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  • Hanoi
    Travel Guide

    A Guide to Hanoi, Vietnam

    January 17, 2018

    The traffic was insane. Motorbikes ceased being motorbikes. The layers upon layers of motorists morphed into one large, dark, impatient mass. Then, the light turned green. The flood gates opened, and a sea poured forth into…

  • Vancouver
    Travel Guide

    36 Hours Exploring Vancouver, BC

    November 29, 2017

    Vancouver is a hip, bustling city surrounded by limitless options for outdoor activities. With moderate temperatures all year long, there is no wrong time to visit (though its winters can be wet). Recently, I spent 36…

  • Lima
    Travel Guide

    How to Spend 2 Days in Lima

    November 15, 2017

    Lima. The bustling capital of Peru. I’ve heard that many people opt to pass through Lima on their way to Cusco, the gate city to Machu Picchu. But, I decided to take a few days to…

  • weekend in Quebec City
    Travel Guide

    Spending a Weekend in Quebec City

    October 23, 2017

    Is there another place like Quebec City in Canada (or North America for that matter)? I don’t think so. Without crossing the Atlantic, one feels as if you landed in Europe. With its cobblestone streets, fortifications,…

  • diverse faces of Olympic National Park
    National Parks

    The Diverse Faces of Olympic National Park

    September 28, 2017

    Many U.S. national parks have a specific landscape that defines the park. Think the Grand Canyon or the Petrified Forest. Or, even the valley of Yosemite. Not so with Olympic. Here one can trek deep into…

  • Travel Guide

    Cruising Down the US-395 on an Epic Road Trip

    August 31, 2017

    Explore a ghost town. Venture to a sci-fi landscape. Bask in epic mountain scenery. Survey the oldest trees in existence. Scale the tallest peak in the continental U.S. Remember injustices of the past. And that’s just…