About Topher Lazarz

I'm Topher Lazarz, an expatriate from the United States currently skipping around the world and your guide to surviving outside your home country. I have always wanted to travel but never had the time, money or freedom to do so. My life changed forever in May 2012 when I was pretty much forced to travel and my life has been an exciting journey ever since. I hope my guides can help those considering becoming expatriates or backpackers as the information provided on this website is something I definitely wish I had access to when I first began backpacking.

Traveling Thailand via Train – State Railway of Thailand

Thailand is a very large beautiful country with vast jungles, cities, coastlines and everything in between. Luckily, when it comes to transportation between all the places you want to see, there is a variety of choices. There are many bus … Continue reading

Is Civil War Imminent in America?

Again I know it’s been almost half a year since I posted anything on this site and I know it’s supposed to be about being an expatriate so at first this post may seem a bit weird but I assure … Continue reading

The Case Against Fort Collins – Why Fort Collins Sucks – Part 1

I know this blog is about being an expatriate and most of my readers will not quite understand why there is a blog entry about Fort Collins, the last city I was a resident in the United States on here. … Continue reading