Posts in Mis-Adventures

My 5 Biggest Travel Regrets of 2012.

“Maybe all one can do is hope to end up with the right regrets” -Arthur Miller In life, I try to live with as little regrets as possible. My motto Live Gnarly stems directly from this practice — To wake each day and embrace the possibilities, to take every opportunity presented to do something epic, and to overall lead an awesome existence. But it doesn’t always pan out that way; especially with travel, and especially when you are a complete travel noob. Trust me, mis-adventures made up the majority of… Read More

Nightmare before Christmas – Santa Stole my Camera!

In a recent post about my first experience celebrating the holidays in a foreign country, I briefly hinted that something mischievous was afoot. It wasn’t much more than a mention, but I noted that amongst all of the joy and jubilee of celebrating Christmas on a beach; my camera had gone missing. What comes to mind when you hear the words: jolly, fat, red, and beard? Well for me, I think of a jolly, fat, bearded, red suit wearing THIEF!   Let me explain… Our bus had just arrived at… Read More