Israel Part 1: What we packed and Caramel Cornflake Crunch

We went to Israel! It was so much fun — the food, the weather, the people, the places. It’s our last international trip for awhile, and I’m happy we pick Tel Aviv and Jerusalem, there was a lot to experience. Though…I won’t recommend going over a 7 day period — switching our internal clock around … More Israel Part 1: What we packed and Caramel Cornflake Crunch

Peru Photos Part 2

After we got to Arequipa, we settled into our hostel.  Here we have two night-time photos, highly desaturated because of the low light (I suspect they’re badly underexposed, but I like the effect).  I particularly like the one of Mita–you can tell it’s a long exposure, because you can see the bench superimposed on her–it … More Peru Photos Part 2

Tips for backpacking in Peru (Lima, Arequipa, Colca Canyon/Cotahuasi Canyon)

So this post is definitely going to be a list of things that we found to be helpful when we were in Peru, particularly Lima, Colca Canyon, and Arequipa. When I was searching for things to do in Peru/tips to travelling to Peru,  it was pretty easy to find stuff to do, but not really … More Tips for backpacking in Peru (Lima, Arequipa, Colca Canyon/Cotahuasi Canyon)

Bing-Lex-Burg 2015!

We went on a road trip, and now we’re back! It’s spring break 2015. As an “adult,” I found it a little troubling to use the term “spring break” but then I though — why not? Even adults need something to break up the monotony that exists between winter holidays and inevitable summer vacations/staycations. It … More Bing-Lex-Burg 2015!