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The Underrated Dominance of the Andes

Last year, I made it my goal to hike up Mt. Chicon and touch the glacial snow that stared down at me every single day.  The massive, imposing peak had been dangling a carrot in front of me since the moment I arrived in Urubamba; and I was taking the bait.  423 more words


Hope on the Street

Urban art takes place in many forms these days, and so do the messages they represent. Before I go any further, I would just like to add that I am not a proponent of wilful property damage without permission, or the spreading of unnecessarily crass graffiti. 267 more words


Stirling castle, a date with the past

After our very weird Loch Ness tour, we wanted to discover another iconic place of Scotland, Loch Lomond !

On our way to Loch Lomond, we stopped briefly in… 176 more words


Seoul Olympic Park

So I went to Seoul Olympic Park where they held the Olympics sometime in the past. Not sure when, it’s to modern and about sports, it does not come within my purview of interest. 396 more words

Adios to July and Hello to August

So it seems I have readers. And I owe it to them to update.

Without further adieu: As you can tell it has been sometime since I made an appearance on here.   532 more words


Kids, Don't Drive and Shoot

“Give me your ‘love is eternal’ face.”

It’s hot. I’m going to the beach.


São Paulo - Benedito Calixto Market

What do you do on a cloudy and rainy Saturday afternoon?Yes, you got it. You take a walk outside and look for a market somewhere in town…not knowing exactly what it will be like and, importantly, whether there will be one at all. 346 more words