count. That’s close enough, I reckon. Continue reading “20 Travel Goals on my 20th”

10 Things I Love About Shanghai

It has officially been a year since I left Shanghai, and my longing to go back still hasn’t waned. In fact, I just can’t help but remember all the fun I had while travelling¬†last year. I’ve been to Singapore and Malaysia, but nothing can beat my favourite city. So, why Shanghai? I can’t decide how to put this in order, so I’m doing the old “first thing that comes to mind” trick. Continue reading “10 Things I Love About Shanghai”