Category: Itinerary

Travelling Light (FINALLY)

Being a photographer has one huge con when it comes to travel: it’s nearly impossible to travel light. Usually when I travel, I’m on a mission. It may be that I’ve been hired to be a dig photographer,… Read More

2014 in Planes

I’m getting excited for 2014. It’s been a long while since I’ve been on an adventure. Winters are always particularly hard on me. The lack of sunlight and cold temperatures tend to make me just want to hibernate…. Read More

I Made It

It’s been a tough few days. It’s hard to have been one of the last ones to leave Jordan, saying goodbye so many times to so many people I’ve fallen in love with. My roommates, my fieldmates, my… Read More

Arriving in Jordan

For someone who considers herself at least somewhat of a writer, I certainly haven’t written anything yet – and it’s been what, five days since I left Calgary? I think a lot of this trip will be spent… Read More

Goodbye Nicaragua 2009

It’s taken me almost a week since being home from Nicaragua, but I’ve finally managed to sit down and write this post. Last Monday, I woke up at the crack of dawn to haul my tired and still… Read More

Decidedly Restless

I found out yesterday I’m eligible for vacation pay. This is an entirely new experience for me and I’m really enjoying it. I think I must be benefitting off of the economic downturn. I left for a whole… Read More

Pisco & Paracas

We left Huacachina shortly after Greg and Hillary got back from sandboarding. They were both incredibly filthy and Hillary complained about having biffed it pretty bad, but both were pretty happy to have done it. Our outdated copy… Read More

Signing in Lima

I have the biggest pack. I feel so, so much shame. After everything I learned in Mexico, how did this happen? From here, I swallow my shame and do my best not to complain about how heavy my… Read More


I know it’s only been two weeks since I last went somewhere, but what can I say? I get bored if I don’t get out much and my idea of getting out is to leave the country. I… Read More

Go Big Apple or Stay Home

A few months ago, my friend Candace and I found out that New Kids on the Block was reuniting and doing a North American tour. Our schedules didn’t work out for the Calgary dates, so we talked about… Read More