Posts tagged with ‘trek’

  • The Time I Celebrated My 30th with Coldblooded Man-Eating Dragons

    By Cliff on April 18, 2014
    Last year’s birthday was a blast. We tore up some sand dunes at Huacafuckingchina and sipped our way through Peru’s Pisco making capital (Pisco). 29 would have been tough to beat, but this year is my 30th, so we had to go big. Prehistoric big. So big it can eat you big. Komodo Dragon big. For those who know me, it’s no […]
  • Borneo Orangutans—Save the Redheads!

    By Natalie on April 4, 2014
    Orangutans are our “most distant” primate cousins. Translation: we share a paltry 97% of our DNA code. As it turns out, 97% is like looking in the mirror, thinking “I really must make a waxing appointment” and then getting lost daydreaming in your reflection. These amazing creatures are definitely our sisters and brothers from another mother (doubly so for redheads). […]
  • Virginia is for Lovers, The Inca Trail is for Best Friends

    By Pasture Braised on April 24, 2013
    It feels so good to say this: the Inca Trail totally lives up to the hype. Even better, we got to hike the Inca Trail with two of our best friends. This photo explosion of a post is dedicated to our hard trekking, light-hearted amigos Courtney and Charlie (Catalina y Char-les), as well as our guides Manuelito and Juancito, and the superhuman Chaskis […]
  • Colombia Round Up, Part Two—The Best of Colombia

    By Pasture Braised on April 12, 2013
    Here are the highlights of our three weeks in Colombia. Despite the dark cloud that shadowed our visit and left us without several of our favourite photos, Colombia delivered some incredible experiences. Colombia Travel Highlights Cartagena, Colombia A beautiful sub-Caribbean city full of gorgeous views, colonial architecture, and amazing tropical fruits, Cartagena deserves it UNESCO World Heritage Site status. Home to Colombia’s largest […]