Category: Sightseeing

5 Not-so-typical Reasons to Visit Oaxaca

Oaxaca is fast becoming the place to visit in Mexico. It has everything, including the best food in the country,

Sierra Life

“Five days is four too many,” I was told after I had booked my trip to the mountain town of

Monte Albán

Monte Albán is a short ride from the center of Oaxaca, but it is a world away. It contains the

Day Six: Sound and Color

 Color You may have noticed that I’m really into black and white photography lately. Well, today I’m throwing in a

Day Five: Frida, Diego, Jeff

Frida The Frida Kahlo Museum is the place to visit in this section of the city. The museum is located

Day 2: Amor

It’s finally happened. I’m in love. Some of you have been waiting a long time for this announcement, so I’m


I don’t know what I’m going to write about in this post.  I have no ideas, just a few random,

Dolphins, Diving and Drugs

Kratie, the sleepy provincial capital where I have been staying for the past three weeks, has a surprising number of

Work It!

My brief career as a model began with a meeting at a Starbucks in the old walled neighborhood known as


One of the things I am learning is that travel is just as much about the people you meet as

Cool, Cool River

“Do you want to jump, sir?”  Edsil, our guide on the hike to Tangadan Falls, asked me this several times.

Dancing in the Street, Again

It’s 7:45 in the morning, Eminem is blaring on the speakers throughout the plaza and nearby streets, there are hundreds

Panagbenga Festival

After six hours on a bus from Sagada to Baguio, up and down mountains and valleys and through beautiful scenery,

Spelunking in Sagada

He was holding a machete in one hand and a cigarette in the other.  In between puffs, he hacked away

A Tale of Two Cities

It’s hard to believe it’s been three weeks since Vicky Ann and I visited Angkor Wat, considered by many to