Category Archive: Sea

Cidade Maravilhosa

Rio de Janeiro is by far the most beautiful city I have ever laid eyes on. The contrasting rugged terrain and raw urban dwellings lead down to the soft sandy shores and into… Continue reading

Make every day an adventure

Meeting other adventurous souls is a gift of more adventures to come. We experienced countless excursions while in Itacaré such as,  walking down empty beaches as far as our legs would carry us, eating… Continue reading

pôr do sol

“I like this place and could willingly waste my time in it.” – Shakespeare For the 3 weeks we lived in Itacaré we joined our new friends right where we met them; we… Continue reading

Life by the Sea

I am a sucker for anything beach and ocean related, and this tiny town lives and breathes the sea.  We slowly started to discover all the nooks and crannies of Itacaré, the myriad… Continue reading

A cidade no fim do mundo

Every friend I spoke to about visiting Brazil told me I would fall in love with Itacaré, so I tried my hardest not to hype the place up in my mind. It was… Continue reading

As Praias de Salvador

Brazil’s coastline is laden with breathtaking beaches, and visiting them never gets old. The landscape and culture shift slightly from State to State but the general experience remains the same. No matter where… Continue reading

Farol Da Barra

We found ourselves at Farol da Barra beach in Salvador on the right night; Sundays the beach is the place to be. Instead of encountering a mellow, scenic sunset as anticipated it felt… Continue reading

“Wherever you are, it is your friends who make your world.”

Travel is wonderful in so many ways but becomes void of meaning without human connection. Staying in hostels makes it easy to meet other travelers but not always as easy to meet the… Continue reading

Praia Joaquina

A week after arriving, the relentless storms finally ceased and Floripa was transformed from a sleepy gray and mellow island to a vibrant, social, happy place. Everyone came out of hibernation mode and flocked… Continue reading

Piscinas Naturais

Sometimes in life, things just fall into place … if you let them. Remaining positive always seems to pay off in the end. These notions seem that much more present whilst traveling. The… Continue reading

“Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you.”

(-Maori proverb) This post is dedicated to my dear friend Morgan, artist, musician, dreamer, lover, and one of the strongest and most talented women I know. We grew up together staring at the… Continue reading

Scenes from Big Sur

    This magical place looks more beautiful every time I make the drive South. The landscape is stunning, the energy is pure and the air feels clean and rejuvenating! It is always… Continue reading

Agua Rica

Photography and the sea being two of my favorite things, I have been yearning to bring my camera into the ocean since I was in photo school. The cost of underwater photo gear… Continue reading

Avellanas Sunset

This is one of my favorite spots in Costa Rica. Far from the tourist towns, the road to get there has not yet been paved over, and the beach has beautiful clean waves… Continue reading

Natural Beauty

“In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.” – Aristotle

Tamarindo

  When I tell people I just came back from Costa Rica, their faces light up; when they hear I was in Tamarindo, they cringe. It’s a funny phenomenon. I must admit I… Continue reading

Empty Moments

“It doesn’t interest me what you do for a living. I want to know what you ache for, and if you dare to dream of meeting your heart’s longing. It doesn’t interest me… Continue reading

Merci

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