21 Photos to Inspire Your Galapagos Bucket List

The Galapagos Islands certainly is a magical place where you can be immersed in a nature display unlike no other. The remote destination is a melting pot of unique wildlife, which inspired Charles Darwin’s landmark theory of evolution following his visit in 1835. It is home to wildlife species that are found nowhere else on Earth.

By | May 16th, 2016|Categories: BUCKET LISTS, Ecuador, Galapagos, South America|Tags: , , |3 Comments

Feed the Swimming Pigs in Exuma » Bahamas

Our speedboat glided through the translucent aquamarine waters of the Exuma Islands. Bordering the endless shades of blue were the powder-white sand beachfronts of the crescent-shaped shallow islands.

By | March 13th, 2016|Categories: Caribbean, TOP PICKS, TRAVEL, UNUSUAL|Tags: , |11 Comments

24 Bucket List Things To Do in Maui, Hawaii

While traveling to Maui, in Hawaii, I knocked quite a few items off my Bucket List. And found quite a few more to add to your bucket list itinerary.

By | February 19th, 2013|Categories: BUCKET LISTS, Hawaii, North America, TRAVEL|Tags: , , , , , |40 Comments

Eat Spam Musubi & Shaved Ice. Hawaiian Delicacies.

While in Maui, there were a few expected Hawaiian delicacies eaten; juicy shrimp from a food truck, fresh pineapple straight from the farm and even sweet shaved ice. What was unforeseen was the [...]

By | February 14th, 2013|Categories: Hawaii, North America, TRAVEL|Tags: , , |18 Comments

My Biggest Regret on the Road to Hana in Maui

Driving the picturesque Road to Hana in Maui was a more than memorable adventure. Though, the choice to make the nine hour trek all in one day meant that certain sacrifices would have [...]

By | February 4th, 2013|Categories: Hawaii, North America, TRAVEL|Tags: , |18 Comments

Walk a Black Sand Beach on the Road to Hana in Maui

I have been to the creamy white sand beaches of the Caribbean, the finely compacted beaches of Georgia's St. Simons Island and the course salt & pepper beaches of Northern California. But, [...]

By | January 10th, 2013|Categories: Hawaii, North America, TRAVEL|Tags: , , |23 Comments

Eat Shrimp at a Hawaiian Food Truck in Maui

Somehow I had never eaten at a food truck, even in the Oregonian food pod mecca of the world, Portland. But, with a half hour to spare on the way [...]

By | January 3rd, 2013|Categories: FOOD, Hawaii, North America, TRAVEL|Tags: , |19 Comments

Spend a Day in Paia Before the Road to Hana

If you have ever done the Road to Hana in Maui, then you have probably spent some time in the funky town of Paia. This is the city that is [...]

By | December 26th, 2012|Categories: Hawaii, North America, TRAVEL|Tags: , |25 Comments

3 Off the Beaten Path Restaurants in Lahaina, Maui

When I mentioned I was traveling to West Maui, including Lahaina, for a few days, restaurant recommendations were in abundance. And though Longhis's, Cheeseburger in Paradise and Kimo's were amongst the [...]

By | September 3rd, 2012|Categories: FOOD, Hawaii, North America, TRAVEL|Tags: , , |6 Comments

Search for Sea Turtles & Sharks in Olowalu

Peter and I were noshing at 100 Wines in Maui, inhaling the best brussel sprouts of my life, when the bartender recommended we take a kayak-snorkel, with potential to swim with sea [...]

By | August 6th, 2012|Categories: Hawaii, North America, TOP PICKS, TRAVEL|Tags: , , , |27 Comments
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