Facing Fears: Bioluminescence in Bocas del Toro

It was a glowing dream, until you looked up and realized you were still speeding through hundreds of tiny islands in the dark on a lightless boat. Some would say that’s crazy, others would say sign me up! I guess I was one itching to sign up. In case you didn’t know, like me, bioluminescence…

First Lessons Learned in Central America

The time has come, the internet is finally powerful enough, the pictures are here! After almost two weeks in Mexico, Belize, and Guatemala, I've learned a few things. Driving is confusing. Lines don't really matter, as long as your car fits, it's a lane. Two lane road? I think you mean five. Honking can usually…

The Pre-Trip Worries have Arrived.

Over the last three years, since my New Zealand trip, I've realized I go through the same thing before every trip.  Does this happen to everyone?  Is this normal?  I worry.  A lot.  About everything I probably don't need to.  This routine has developed and I noticed it with Slovenia too.  It's a trend and…

Snapshots of New Zealand, Some of my Favorites

So theres a lot I like about New Zealand and couldn't decide what to share next.  That's when I decided to just share a few of my favorite pictures for now while I make some decisions!  I tend to take a lot of macro shots, I really like those.  These are more of specific things…

Central America: My first solo trip!

This is it, my first solo trip!  While it is against most people’s wishes, that I’ve told so far, I am doing it.  I will be spending an undetermined amount of time, on my own, in Central America starting January Seventh.  There is very little plan so far, other than the initial destination of Cancun,…