Destination 2013: Myanmar ± Sri Lanka

Jan 19, 2013 Comments Off by
After much debating and finally resiging to the fact that the previously planned trip to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro was going to be too expensive, I have begun to think about where exactly too go. In all of my research, Myanmar seems to be the "it" place right now, so I have made the decision that […]

Traveling Game: 26 Cities A to Z Challenge

Dec 17, 2012 Comments Off by
Are you a BootsnAll member? For those who haven’t heard of it, it’s a traveling community with members from all over the world. There’s lots on the site, but the forums are the part that I frequently visit. Today, I encountered an interesting traveling game in the forum. It looked simple, but ended up being […]

Photo Roulette 52: Faces

Dec 15, 2012 Comments Off by
Jaime over at breakaway backpacker recently won the Photo Roulette 51: Friendships and thus is the next host of the travel roulette series, which began back in 2010... My submission for the next round, Faces is as follows.

My “Top 50″ List of Places to Visit

Nov 18, 2012 1 Comment
  Here is my list for the "Top 50 Places to Visit"..... Destination: Country: Date Visited: 1 Patagonia Argentina / Chile 12/2011 - 01/2012 2 Uluru Australia 09/2012 3 Kingdom of Bhutan Bhutan 4 Okavango Delta Botswana 04/2009 5 Iguaçu Falls Brazil / Argentina 01/2012 6 Angkor Wat Cambodia 02/2006 7 Niagara Falls Canada / […]
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New Zealand: Photo Essay

Nov 17, 2012 Comments Off
A few photos from a recent trip to New Zealand. Although it seems I spent most of my 2 weeks on a bus, I at least got to see a lot of the country... such natural beauty. Hamilton Zoo: Ever since I had read back in March of this year that the zoo celebrated the […]
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2013a – Flights Purchased

Nov 12, 2012 Comments Off
A quick trip back to the Netherlands, hopefully to see family & friends, and also to run a half-marathon in Den Haag (CPC Loop Halve Marathon).
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No Worries Mate

Sep 16, 2012 Comments Off
I am alive and well.... I have been way too busy to do any writing, just occasional status updates here and there. Here's a brief update on what's been happening. I arrived in Sydney on September 3rd after 30 hours and 35 minutes of travel time. . . leaving on saturday and arriving on monday […]
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UNESCO Sites Visited

Jul 04, 2012 Comments Off
Argentina:   Los Glaciares   Jesuit Missions of the Guaranis: San Ignacio Mini   Iguazu National Park       Australia:   Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park   Sydney Opera House         Austria:     Historic Center of the City of Salzburg           Bolivia:     City of Potosi […]
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Flight Updates: Domestic Flight Changes for Australia Trip

Jun 29, 2012 Comments Off
Yesterday I logged into the website where I purchased my tickets to Australia and noticed something very odd. Apparently I was double-booked, from MSP to SFO AND from MSP to ORD to SFO. Confused much? Apparently, United will be discontinuing daily service between MSP and SFO, so I was rerouted through ORD. The flight changes […]
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Flights Booked: Sydney to Alice Springs and Darwin back to Sydney

Jun 13, 2012 Comments Off
Today I finally decided that I will spend all of my time in the Northern Territory. After this decision came the tickets: Sydney to Alice Springs by way of Melbourne and then from Darwin back to Sydney. So, the flights are: Flight Plan: SYD - MEL - ASP; DRW - SYD
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A Day at the Como Zoo

Jun 04, 2012 Comments Off
I try to go at least once a year to see the beautiful animals at the Como Zoo, especially to see Chloe - the sloth. Here are a few shots from my most recent trip.    
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