Today I quit my job

Posted by on Nov 20, 2014 in Preparation, United States | One Comment
Today I quit my job Today I quit my job at the best company I have ever worked for. It was probably the second hardest decision I had to make in planning this trip, after deciding to actually do the trip itself. I have worked there for more than 8 years including transferring across the country from Colorado to Washington, …
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One-way ticket to New Zealand

Posted by on Nov 5, 2014 in Adventure, New Zealand, Preparation | No Comments
One-way ticket to New Zealand It is official. I am traveling the world for a year. Today I brought all of the hand-wringing and procrastinating to an end by buying my first one-way ticket on my round the world tour. I’m going to New Zealand! As I began putting together my itinerary, it made sense to chase warm weather. First, …
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Featured Photos: Paris

Posted by on Oct 10, 2014 in Featured, France, Photos | One Comment
Featured Photos: Paris My friends and I got majorly lucky upon our arrival in Paris in May 2012. We hadn’t made any plans for housing like the rest of our trip, but I was particularly worried that this would be an issue in Paris with its reputation for being such an expensive city. My friend Matt had been …
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My journey begins

Posted by on Oct 4, 2014 in Adventure, Preparation, United States | One Comment
My journey begins I was a late bloomer. My passion to travel didn’t become fully realized until late into my twenties – by the time society would say is too late. I had done the normal American path. Go to school, graduate and get a job right away. Work day in and day out, month after month for …
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Featured Photos: San Francisco

Posted by on Sep 10, 2014 in Featured, Photos, United States | No Comments
Featured Photos: San Francisco I was in the San Francisco Bay Area for work in the fall of 2013. I spent every waking moment that I wasn’t working out in the city, and surrounding hills, exploring with my camera. Many people know about Lombard Street, the crazy curvy road, in downtown San Francisco. But what you might not know …
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