What and Where to Eat in Córdoba, Argentina Muy Güemes entrance sign
The place to be in Córdoba is the bohemian neighborhood of Güemes. Speckled with early 20th Century architecture, Güemes has primarily been occupied by ‘starving artists,’ intellectuals and outsiders. Known for being Continue Reading Sunflowers in the City: Portland, Oregon Portland: A sunflower in an alleyway.
Portland, Oregon is where it’s at. Where else can you find massive sunflowers lining alleyways, roses lining street corners, and city parks with 5,000 or more acres? Perfect lawns and overgrown Continue Reading Finding the Local Scene in Buenos Aires Trying to break into the local scene is fairly difficult as a traveler. Where do you start? How do you meet locals if you don't speak the same language? Can you be safe and adventurous at the same time? It’s Continue Reading Tense Moments in Cairns, Australia Before and After Barron Falls
It had just rained torrentially for 5 days straight in Cairns, Australia. Even for a rainforest’s standards, the volume was record-breaking. The Cairns Community Facebook Page was overloaded with locals posting before Continue Reading A New Zealand Love Song The nighttime howl of a hound dog kept me awake last night. It pulled at my heart strings and sent my own dogs (Chewie and Rula, my house sitting mates this week) barking. It was also a keen reminder that Continue Reading A How-To Guide for Worldwide House Sitting Have you ever thought of house sitting while traveling? Global house sitting has become an exciting and cost effective form of travel- and it's worth looking into. Its benefits include living like a local, having a home with amenities, potentially Continue Reading
Posts from 1+ Years of Travel
50,000 miles, 23 countries, 5 continents... and almost 2 years later. I've left the corporate world (and the US) to experience life.
Parks and gardens (surrounding hospitals, historical homes and museums) in Portugal are often stocked with different breeds of ducks, swans, roosters, and the occasional peacock. There’s a black swan who mans...