A little crabby in Pemba

Pemba, Tanzania After our fabulous experience snorkeling over a coral reef on Kwale Island off Unguja, we thought continuing on Pemba was a logical extension of the adventure.   Dario is lookin' mighty Italian here. […]

HMS Bounty

Cork, Ireland I recently attended a Bloomsday celebration.  It was organized by Moray of Mutantspace.ie and it was lovely!  We listened to readings of passages from Ulysses, were entertained by traditional Irish songs that had[…]

Copy & Paste

Cork, Ireland – 3:45 a.m. I love CouchSurfing.  It has changed my life in so many incredible ways I can't begin to count.  One of the best parts of it is that, despite — and[…]

Marathon Serenade

Cork, Ireland I was walking along the River Lee with Dario, enjoying the fresh air and taking in the sight of beautiful swans on the river, while making sure to stay clear of the runners[…]

Featured photo: Luxor Temple

Luxor, Egypt Known in ancient times as Thebes, Luxor has two major temples that have survived into modern times: Karnak and Luxor. Quite the light show.  Quite the people show, too!   We visited Karnak[…]