Throwback Thursday: Getting to Boracay

There are a bunch of stories I can/will tell about Boracay, but getting there is one in itself. It’s one  of those taxi/airplane/boat/motorcycle-sidecar type of deals. Our journey started in Manila at the domestic airport. Apparently their version of TSA is just as invasive as ours. Men and women stand in different […]

Tortugas de las Galápagos

I don’t know how many people would care to know, but “Solatario Jorge” or “Lonesome George” recently died at the Charles Darwin Research Station in the Galápagos. Lonesome George was the last of his subspecies of Galápagos Tortoises. While I was studying abroad in the Galápagos, I spent quite a bit of […]