Freedom, Cows, and Cold

Freedom, Cows, and Cold

A short story of one of my simultaneously favorite and worst experiences during my travels. Remember when I said I’d update this blog regularly? Oops, my bad. Anyways, here’s a quick story about my time wild-camping in the Scottish Highlands. Freedom It’s day 17 of my Europe trip, and all I’ve seen are cities. Don’t […]

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A Day in Paradise – Hawai’i

A Day in Paradise – Hawai’i

12 January, 2018 Ping, ping, ping. After spending 5 days at sea with no Internet, my phone began singing its obnoxious tune as streams of notifications appeared on my screen. While I missed communicating with friends, being disconnected from social media and other responsibilities was a very detoxing and liberating feeling. Likeke Falls This was […]

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Braving the Snowstorm

Braving the Snowstorm

This post has been long overdue, but here is the first update of my expedition: Snowstorm Traveling doesn’t always go as planned. For me, I learned this before even beginning my journey. On Wednesday (Jan. 3) morning, I woke up anxious and excited that I was starting my journey so soon. In only one day, […]

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What is this “World Expedition?”

What is this “World Expedition?”

“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime.” — Mark Twain, The Innocents Abroad My name is Dan Xia. If you’re […]

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A lot of eminent historians and archaeologists insist that Plato invented Atlantis completely, but the explanation that the most important philosopher of all time would just make up this elaborate story about a sunken city and stick it at the beginning of what may have been his most ambitious work strikes me, at the very least, as a little weird. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, lacus eu erat integer bibendum rutrum, sed arcu molestie, in quis ornare, rhoncus sceleris nam feugiat nibh leo.

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