Day 17 – Cinque Terre at Night

Day 17 – Cinque Terre at Night

Most of traveling is like normal life. You wake up, eat breakfast, go to the bathroom, brush your teeth. Generally your day is like a normal day. It’s only little moments that make the experience of travelling so exceptional. The moment could be food or a drink, the...
Thunderstorms in Cinque Terre – Day 16

Thunderstorms in Cinque Terre – Day 16

The longer I spend travelling, the more I realize how normal it really is. Every second isn’t incredible or exciting or educational. Mostly you’re walking around, finding food, seeing people and buildings, or sitting on trains. It’s not boring but it really isn’t that...
Swimming in Cinque Terre – Day 15

Swimming in Cinque Terre – Day 15

I spent basically the whole day on trains today. If I’d spent the day in a car or a plane, it would have felt like a waste —just a day to get from place A to B. Today didn’t feel at all like a waste. I wrote and edited photos, stared out the window onto an unfamiliar...
Hiking the Pre-Alps – Day 13

Hiking the Pre-Alps – Day 13

Finding out that Nice was in the mountains was great, hiking in them was better. Hiking in British Columbia involves a lot of really big evergreen trees and a lot of rain. Hiking in Nice — in the pre-Alps — is very different. Trees are thin and spread out and open...