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20 Destinations From 2015

20 Destinations From 2015

Every year, I like to look back and take stock over travel moments from the year. I have started to find patterns and themes in my various destinations. 2014 was filled with thrill seeking and animals as my friends and I rafted stormy rivers, zipped through cloud…

2 Weeks on the West Coast

2 Weeks on the West Coast

Rachael, the Londoner who was drunkenly invited to my wedding after meeting me maybe twice, and then spontaneously agreed to come, recently told me she is going to be returning to the West Coast! This is also the girl we subjected…

14 Destinations of 2014

14 Destinations of 2014

2014 has been filled with adventures. I hiked all over Arizona, had great weekends in California, went to two fabulous weddings, traveled to the Midwest for the first time, and explored the best of Costa Rica. Its been a good year. Bring…

Bumble Proof Guide for Beginning Backpackers

Bumble Proof Guide for Beginning Backpackers

This past Labor Day weekend I ventured to California to reunite with friends and family for a one night backpacking trip in the majestic Sierra National Forest. I like to believe that I can embrace all climates and scenery but after a summer of 115 degrees in…