Colorado: Adventure in Your Own Backyard

Every season provides the opportunity for adventure. Summer brings the chance to travel to exotic lands. Winter is the season of holiday trips to visit family. Spring beckons us to escape winter’s grasp with getaways to lush, tropical lands. But Fall, in my opinion, caters to a different kind of adventure. The kind that doesn’tContinue reading “Colorado: Adventure in Your Own Backyard”

Ecuador: You did WHAT in the Amazon?

  “You did what in the Amazon?” my mother asked, her eyebrows sky-high as we regaled my parents with tales of our honeymoon. In a spur-of-the-moment decision, we had chosen Ecuador as our honeymoon destination. The country hadn’t even crossed our minds until I stumbled upon an irresistible trip through Travelzoo, a travel deal watchContinue reading “Ecuador: You did WHAT in the Amazon?”

Cambodia: Mysteries of Forgotten Temples and Fallen Empires

“Why Cambodia?” – We were asked this question multiple times before our trip. The short answer is that we wanted to visit Angkor Wat, the mysterious temple and mausoleum built by the Khmer King Suryavarman II from 1112 A.D. to 1152 A.D. The long answer is that we wanted to go on an archaeological adventureContinue reading “Cambodia: Mysteries of Forgotten Temples and Fallen Empires”

India: Diving Into the Heart of a Culture

Traveling can often be a mixture of exhilarating and overwhelming sensations. The farther from home you go, the more out of your element you will be. But that is the beauty of traveling! We long to visit exotic places that are nothing like our own home. We want to see and experience something radically different,Continue reading “India: Diving Into the Heart of a Culture”