I have developed a slight addiction to road trips since moving to southern California, after finding out about all the deserts and national parks just a few hours' drive away. Besides, when I've become used to spending up to three hours in my car ju... Discover More..
I was 19 and studying abroad in Cape Town, South Africa, when the accident happened. While I was walking across the street, a van ran into me at full speed. It broke my femur, struck my head, and threw me into the opposing lane of traffic. I don... Discover More..
My (handheld and low-res) video of Capoeira dancers in Praca da Se, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Capoeira is a mesmerizing blend of Brazilian martial arts and Brazilian dance, a sort of choreographed fighting technique native to the country. Sorry for the lo... Discover More..
For anyone who feels that they can’t live without their music, the Coachella Music Festival is like three days in heaven. The world-famous festival that takes place during two separate weekends in mid- to late April in the Californian Desert (Indio,... Discover More..
Why does travel push us to shed our inhibitions? Looking back on my trip to Brazil, I made some of my most carefree and impulsive decisions in a country with which I had no familiarity, where the evening news was constantly discussing new and invent... Discover More..
I have a knack for getting myself in strange situations when I travel. Or even at home, to be honest. But it’s always led to very interesting adventures and stories when I go abroad. For example: Four years ago, I found myself on vacation with ... Discover More..
A lot of people have bucket lists, either mental or written ones, of places they'd like to see and things they want to experience in their life. Instead of putting off these goals and thinking I'll do them 'some day', I've decided I'm going to make ... Discover More..
About three hours inland from the southern California coast, just 20 minutes south of the location of the famous Coachella festival, is an eerie abandoned resort town on the Salton Sea. After hearing that most of the part-time residents got up and l... Discover More..
Le Galion Beach is a small shoehorn shaped beach located on the French side of St. Maarten. There is certainly a noticeable difference when crossing over to the French side of St. Maarten. There are more resorts, more picturesque beaches, the towns... Discover More..
First Impression of St. Maarten When flying into St. Maarten, the first thing I noticed, as we made the final descent into the airport, is that the airplane was passing over some resort's beach lounge chairs at a distance that appeared to be 20-30 f... Discover More..