Tags » Volcano

Antigua, Guatemala

Everyone’s consensus favourite city in Central America, Antigua is a charming and well-maintained place. It has beautiful cobblestone streets and magnificent architecture which gives it a feel of a nice European city. 553 more words


Spring Break, Part 2: Santorini, Greece

Santorini.  Swoon.

Chances are, if you’ve ever envisioned a picturesque Greek island getaway, you were probably picturing Santorini.  Ya know–those unbelievably beautiful, screen-saver-worthy photos filled with white buildings and blue domes, a too-blue-to-be-real sea meeting gorgeous sunny skies?   2,434 more words

Big Ben Gigapan

This post is the first in a series of three on the gigapans I took on Heard Island.

My first gigapan on Heard Island, this one of Big Ben… 353 more words


!hola Antigua

Antigua, the old colonial capital, has some pretty little charms about it. The bumpy cobblestone roads, pops of colour along every street with the fading and crumbling facade of the buildings paint. 764 more words


Lava rises at Kilauea volcano

Today marks the anniversary of a trip my wife and I made to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. That’s where Kilauea Volcano, active since 1983, has two vents spewing lava. 676 more words

Big Island

Bed log: Aso

Following yesterday’s post with its very relaxing ryokan room are two pretty strange entries, both from a backpacker hostel we stayed in in Aso, Kyushu, but neither actually featuring my actual bed in a dormitory. 130 more words