About Kerri

I grew up in the beautiful town of Los Alamos, New Mexico. Before leaving on our round the world adventure I was a nurse working at a teaching hospital. I have always loved traveling and seeing new places and I am excited that I have this opportunity to travel and share this adventure with my daughter and husband.

Here are my most recent posts

Three Days in Sydney on a Budget

Sydney Opera House

Before we started our around the world trip we asked our daughter, Sydney, where in the world she wanted to go. Without pause, she said Sydney, Australia. Sydney, the city not our daughter, is renown for being one of the most expensive cities in the world to visit and can easily wreak havoc with anyone’s […]

RTW Budget: One Month in Bali

Gunung Kawi

For the month of July we stayed in the beautiful, but very touristy town of Ubud, Bali and then at the end of the month we flew to Melbourne, Australia. By the end of our stay in Bali, we really had mixed feelings about the island. We enjoyed exploring the rice fields of Ubud and […]

Rice Fields of Ubud Bali

Rice fields of Ubud

I was not sure what to expect when we decided to stay in Ubud Bali, as we had heard fellow travelers express vastly different opinions. It seemed like people either loved BalI or hated it. After staying a month I can see a little bit of both sides. The traffic is horrendous and Ubud is […]

RTW Budget: One Month in Malaysia

June 2014

For the month of June we were in the amazing country of Malaysia. We spent 2 ½ weeks in the city of Kuala Lumpur and then flew to the beautiful island of Borneo staying in the city of Kuching for 11 days. At the end of the month, we then left Malaysia for Bali. We […]

Family Friendly Activities in Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia was one of those places that pleasantly surprised us.  Normally, we do not like big cities. This was especially true after four months of being in SE Asia and staying in some really, really big noisy cities.  But we actually really enjoyed our time in Kuala Lumpur and found the city to […]