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9 Pics from a Long Weekend in Chicago

9 Pics from a Long Weekend in Chicago

I had only been to Chicago once and since I was just out of college and knew someone that ran a bar so let’s just say I didn’t see and experience much of the city.

2019 in Pictures: 19 of my Favorite Images from this Year

2019 in Pictures: 19 of my Favorite Images from this Year

I started last year’s post with: “This past year was a big one for me, travel-wise. So much so that I actually think I burned myself out.” Well, I ended up going even bigger this year driving nearly 14,000 miles and flying almost 40,000 miles… New York, Chicago, Boston, Dubai, Singapore, the Maldives, Hawaii and all my normal camping, hiking, biking, and national parks trips around the west.

2018 In Pictures: 18 of My Favorite Shots From This Year

2018 In Pictures: 18 of My Favorite Shots From This Year

By the time this fall rolled around, when I normally do a long road trip to capture the fall foliage and then spend some time in the desert, I was actually more content sticking around home than I was heading back out on the road – mentally, but financially as well

My 14 Favorite Pictures of Singapore

My 14 Favorite Pictures of Singapore

Over the course of three days, I walked nearly 30 miles around Singapore this past spring, which I think was pretty impressive considering how much I also took the incredibly efficient MRT around as well.

2017 In Pictures: 17 of My Favorite Shots

2017 In Pictures: 17 of My Favorite Shots

This year was definitely a busy one with almost 12,000 road-trip miles driven and probably about 200+ miles hiked… This was definitely hard to narrow down this year, but here are my favorite shots from 2017.

The Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora

The Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora

Between Conde Naste, Travel & Leisure, Trip Advisor and pretty much any other travel or luxury publication out there, not only is the Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora constantly proclaimed to be one of the best resorts in the world, but Bora Bora is praised as one of the most beautiful islands in the world.

16 Pictures of Capitol Reef National Park in Utah

16 Pictures of Capitol Reef National Park in Utah

In mid-October, I went back to spend three days exploring the park – Each day I hiked 8-10 miles, drove 20-30 miles of jeep trails, and made sure to shoot sunrise and sunset on each end. I got a ton of pictures, but not much to write… so here’s 16 pictures of beautiful Capitol Reef National Park.

Wanderlust (Noun):

  1. Strong longing for or impulse toward wandering
  2. The irresistible and overwhelming feeling to join nature, fresh air and high mountains by hiking or climbing.
  3. A deep uncontrollable desire to hit the road and travel, by whatever means desired, to explore and enjoy the world.
  4. Very popular hashtag used on Instagram by girls who love to show off in all of their journeys.
  5. Something idiots say about themselves after they take a picture of themselves at Machu Picchu. Seriously, why does every woman have a picture of themselves at Machu Picchu?

 (Urban Dictionary)