A Queensland Sanctuary Main Beach, Noosa Heads Noosa, Australia I am a guest here, volunteering through a company called Workaway, receiving room and board for 5 hours a day of work… but it’s hard to call it work when you get Continue Reading A Guide to Christchurch, New Zealand I was nervous about my trip to Christchurch, New Zealand. The more people I talked to, the more I regretted having booked a 10-day house sit there. “There’s not much to do…” “It’s still being rebuilt from the earthquake…” “You Continue Reading Simply Alaska: A Land of Extremes Summer in Alaska?
My home in Haines A house sitter opportunity titled 'Summer in Alaska?' caught my eye. Is that a rhetorical question? I applied and was accepted, securing a trip to Alaska after my 3 months of Continue Reading Babysitting on Kangaroo Island (and other adventures) Where is Kangaroo Island?
My 2nd Workaway experience was on Kangaroo Island, a remote island in South Australia that few Australians could locate and even fewer have visited. Because of its geographical isolation and expensive ferry, this island with a wild past Continue Reading Back at the Ranch: home on Bonanza Road Of the 9 different places I lived in by the time I was 22 (including Germany, Florida, California, Colorado, NJ and Pennsylvania), the most extraordinary one has always been our cattle ranch on Bonanza Road in southern Colorado. The road Continue Reading Playing With Food: Maido in Lima, Peru "At Sea, Life is Tastier"- Maido by Mitsuharu in Lima, Peru As you step into the square office-shaped restaurant space on the 2nd floor of Maido, here in Lima, Peru, you'll be greeted with a booming "Maido!" (meaning welcome in Japanese) from the 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.