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The Quilotoa Loop

The Quilotoa Loop

What Is The Quilotoa Loop? The Quilotoa loop is a set of hiking trails that runs through the Ecuadorian Andes, a few hours south of Quito. The pinnacle is the crater lake in the town of Quilotoa – hence the “Quilotoa Loop”. Technically, it is […]

Otavalo Photo Journal

Otavalo Photo Journal

Saturday Market   La Luna Laguna Mojanda   For more pictures from Ecuador, see the Quito Photo Journal and the Quilotoa Loop Photo Journal.  

The Quilotoa Loop Photo Journal

The Quilotoa Loop Photo Journal

Quilotoa Chugchilan Isinlivi   For more pictures of our trip to Ecuador, see the Quito Photo Journal and the Otavalo Photo Journal.

Quito Photo Journal

Quito Photo Journal

 Historic Old Town   La Floresta   TelefériQo   For pictures of our trip to Ecuador, see the Quilotoa Loop Photo Journal and the Otavalo Photo Journal.

Hipster Paris: A Weekend Trip

Hipster Paris: A Weekend Trip

Paris, je t’adore Paris holds a special place in my heart: it was my first major international trip; I studied abroad there in college; and in many ways it’s tightly woven into my family history. If I go too many years without a visit, I […]

Girls Weekend in Nashville

Girls Weekend in Nashville

Why Nashville? My college friends and I decided to get together for a weekend last April. We live in New York, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Minnesota. The first criterion for the trip was a non-stop flight for each of us. And we wanted somewhere that […]

A Week Vacation in Portugal

A Week Vacation in Portugal

I had a work event in Barcelona over a weekend, so we decided to tack on Portugal after that.  We had about a week.  I had been to Portugal once before – Evora and the Algarve – but never to Porto or Lisbon (other than […]

Glacier National Park Photo Journal

Glacier National Park Photo Journal

Apgar    Avalanche Lake   Going to the Sun Road   Many Glacier Lodge and Swiftcurrent Lake   Josephine Lake   Exiting from the East

A Weekend in Barcelona

A Weekend in Barcelona

This past June, we headed to Barcelona for a weekend. A couple of days certainly isn’t enough to do and see everything you might like. Especially when some of the time is taken up working, as it was for me. So, this is by no […]