Tagged Travel

Vegetarian food on Moorea Island in French Polynesia

On my honeymoon here in French Polynesia. Right now we are on the island of Moorea. Much of the cuisine here is French style. Tons of fish and meat oriented dishes. There is a lack of awareness amongst locals and the hotel staff regarding vegetarian food on the island, though there are many options available …

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Deception Pass State Park Camping Adventure

Alison and I headed up to Deception Pass State Park for a last-minute overnight camping adventure. We’ve gotten in the habit of going on overnight camping trips through the summer (OK, this is our third one!). Even one night of camping is enough to clear out the cobwebs from a full week of everyday tasks …

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Reflections on Beijing, China

I returned to Seattle this evening after 10 days in Beijing, China for work. This was my third trip to the city in the past 4 years. During the first trip, in 2007 there was plenty of chaos amid preparation for the Olympic Games. The roads were torn apart. The airport was not yet completed …

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Better to travel than arrive

Arriving is boring. It marks an ending. No more chances to explore and grow. I’d much rather spend my days traveling. Enjoy your journey. (picture below I took during my trip to Macchu Picchu in Peru, December 2003)

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Hello Beijing!

I‘m in China for the about eight days for work. We’re trying to better understand how people use technology around the world, and I’m in Beijing to learn a little more about this part of the globe. This is my second trip to Beijing in the past year, after visiting last December for just a …

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