2011 Photo Snapshot
December 20th, 2011

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. In very few activities is that more true than travel.  As the year draws to a close, I like to take a look back at my photos through the year as a summary of the last 12 months. This year, I thought I’d share them with [...]

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Guess the Destination
September 30th, 2011

I thought for some Friday fun and travel inspiration, I’d see who can guess these photo destinations. Today’s theme is water. Let’s see how many places you recognize! If it helps, these are all pictures I’ve taken personally at destinations I’ve visited. To make it easier to place your guesses, I’ve numbered them. Photo 1 [...]

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Travel Memories – Southeast Asia
June 14th, 2011

Today’s travel memories are from a two-week, whirlwind trip that I took through Signapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Hong Kong as part of my Masters program. Can’t wait to go back to each of these destinations with a little more time to explore!   Singapore Gardens. If you are in Singapore, it’s a must do!   [...]

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Photo of the Day – Punta Cana’s Moon Palace
February 21st, 2011

The beach outside of the Moon Palace Casino, Golf & Spa Resort. Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

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Photo of the day – Geneva Geyser
February 19th, 2011

Lake Geneva Geyser, Geneva, Switzerland

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Photo of the Day – Lyon’s Notre Dame
February 19th, 2011

Paris may claim the most famous Notre Dame in the world, but Lyon’s Notre Dame Basillica is also quite impressive. Walk or take the funicular to the top of the hill where the church sits. The view from the top is worth the climb (or ride) up alone.

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Photo of the Day – Rhythm in the Streets
February 11th, 2011

A street band in Barcelona near the city’s Arc de Triopmhe. Part of a festival on a beautiful day in April, 2010.

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Photo of the Day – Thailand’s Floating Market
February 10th, 2011

Even if you have never been to Thailand, you may recognize this market from a chase scene in an old James Bond movie. In real life, the Damneon Saduak floating market does indeed have a lot of commotion, though it’s not particularly James Bond material.  Instead, it’s visitors and merchants haggling over prices and canoes [...]

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Photo of the Day – Child’s Play in Portland
February 9th, 2011

Child playing in a fountain in Portland, Oregon.  It was October (2009) and incredibly warm for Portland at that time of year – over 90 degrees. Had a blast watching the kids play in the fountain. Felt like running myself!

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Photo of the Day – Seoul Dog
February 21st, 2010

This adorable dog was hanging out by the lift to get to the Seoul Tower in Seoul, South Korea. Looks like maybe a shepherd-malamute mix, but that’s a complete guess.

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