Entries from 'Culture'

Amazing ECUADOR | StoutABOUT

Amazing ECUADOR | StoutABOUT

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JAPAN & HONG KONG | 4K

JAPAN & HONG KONG | 4K Video Blog

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Pais Vasco con Los Amigos

I always get really happy when I think about Spain. There is something special about the Spanish people, culture, food, and just about everything else that is Spanish. This past summer I had was lucky enough to visit Spain once again, and had the opportunity to visit some of the best people I know. My…

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When in Barcelona | Spain

After 30 hours on a ferry from Tangiers my friend Randy and I were ready to be in Barcelona. It was my third visit to one of Spain’s most culturally diverse cities, and it was Randy’s first, so I was playing a bit of a tour guide. We booked into to a place named Kabul…

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Colorful & Cultural ECUADOR

As far as places to visit go it doesn’t get much better than Ecuador! With about a 12 hour bus ride in any direction you can be at the beach, in the mountains, or in the jungle. The Ecuadorian people are exceeding nice, and love to help non-native Spanish speakers work on their language skills….

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A few Weeks above 11,200′ in CUSCO | PERU

Driven South from Ecuador to Peru by a desire to explore different regions in the Andes Mountains, and to continue my education in the Spanish language I was in for a pleasant surprise. Two friends and I spent endless hours aboard many buses to span the distance between Ecuador and Cusco, Peru. And let me…

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All About in AUSTRIA

Snowboarding on glaciers in the middle of summer, hiking endless Alpine ridge-lines thru wildflowers, getting lost in ancient cities, biking along rivers, sipping on tasty beers, enjoying local fare, and meeting up with friends…. This was Austria for me last summer. I had been working as a guide for an Active Travel Company called Backroads…

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A Little SAN FRANCISCO Treat

You know you are going to have a great trip when you happen to run into a friend on a flight somewhere! I was headed to San Francisco for a job interview last year when I saw my friend Charlie on-board the flight. We headed into the city together, and caught up over breakfast burritos…

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True Spanish Hospitality | Madrid

As anyone knows when you are traveling and you have a chance to meet up with friends, or friends of friends you make sure you do! So with that being said my friend Randy and I were traveling through Spain last fall and we were headed to Madrid. I knew that my close friends Chad…

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Oh HELLO Paris | France

When your mom tells you that she has a pen pal of 25 years that lives in Paris, and loves to speak English you make an effort to go see this individual! Her name is Annie and she lives right down the street from the Louis Blanc Metro Station. Annie was kind enough to let…

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