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The Haleakala National Park, pronounced Ha-Le-Ah-kaa-la, was top of the list during our trip to Maui. After settling in, we dismissed our jet lag, strapped on our hiking boots, blessed our little Chevy spark under any deities we could think of and set off. We had read mixed reviews about the dangerousness of the mountain road which made us hesitant to battle the roads before dawn. I had complete faith in Brendens[…]

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The trip that sparked a whole travel blog   I’ll be 30 in December, it use to be such a daunting thought. 30,…I’m hallway to 60…where did the time go? It’s easy to feel like it went by and I didn’t achieve the things I set out too. But I know I’m incredibly lucky. I have a great career, finished two degrees, amazing partner, own my own piece of land/[…]

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Having just planned our trip to the Galapagos islands I thought the information I found may be helpful to other people planning a similar trip. I spent a lot of time researching before picking a tour, more so than any other place I’ve visited.   Obviously the main attraction in Galapagos is to cruise around on a boat through all the islands. However this can make the trip very expensive[…]

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In my other posts I have talked about my travel plans for my 30th birthday. No dirty thirty events for me. With my birthday falling in December I hadn’t really thought about where we would end up at Christmas time. After all the important parts were booked, it turned out that we had 5 nights in Los Angeles and I wanted to go to Vegas and do a tour to the Grand Canyon.[…]