Around Bali

Rice Fields Local Fishing Boats Gunung Agung (Mount Agung, active volcano) Celebrating Hinduism Bondalem Morning Market Bali was the unplanned vacation that turned into something wonderful. We had originally planned on staying in Singapore for a week before traveling out to South Africa. Matt had been there a couple of… View Post

7 Stages of Long Travel – The Journey to Africa

Flying directly to South Africa didn’t seem appealing to Matt and I so we decided to beak up the trip with a little vacation in Bali. We probably should have looked at a map first because we ended up adding time (and literally hundreds of dollars in excess baggage fees)… View Post

Grand Canyon – South Kaibab Trail

check out my other Grand Canyon post My favorite part of the trip was our hike on the South Kaibab Trail. The word Kaibab is a Paiute Indian word that means “mountain lying down”, or upside-down mountain. And as we climbed deeper into the canyon it was clear to see… View Post

Kauai Activities – Waimea Canyon and Hiking

After our Kauai activities of taking a helicopter tour of the island and going deep sea fishing, we decided to take it slow with a little visit to the Waimea Canyon and some hiking! The Waimea Canyon (also called the Grand Canyon of the Pacific) was incredible. The deep colors… View Post

Kauai Activities – Helicopter Tour

During our time in Kauai we did a lot of incredible things. Since there are quite a few pictures (surprise!) I’m going to divide it into a couple of different posts. – We first arrived to the island late on the 26th of December and didn’t get a chance to… View Post

International (and National) Adventures

You might have noticed that I’ve been posting about some of the past international (and national) adventures I’ve been on recently. You also may have spotted the addition of that pretty little ‘adventures‘ link on my side bar. Most of you probably thought nothing of it but perhaps some of… View Post