Runaway Specials

Denali Hostel & Cabins: Your Home in Denali

You’re visiting Denali National Park. Where to stay? What kind of accommodation do you choose when traveling to a new place? A boutique hotel? Comfortable international hotel chain? Cozy guesthouse? Living and working on the road for many years, I’ve gotten used to staying in a private room of a guesthouse or a short-term apartment …

Denali Hostel & Cabins: Your Home in Denali Read More »

Traveling Around the World in Fairbanks, Alaska

We haven’t been traveling for a year. Why not traveling around the world where you are now? Alaska is a diverse place. The most diverse neighborhood in the United States is in Anchorage. I know, I was surprised to learn that fact too. From Alaska Native people to Samoans, Ethiopians to Koreans, there’re lots of …

Traveling Around the World in Fairbanks, Alaska Read More »

Kumis

The Kumis Magic: the Power of Fermented Mare’s Milk

Drinking fermented horse’s milk? I’ve heard about it. I thought about it. I doubted it. I thought I’d never get into it. And now I’m obsessed. It’s natural to use dairy products from the animals people have. So, using milk from a horse is only logical for nomadic people in Central Asia. On our first …

The Kumis Magic: the Power of Fermented Mare’s Milk Read More »

Romanian Food: Pork, Beef, Polenta, Sour Cream, and Repeat

Romanian dishes are full of tradition, love, and pork fat (yes!) Ah, Romanian food. Why didn’t I know this before? I enjoy learning about other cuisines and trying to replicate them at home. How Korean of me. Traveling in a country that loves food is always a huge benefit to those who enjoy food, like …

Romanian Food: Pork, Beef, Polenta, Sour Cream, and Repeat Read More »

Dambulla Cave Temple, Sri Lanka

Itineraries of Sri Lanka for first-timers

The sun-kissed island of Sri Lanka is a mesmerizing melting pot of culture and natural beauty. Ancient temples immortalize relics of Buddha, but reminders of the colonial-era can still be seen. Time-worn cities peek through the balmy jungle, while modern resorts pepper palm-fringed beaches. With so much to see, do, and explore, making the most …

Itineraries of Sri Lanka for first-timers Read More »

Scroll to Top