Places I Explored Our trip consisted of all three days exploring different parts of Portland and simply walking down the streets and checking out what caught our eye. Also, our third day, we visited the Tulip Festival. Downtown: There are many local shops and places to eat downtown. If you're even looking for big corporation [...]
People are incredibly friendly and accommodating in the countryside. Although many people have shared their experiences with prejudice Japanese, I believe this is a small percentage in comparison to those who aren't. My entire first week, I've only met friendly people! On my way to my home stay, I had a Japanese man help me carry [...]
Overview: Aqua Adventures is a rental store for water sports. They have rentals for single, tandem kayaks, canoes, and paddle boarding. They are located in San Diego, Mission Bay. Rentals include life vests and paddles. Price: Aqua Adventures is incredibly affordable! For a tandem kayak it was $20 - split that between your friend and it's [...]
I spent a lovely day with my new international friends at La Jolla, San Diego and with my two sweet loves. My friends and I had difficulty going into the cave - the tide was high that day. The waves pushed us and we were freezing. One of my friends had cut herself because the [...]
Nature at it’s finest. All photos were taken in Thailand except the second photo was in Sihanoukville, Cambodia.
They were my favorite part of Cambodia. Most of the children I had met were beggars or working for money, even in the smallest ways. For instance the children in the first photograph organized the shoes outside the temple and they would hand you your shoes when you came out. In return they left their [...]
Although our time was brief, I hope that our friendship will last. I remember Niki asking me when our friendship had bonded. She asked if it was the first day I met you. The time when the royal palace wouldn’t let you in because your shoulders were showing and I had decided to stay [...]