Surprises in Limbo: A True Story of Entering Iran Illegally

Surprises in Limbo: A True Story of Entering Iran Illegally

Last updated on January 31st, 2017Four soldiers stand impassively, their rifles indicating that negotiation is not an option. They guard the border to Turkmenistan. The general is particularly stern, his plump belly straining out of an old uniform, his fierce gaze...
You Have to See The View from Guatape, Colombia

You Have to See The View from Guatape, Colombia

Last updated on August 18th, 2017I took a day tour to Guatape in April of 2014. There were six travellers including myself plus the tour guide. We travelled by van which was comfortable. The tour cost 60,000 COP, which was reasonable since it included breakfast,...
My New Love of Photography

My New Love of Photography

Last updated on October 12th, 2016I never thought I would have a love of photography. I received my Canon Rebel T5i less than a year ago. The main reason I wanted to get into photography was to improve my travel photos with HDRI. I wanted to remember my travel...
Searching for Beautiful Colombian Women to Dance With

Searching for Beautiful Colombian Women to Dance With

Last updated on March 8th, 2016It was a warm Medellin night. My Dutch friend Gerard and I didn’t like the nightclub we were in. It didn’t have many people – just a dark, empty space with Spanish music. We left looking for another place. We saw a group of four or five...