August, 2015

Bikes and Canals – 6 Reasons To Visit Amsterdam

Canal. Amsterdam. Netherland

Since leaving Amsterdam I have promised myself to return one day and enjoy it for a longer period of time, I feel as though I was only exposed to a small glimpse of an amazing unique city. In the spirit of hoping to get back, I have compiled a list of facts and reasons for anyone thinking of visiting Amsterdam or just wanting to learn more about it.

For Your Entertainment – The Dark Side Of Elephant Artists

I recently came across a video of some elephants that had been taught to paint at a park in Thailand. At first sight i was amazed at what these elephants were doing, it wasn’t just abstract splatters and brush strokes, but fully formed artistic skills portrayed from trunk to canvas. I was in complete awe at the display of intelligence from these giants. Here i am, barely able to text on my iPhone, while this giant mammal is painting its name next to a self portrait

A Walk Among The Trees: The Avenue Of The Giants, Humboldt Redwoods

β€œThe purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt While on the way down the west coast from Seattle to […]