Unexpected elements, like weather, my traveling amigos, is one of those very elements that we have zero control over. So when the skies opened on the day that Mamasita and I had planned to embark on an epic road trip up Maui’s Hana coast, we had two choices.. Stay safe and dry in the hotel… Read More The Wet & Winding Road To Hana – Maui
4000 feet up the slopes of Maui’s Haleakala crater is the mystical Ali’i Kula Lavender Farm. Here you can find about 55,000 lavender plants, over 40 varieties of lavender, and the most peaceful gardens filled with magical greens that I have ever seen! My Mamasita and I spent some time strolling through the beautiful gardens, admiring the wild landscape and all of… Read More Lavender Farm Magic – Ali’i Kula Lavender Farm
“Everywhere we look, complex magic of nature blazes before our eyes” – Vincent Van Gogh Every night here in Hawai’i, the sun sets… Shocker, right!? A beautiful, colorful, fiery sunset. It is one of the most humbling moments of the day; to engage in the last rays of light before the sky goes dark. I totally… Read More Chasing Sunset
“I would rather own little and see the world than own the world and see little of it” – Unknown The Sunset In Hawai’i Never Gets Old! I came across this quote today while I was sitting on the bus after volunteering at a perma-culture farm on the Pupukea hilltop on Oahu’s north shore. My thoughts… Read More You Can Do It Too!
Aloha friends! Adventure is for sure out there! I am setting sail onto my next chapter, and with this bring so much excitement, and plenty of nerves! The rough plan in to spend the next 2-3 months on the Hawai’ian islands, studying yoga, splashing in the water, studying for the GRE, volunteering whenever I can, leaving my comfort zone,… Read More Traveling West! Boston -> Hawai’i
Do you ever have a stop on your itinerary that doesn’t get you all kinds of excited? Berlin was one of these stops for me… for no real reason either. This was my first time in Deutschland, and maybe my lack of knowledge about the city was the reason for my vanilla vibes? Who knows! What… Read More Off Berlin’s Beaten Path: Part 1
Hallo, Amsterdam! What a magical place with so many things to enjoy! This made it difficult to keep to the 30 euro a day budget, but .. when in Rome! We walked around the city all day, got lost in the narrow side streets, stumbled upon the prettiest canals lined with house boats all while feeling completely free. Holland is… Read More Adventures In Amsterdam