5 months and 13 days after returning from our trip, we finally finished the video. After coming back from our trip, I knew I wanted to make something. I knew it wasn’t going to be of great quality (we should have forked over the money for that damn GoPro), it would probably be choppy (because we … More The Video
Dan and I are currently putting together a video of our trip however, it is taking much longer than expected with how busy we have been. And although I wrote a post regarding continuing to paint my spirit gold after coming back, I still feel as though I need to provide some kind of recap … More South America Cinco
I wrote a post back in August 2015 about 2 months before we left for South America called Surrounding Yourself with People who Support your Dream. It detailed how important it was for me at the time (and still is) to keep people close in my life who support me deep down. Additionally to supporting … More Guest Post: Taekwondonuts Take Chile
It’s crazy how you can look back on life and imagine you wouldn’t be where you are now or making the decisions you have decided to make. When planning our trip to South America, I never imagined straying from the continent. Friends would ask me if Dan and I thought we might change continents at … More Adios, South America!
Before arriving in the sleepy, relaxed, little beach town of Ayampe, Ecuador I was exhausted and sick. The travel weariness was really starting to rear its ugly head after being on the road for nearly 6 months. As I’ve mentioned previously, travel is quite an incredible adventure but at the same time jumping from place … More Tough Stuff the Guidebooks Don’t Tell You
I’m going to preface this next statement by letting everyone know that I understand how ridiculous it sounds. I look back on pictures and am already jealous of my past self’s travels, even though I am currently traveling. I do this for special instances that have really stuck with me or places that I’ve really loved. I think … More Home is Where Wine is
My friend Nina described the ambiance of Valparaíso perfectly, “It’s like San Francisco (USA) and Cinque Terre (Italy) had a baby”. Although I’ve never been to Cinque Terre, I’ve pined over plenty of pictures to completely understand what she meant. Valparaíso has the coast and hills dotted with colorful buildings of Cinque Terre and the … More Valparaíso in Pictures