Tag: Travel

14
Jan

Why Teaching ESL in Asia was the Best Decision I Ever Made

My first few hours in Taipei were a jet-lagged haze. Nearly a full day at airports…

30
Aug

Hokule’a – Around the World on a Traditional Polynesian Canoe

I’m used to watching sails hoisted up the mast, so seeing the triangular sail of the…

23
Jul

The Ancient Ones—Tracing the Mysteries of the Anasazi through the Southwest

From the overlook, Cliff Palace looks like an elaborate sand castle, painstakingly sculpted under the protection…

11
Apr

Eureka, Utah: A Living Ghost Town

Eureka, UT

Among the mineral rich hills of Utah’s Tintic Mining District, the fortunes of Eureka have been…

29
Mar

The Views are Worth the Struggle: A metaphor from hiking at Yehliu

Yehliu

Yehliu, Taiwan. A beautiful, surreal piece of Earth. Thin-necked, knobby-headed hoodoos stretch up out of the…

27
Mar

Hiking Lower Calf Creek Falls Trail

Calf Creek Falls

The popular Lower Calf Creek Falls Trail makes a great day-hike, and provides some fantastic views…

26
Mar

Escalante Petrified Forest State Park

Petrified Wood

Located just a mile outside of the small town of Escalante, Utah, Escalante Petrified Forest State…