The Train That Never Came…

The deep orange fireball slowly poked out above the calm cerulean ocean lighting the coastal skyline. Soft ripples churned below, splashing against the timber piles of an abandoned wharf and as I stretched...
Stairway to Heaven

Stairway to Heaven Hawaii – Haiku Stairs

Stairway to Heaven Hawaii - Haiku Stairs Back before Kelly and I became newly weds in Arcosanti, AZ we both expressed our strong passions of adventure by aspiring to travel to the Hawaiian Islands. Not...
Hat Yai City Overlook

Hat Yai and the Hottie

Hitchhiking Hat Yai I woke up extra early to make sure I didn't miss Sirikorn's wake-up call. Hopped in a hot shower for the first time in months and waited patiently. I actually took some...
Hitchhiking Southeast Asia - Thailand

Hitchhiking Southeast Asia Tips

Hitchhiking Southeast Asia Tips I bought my plane ticket to Malaysia and winged it from there. The best way to travel is with no plan.  I spent most of the month of January holding a...

Slow and Scenic on Loaded Wood Chips

After lying my ass off to the Park Ranger at Baxter State Park, I found myself with a pink warning slip in my pocket, my pack in the bed of his vehicle and my...