Why train travel is good

Why train travel is good

Years ago I was on a long train ride from Oregon to southern California. On this trip my train hit a semi truck and I have been hesitant to take a long train trip again. I have done numerous short train trips overseas including riding mass transit trains and bullet...
Become a best selling author

Become a best selling author

How to become a best selling author? Step one: write a book All the years I’ve been traveling people have asked me for travel advice. I usually dole out what I can but I have so much advice, it would never fit into any single conversation. Plus, I noticed that...
2015 in review

2015 in review

It’s annual review time. A time to reflect on the highlights and the things that didn’t go quite as planned. A time of new goals and visions for the year ahead. 2014 was a quiet year. 2015 was a bit more exciting: Wrote and published my first photography...
2014: A Quiet Year

2014: A Quiet Year

It’s annual round-up time. A time of reflection on the highlights and the things that didn’t go quite as planned. A time of new goals and visions for the year ahead. Here’s my top ten from 2014. Made some really great connections, forged some...
Top 10 not to miss adventures in Maui

Top 10 not to miss adventures in Maui

I’m Irish: I have pale skin and I burn easy. Not really conducive to sitting around at the beach all day for a week. Plus, I love adventure. I love to have new experiences, explore and really get out there. I’m not one that likes to sit around when there...