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Olympic National Forest - A Photo Essay

This past weekend my sister and I took a road trip out to the west coast of the Olympic Peninsula in Washington, a.k.a. “The Land of Twilight”.   69 more words


flowers in the Icelandic countryside

an overview of a variety!

close-ups of whites

and yellows

Due, I guessing, to the short growing season and low temperatures, none of the plants in Iceland seem to get too big/tall or showy, but walking around the area by the host parents’ summer-house and being able to look more closely I saw lots of low growing colorful flowers. 65 more words


Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton, after coming to this national park I knew that I would be coming back for another visit. There’s something about mountains, lakes, and trees combined that just settles something within me. 76 more words


It's been a while...

I haven’t posted in a very long time, to be honest this blog kind of slipped my mind and I have been putting my thoughts in my journal instead. 273 more words


Whale Watching in Nelson Bay

Today is the first day of Spring in Newcastle, but I thought I’d throwback to one of my favorite things to do in winter. Whale Watching!! 273 more words


Keeping to a Culture: The Sasak People of Lombok

It’s like a mechanical bull ride. I’m tilting side to side trying to master this rented moped. The roads are uneven, I’m embarrassingly inexperienced, and the sun is setting. 1,231 more words


Spend a day in RVA!

Yes, this is a travel blog… well and a love story. ;) So, you are probably wondering why I am writing about the town where we live?! 468 more words