Nubra Valley

They say everything is bigger in Texas, but they must have never visited Nubra Valley.  The grandiose scenery of the valley dwarfs anything and everything I have ever experienced. Green villages and rolling sand dunes with double hump camels are guarded by the stark, severe Himalayan mountain range.  The valley feels like HBO’s Westworld, so…

Khardung la

An epic motorbike trip through one of the worlds highest motorable roads: featuring fluffy dogs and oxygen tanks.

Best Time to Visit Leh Ladakh

Best Weather of Ladakh I got Leh’d this past August & I must say the weather was absolutely amazing.  Just cold enough to wrap up in a sweater and Patagonia vest each night, but warm enough to simply wear a long sleeve shirt during the day.  Though these ideal temperatures do make August quite crowded…

Agra: the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort

Agra India After reading about Agra on countless blogs and travel guides I was concerned that visiting the Taj Mahal was just an item to check off my bucket list.  So many guides said to spend as little time as possible there, that a day was fine and it could easily be skipped all together. …

Seychelles

20 Photos that will make you want to go to the Seychelles now.

Fulidhoo

A simple & unique Maldives dive holiday for a budget traveler.

Cabo Pulmo

60 miles north of the tequila shots and and swaying spring breakers of Cabo San Lucas, is Cabo Pulmo. One of the worlds most successful marine parks & my favorite dive site.

Send Nudis

My sunset snorkel & discovery of a NSFW nudibranch gathering.