Holy Water Blessing

                                         Picture this: Midnight. The light of the full moon. Temple. Holy spring water. Local Balinese. This was the scene of my first holy water blessing located nearby Ubud, Bali. I am staying at the warmest littl [...]

By | June 21st, 2016|Categories: Bali, Indonesia|Tags: , , , , |

Sunrise at Lake Wanaka

Today is my last full day of my second trip to New Zealand this year. I have been traversing the country with my friend Alex (who I often refer to as Dobbs), and we heading to our final destination - Queenstown - today. We fly out our separate ways t [...]

By | June 1st, 2016|Categories: New Zealand, South Island|Tags: , , |

Cedric (France)

One Wintery morning when in Greymouth, New Zealand, I walked into a little funky shop which had some vibey electronic music pulsing through the door. I met a French man named Cedric who was running the shop, and from the first minute we fell into con [...]

By | May 28th, 2016|Categories: New Zealand, Someone I Once Met..., South Island|

Skill #4: Shooting a Gun

I never thought I would ever say this. I shot a gun. As much as I am an adrenaline junkie when it comes to driving fast cars and flying in planes, I can't say I've ever been drawn to guns. I think the appeal of it comes from people's minds (i.e. the [...]

By | May 23rd, 2016|Categories: New Zealand, North Island, Skills Exchange|Tags: , |

Melbourne City Timelapse

This is a "quick" timelapse that I filmed of the Melbourne CBD one chilly afternoon/evening in May 2016. I set up camp on some nearby grass and (riskily) positioned my GoPro around a ledge overlooking the skyline. Just after I had set up, a professio [...]

By | May 21st, 2016|Categories: Australia, Victoria|Tags: , , |

Skill #3: Fruit Leather

During our trip through New Zealand, our first Couchsurfing host was a man named Steve. He lives on a farm 20km out of a town called Tauranga, which is on the North Island's East Coast in a beautiful area called the Bay of Plenty. Steve is a whizz in [...]

By | May 21st, 2016|Categories: New Zealand, North Island, Skills Exchange|