8 Ways To Be a Tourist In Your Own Town

Rooftop view of DC's Chinatown

I have a confession: Meantime Meanderings are my favorite. For all my far-flung wanderlust and outlandish adventures, Meantime Meanderings has a great way of making me think small[er] and makes me reframe my [kind of] immediate surroundings. I mean… I’m still me, so excess and extremes just come naturally, but Meantime Meanderings does do this […]

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Amazing Things To Do In The Faroe Islands

Saksun Chapel, Faroe Islands

Yes, I have a thing for exotic little islands—the Azores, the Galapagos, Capri, Japan, Fiji, Islay, New Zealand, Iceland, and, my latest addition—the Faroe Islands. Several people told me they had no idea the Faroe Islands even existed (“What do you even do there?”), let alone where they were. But there are lots of things […]

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Buy Vacation Packages, Discount Diva Tip #6

Monastery of Timios Prodromos in Stemnitsa, Greece

Those of you who follow my Facebook page are well aware of this Discount Diva tidbit by now: buy vacation packages. If you don’t follow the Global Debauchery Facebook page, you’re missing out! I’ve recently started posting great travel deals I come across for all the world to enjoy. Or, at least, for Global Debauchery […]

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Golden Gai In Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo's Golden Gai district

Welcome to the “tiny bar district” in Tokyo! Golden Gai, or “Golden District,” is a six-alley network of some 200 bars in the Shinjuku neighborhood. Each shanty establishment seats anywhere from five to thirty people, and they all come with their very own personalized theme—death metal, karaoke, and the like. (Who doesn’t love a kitschy […]

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Global Debauchery’s Top Travel Destinations

Lagoa do Fogo Sao Miguel Azores

“What’s your favorite place?” A common and seemingly benign question for frequent travelers. I can’t speak for other travelers, obviously. Maybe they have that one place that makes their heart swoon; their happy place, where the stars align and they could give up everything and retire there yesterday. My answer is not so straightforward. …”It’s […]

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A blog devoted entirely to the overindulgence of wanderlust.

Freetown Christiania graffiti

Global | adjective | glob•al | \’glō-bəl\ : involving the whole world. Debauchery | noun | de•bauch•ery | \di-‘bȯ-chə-rē\ : excessive indulgence; intemperance: seduction from duty. An Overindulgence of Wanderlust What better way to describe something than by quoting someone who’s already expressed it best? Leo Tolstoy. “I wanted movement & not a calm course of existence. […]

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