Welcome to the land of nomadic adventures. I am an aspiring world traveler who’s fascinated by the land beyond my own lawn. Eager to seek out beauty in other countries, I’ve pushed myself to pursue new experiences, climb new mountains, and admire new landscapes. Come share in my journey with me. And while you’re here, feel free to leave a comment or reach out.
I blazed down the steep, curvy road at top speed. Inside the cloud, I could barely see a few feet in front of me. The red shirt of the biker ahead of me murked in and out of vision. Water assaulted my face and covered my eyes, to the point where, even with eyes wide … Continue reading Biking Down Death Road, the World’s Most Dangerous Road
Traveling has a bad rap for being expensive. This is especially the case for tourist traps with economies that ride on the waves of visitors who flood in every season. Tour agencies, restaurants, and accommodation companies are expected to charge a premium to the wealthy foreigners with their wallets in vacation mode. However, despite these … Continue reading Unwittingly Saving Money Playing in the Atacama Desert
For me, dreams used to be those things that you say you will do when you are older, when you have more time, when you have more money, or when you have a better opportunity. But you never make plans to set them into motion. Recently, I have been living two of my major life … Continue reading Catalysts for a Dream: Three Things that Drove My Two Major Travel Decisions
I was nervous about the trip even as I was planning it throughout the week. I’d experienced issues with altitude twice before and ascending to 9,000 ft after starting the day at 700 ft in Mendoza seemed like a recipe for disaster. But this was Aconcagua Provincial Park, home to tallest mountain in the Americas. … Continue reading How I Survived the High Mountains Despite Unfortunate Events and (Perhaps) Dumb Decisions