Choco Ball Fairy

Choco Ball Fairy

Traveling solo doesn’t mean you have to remain solo. One of the best gifts Vietnam has given is the friendship of Laura. She was…

At ease in Hanoi

At ease in Hanoi

Feeling at home in Hanoi has been a challenge. It ain’t tropical, quiet or clean. I will stay here for 2 months so I…

slackline

Off balance

I have arrived in Hanoi, Vietnam and this will be my home for the next 2 months. It has definitely been a cultural shock….

Bucket List

Bucket List

More often than not, bucket lists become just another item on our already-overwhelming-enough to do list. Something we will get to someday. When we…

Hau`oli la Hanau

Hau`oli la Hanau

Long flights are draining. While researching flight tickets to Asia I made sure to include stops in amazing places. The dates arranged by itself…

Attraversiamo

Attraversiamo

I believe every single human being that read Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat, Pray, Love wondered how would be like to do such an adventure. I…

presos

Shock treatment

My book proposal is now being edited and I am SO beyond excited. As I wrote the last chapters I realized I had to…

acasadava- William Kirsch- John Holmes

70s Galore

While most dream of a beach mansion in Fiji, or a townhouse overlooking Central Park, some of us fantasize a time capsule straight to a 70’s cabin. I…

acasadava-riodejaneiro-brazil

Where the thrush sings

I am craving Brazil. This last trip has profoundly changed me and life far away from my roots make close to little sense right now. For…

acasadava-iemanja

Para ouvir Iemanjá

The beautiful African American culture is so ingrained in my country that you learn certain traditions out of osmosis. One of them is to pay tribute…

acasadava-arpoador

Into the bloom

Wow in retrospect 2015 rocked in SO many ways. A few detours, some bumps on the road, some heart aches, a lot of content…