Joel’s favourite images from Myanmar 2017
Last October, a couple friends of ours decided to take part in a long-distance trail run in Cappadocia, Turkey, providing Catherine and myself with a good excuse for a brief weekend trip. Only an hour’s flight from Istanbul, the landscape throughout the surrounding area is fascinating. Covered with small, conic rock formations the locals refer to as […]
After our Norway adventure last summer, I briefly parted ways with my travel partner. While Catherine had to return to the USA to write some teaching exams, I took the opportunity to ride a bicycle across northern Spain and complete the 850-kilometre Camino Frances path to Finisterre. I didn’t take many pictures, and the ones […]
The end of our school year this past April was broken up with a well-deserved holiday week. We took full advantage by spending the week exploring stunning Portugal. Flying into Lisbon, we spent a few days wandering both its touristic and gritty sides before picking up a motorcycle and driving north east. We spent a […]
Our school year had a painful drought of vacation this year from the beginning of February until the end of April. At the midpoint, we couldn’t take it any longer, so we rented a car from Istanbul on a Friday and set out on a UNESCO-inspired roadtrip with a couple friends. The first night took us […]
After a relaxing week in Spain, our stomaches bloated with wine and tapas, we climbed aboard an early morning ferry in Tarifa and floated across the Strait of Gibraltar to a new continent and a new adventure.
With a two-week break between semesters at the end of January, we took off to Spain and Morocco for a well-deserved break. Catherine has traveled extensively through Spain and even lived there in the past, so she was designated tour guide for the first few days of our trip. Landing in Madrid, we spent a […]