Glackpacking (see “glamping” for comparison) is the act of backpacking in relative luxury by staying in charming Italian “rifugios” with delicious traditional Italian/German cuisine for every meal, but still climbing … Continue reading Glackpacking in the Dolomites
I just climbed my first 4000m summit in Italy with my dad. This mountain was his first, too, about 40 years ago when he was my age. Although this summit … Continue reading Gran Paradiso: Climbing my first 4000m Summit
Our trip took us as far North as Coral Bay (23.1447° S, 113.7764° E) and as far south as Bremer Bay (34.3940° S, 119.3760° E). We spent 8 nights staying … Continue reading 5,000 kilometers later: A voyage along the Western Australian coast
Video of the underwater scene in Fiji: Photos from two dives in Beqa Lagoon, with Fiji’s famous soft corals.
Here are a couple photos from a shark dive led by the talented Aquatrek team in Pacific Harbour, who give a portion of their proceeds to a local village to help … Continue reading Beqa Lagoon, Fiji Shark Dive
Visited Hong Kong for a day full of color, ferries, dumplings, construction, and convoluted staircases.
Enjoying the incredible macro-photography opportunities in Anilao, Batangas, Philippines. Bargibant’s pygmy seahorse – Hippocampus bargibanti : This seahorse was about 5 mm tall. You can see his small black eye … Continue reading Anilao, Philippines
Explored the otherworldly ocean floor in this magical twilight dive.
Biked n’ boated through the Mekong River Delta and the industrial floating market.
We spent four days in Sai Gon exploring traditional Vietnamese cuisine and dodging motorbikes.
Spent a blissful few days on Halong Bay with my family and an international crew from Italy, Russia, Spain, Brazil, France, Australia, and the Netherlands. We kayaked through caves and … Continue reading Halong Bay, Vietnam
I spent a lot of time drawing in Hanoi and was able to finish a couple illustrations for the children’s book: Photos of the city: