“This is probably going to be the hardest thing you’ve ever done in your life.” I should have gone running the other way when the tour guide said that to me as we stood outside the hostel waiting for a van to arrive. It was 4 am and the driver was running late. We had… Continue reading How I Survived Hiking the Inca Trail.
Chaotic, hot, and unfriendly is how I would have described my 1st experience in Hanoi. I arrived after a long flight from Los Angeles excited to explore and sightsee; however, upon arriving I was met with an unexpected welcome from a local airport attendant. As I was washing my hands in the bathroom the attended… Continue reading How a Monk Brightened my Day in Vietnam.
With a birthday looming I planned a last minute trip to Negril, Jamaica for some beach lounging, ganja, and reggae. I was set to travel solo for the 1st time and I was nervous but decided it was a great way to get out of my comfort zone. I found an awesome Groupon deal for… Continue reading How Negril Captured My Heart in 5 Days
If you are planning a trip to Havana be sure to throw on your fedora and head out for a cruise down El Malecon via a Classic Car Tour. Yes, it’s touristy but it's hard to resist cruising around town in a classic 1957 Cadillac convertible. These tours are a great way to see all… Continue reading 5 ways to Make the Most of Your Time in Havana.
La Plancha is a brightly colored beach shack bar and restaurant located on the shore of Seminyak’s famous surf break and one of Kuta’s best sunset points. Beach-goers relax on bean bags under colorful Balinese parasols. The restaurant has delicious food, tasty cocktails, and a lively crowd. I arrived in the afternoon to capture one… Continue reading 5 Quintessential Spots to Visit in Bali.
"I am happiest when floating in the water." I was in Puerto Rico for a work event and extended my stay to enjoy some of its famous beaches. I'd been told that La Playa Flamenco, had been ranked the second most beautiful beach by the Discovery channel and was not to be missed. As a… Continue reading 5 Perfect Beaches to Spend a Day Floating.