Top 10 Travel Photos – 2014 #2

2014 was my most traveled year yet.  I had the good fortune to bring in the New Year in the Philippines before returning to my job in South Korea.  Summer vacation was spent backpacking Vietnam and Chuseok (Korean thanksgiving) brought me to Japan.  I ventured to Shanghai before heading back to America for the end Read More …

Sunsets, Sunrises and a new watermark

Over the last few months I’ve had a ton of great criticism about my photos.  Most people love them and are jealous of my travels but I do get a few complaints.  Other than my mom telling me to take less pictures of scenery and more of myself the biggest complaint has been my “distracting Read More …

Adventure’s in Boracay, Philippines – New Years Eve

One of the main reasons I decided on New Years Eve on the Filipino island of Boracay was to meet my best friend Josh and his wife, Christine.  They had been traveling islands in the Philippines for a few weeks with her family & friends (who happen to be Filipino).  Our reunion began in the Read More …

Adventures in Boracay, Philippines – Bulabog Beach & Mt. Luho

Zipping down the road in a flimsy yellow tricycle was just one of many great adventures in Boracay, the party island of the Philippines.  After a red-eye flight, a holiday family Skype session and a few measly hours of sleep I found myself on the island of Caticlan Sunday morning.  It was a short taxi Read More …

Boracay, Philippines – A sneak peek

I’ve been busy beating this virus I brought back from the Philippines and dealing with ‘complications’ at work aka no pay & the CEO stealing our pensions.  The good news is I’m almost finished sorting through my pictures and editing the first narrative from Boracay; not to mention I’ve still got everything from my Christmas hike Read More …

Back from the Philippines

What a trip!  I’m finally home… wait?  home?  Yeah that’s weird.  I’m back ‘home’ in Korea and excited to sleep in my bed!  I’m actually a little excited to see my little munchkins tomorrow too.  Other than seeing my students and coworkers I’m horrified at going back to work this week after having my first Read More …

En Route to Boracay, Philippines!

VACATION!  Its finally here, my first vacation in Asia!  As your reading this its likely that I’m in the air or already landed in the Philippines!  I have 2-8am layover in Cebu, Philippines (and am looking forward to a Xmas family Skype session) but will be in Boracay by 10am and hopefully on a beach Read More …

A love of travel

2 main reasons I came to Korea were to teach and to travel.  I’ve loved teaching and have plans to go to Boracay for New Years but have tons of other aspirations about traveling.  I just came across this new site that uses crowd funding to help people travel.  Check it out!  Sign up if Read More …