Posted by • December 18, 2011 • Peru ,South America 2 Comments

We spent a few days in Cusco before and after our Inca trail trek to Machu Picchu. I can’t say we got to really know it, but at least we got a little flavor

The Galapagos Islands

Posted by • December 6, 2011 • Favorites ,Galapagos ,South America 5 Comments

Galapagos: an isolated archipelago formed by volcanoes millions of years ago where only 3% of all the islands are inhabited by humans and animals are as curious about you as you are about them. We had the

At the Equator

Posted by • December 6, 2011 • Ecuador ,South America Add Comment

Quito has many things to offer aside from its interesting location on the equator and its altitude as one of the highest cities on earth. This beautiful city is nestled between mountains and volcanoes. A gigantic statue

Monteverde Costa Rica -The Cloud Forest

Posted by • November 21, 2011 • Central America ,Costa Rica 1 Comment

Monteverde is located 4.5 hours north west of San Jose above the coastal towns. The town feels very safe and people were extremely nice everywhere we went. As soon as we arrived from San Jose, a


Posted by • November 20, 2011 • Central America ,Costa Rica Add Comment

Montezuma is one of those places where you stay longer than you planned, or at least that is what happened to us. One night became five, filled with surf playing with animals from the balcony of our amazing hostel,

Bocas del Toro – Panama

Posted by • November 13, 2011 • Central America ,Panama Add Comment

We were so close that we couldn’t resist visiting the islands of Bocas del Toro, Panama, and it was 100% worth it! Despite the fact that immigration demanded we buy return bus tickets from Panama

Playas del Caribe al Sur de Costa Rica

Posted by • November 8, 2011 • Central America ,Costa Rica Add Comment

Hola! Our recent adventures have taken us to the southernmost part of the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica. After a five hour bus ride from San Jose, we arrived in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca. I

Our second day in San Jose

Posted by • November 3, 2011 • Central America ,Costa Rica 1 Comment

Today is our second day in San Jose, Costa Rica. So far our experience here has been great! Even though we haven’t explored town that much, we have met very friendly Ticos (Costaricans) and

Traverse City, MI

Posted by • October 13, 2011 • Michigan ,U.S.A 1 Comment

A wonderful city with many things to do and see. Hip downtown area with great restaurants and shops, try the Omelette Shoppe for a delicious breakfast. We spent a day touring wineries on the

Upper Peninsula, MI

Posted by • October 10, 2011 • Michigan ,U.S.A Add Comment

These photos were taken along Lake Superior shore and Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Sunset pictures were taken at Sand Point beach. This was a wonderful spot to watch the sun go down over Munising