Flight Canceled: Keep Calm

flight to yellowstone

Flight Canceled It was a cold January afternoon in Madrid. I had just arrived at the airport with my two friends, Maria and Janice, ready to jet off to southern France where we were going to spend three days exploring all the region had to offer. Feeling excited and fulfilled from a wonderful visit to […]

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Honeymoon in Paris: Romance and Mishaps

honeymoon in paris

French culture, french films, french cuisine. The people of France always manage to leave the rest of the world in a state of awe, and even a bit of envy, at their love for life. France’s own sordid history, which left the country reeling from decades of conflicts, has led to the establishment of the […]

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Bathing Under Waterfalls in Baños

cascada in Baños

After my lovely stranger ensured my safe arrival to Baños, I realized that I’d been dropped off three blocks from the bus station. There was no other option except to trudge up the street with my bags in tow. I finally found my cousin towering above the crowd of people when I arrived at the […]

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