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Travel tech advice

Through my last five years of travel, I’ve learned a lot about travel tech. I’ve clear views on what I consider essential and what I no longer bother bringing with me. 261 more words


Interacting with whale sharks and whales in La Paz, Mexico

I always feel so lucky and grateful when I’m invited on a press trip. It doesn’t matter if I’m going to China or a town I’ve never heard of in the… 707 more words


My photos of Scotland's West Highland Way in Great Hiking Trails of the World coffee table book

It takes about a week to hike Scotland’s West Highland Way. The hike isn’t brutal, but it isn’t easy-peasy either. In fact, it was only the… 289 more words



We meet for the first time in  unmade sheets
when half asleep he says
he dreams he is a seabird,
flying through the night.

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It's Not About Me

Previously Published on November 9, 2017 at Bridging The Gap

One night, when I was about 5-years-old, my nose smelled something delightful. I wasn’t sure what to make of the smell as I was already tucked tightly into my bed. 692 more words

Three on Afghanistan

On January 1, 2018, U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted his dislike for the U.S. providing aid to Pakistan while Pakistan continues to support the Afghan Taliban.  255 more words

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