Happy 2018! Back to the blog…

So I've been absent for the last little while, mostly because I've been having way too many adventures!  I've been posting on my Instagram account but in case you don't follow along, I have lots of adventures to share over the next few weeks! Some of these include: Buenos Aires, Bogota, Cape Town, Patagonia, Paris (again … Continue reading Happy 2018! Back to the blog…

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Homeless for 2 months…

As I sit here in the final stages of cleaning my apartment, I'm realizing it really hasn't looked this good since I moved in.  But why am I cleaning it?  Because I'm subletting my apartment to help fund my travels for the next two months. After looking at my Calendar for September and October, I … Continue reading Homeless for 2 months…

5 Tips for Maximizing Your Points

I get asked often how I travel so much, but really there's no simple answer to that.  It's a combination of many things: keeping an eye on flight deals, searching message boards, taking crazy routings, and last but certainly not least, using points.  Points tickets have allowed me to make some spectacular trips, but I … Continue reading 5 Tips for Maximizing Your Points

I’m still here…

  It's been a busy few months, and I really have to catch up on editing and posting all my blog posts, but I thought I'd do a quick summary of what's coming 🙂 Firstly, I'm going to finish off my Swedish adventure with my long trip home (trust me, it was a journey!)  and … Continue reading I’m still here…

New Year, New Photos? Check me out on Instagram!

Hello to everyone who has made it to this page! If you aren't yet, follow along with me on Instagram! I post as I travel, so updates are in "real time" as I wander around the world.  Here is just a small sample of some of the photos from last year. Looking forward to adding … Continue reading New Year, New Photos? Check me out on Instagram!

Where did all this “busy” come from?

If you can't tell from the title, I've been a bit swamped recently.  A lot of it has been work related, but I haven't gotten much down time either.  Between a quick wine pick up trip to Seattle, puppy-sitting my bestest puppy, taking part in "bike to work week," and generally trying to catch up … Continue reading Where did all this “busy” come from?

No tripod? No problem!

I'm not a big user of Kickstarter, but every once in a while something comes up that really gets me excited!  This time it's the Podo!  A stick and shoot camera. Being a solo traveler, I often find myself taking awkward selfies or having to track down a stranger to take a picture for me. … Continue reading No tripod? No problem!