• Building Black Rock City

    For a couple weeks this August I tied some knots that helped build the host city of Burning Man 2014. Deciding to join two days before arriving, everything was very last minute and…

  • Spanish Festivals

    Spain’s Best Festivals

    So you might have noticed that I haven’t been blogging very much since moving back to Barcelona, and yeah its because I have been quite busy…. busy partying! Actually that isn’t the case…

  • A Culture of Contrasts

    I usually find irony in my daily routine by retreating in my three bedroom apartment after visiting slums all day; however no day has seen the extreme contrasts as yesterday. We took a…

  • Rajasthan

    This is the real India, where many traditions are still in place, if only for tourism purposes. We chose to visit Mount Abu because of the summer festival happening in this oasis of…

  • Thailand

        After getting my fill of big city Bangkok, I took a bus down the Thai peninsula and then a boat to Koh Samui. This is the largest of the three islands…

  • Guilin and Yangshuo, China

    After thankfully getting a sleeper bed for my 22 hour train ride, I was well rested upon arriving to Guilin, South China. Too bad I still couldn’t tell my left from my right and…

  • The Wall

    Ancient structures amaze me, and the Great Wall of China is the main reason I wanted to visit China. Its scale and age make it nearly unbelievable, but then its setting and difficulty…

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