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

“The 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 […]