The best surf spots for beginners on Oahu, Hawaii

The best surf spots for beginners on Oahu, Hawaii

The Hawaiian word for surfing is He'e Nalu, which means wave sliding. Oahu has surf spots geared towards all skill levels, from beginner to advanced. Hawaii is the birthplace of surfing and trying to surf in Hawaii is a must-try experience for all...Read More
Best Beaches on East Side Oahu

Best Beaches on East Side Oahu

The Hawaiian Islands are world famous for their turquoise waters and pristine sand beaches. Even though, there are more than 100 beaches all around Oahu coastline, there is one particular coastline that beats it all. Oahu's East Side, also called...Read More
Seattle in 4 hours

Seattle in 4 hours

My first visit to Seattle was part of a month long road trip around US mainland and Canada. The trip was part of a screening for Phil Schlieder’s big wave surf movie “Journey to the Reef”. Our first official stop...Read More
Olomana Hike

Olomana Hike

I did the Olomana trail (also known as Three Peaks) for the first time back in 2014. I was stoked to revisit beautiful Mt. Olomana when I finally returned to the beautiful island of Hawai'i. Unfortunately, a young man fell...Read More
Feeling lost?

Feeling lost?

No worries! It’s totally fine. It’s hard not to sometimes! I feel lost most of the time to be honest. There are so many choices in life, and how do we know, which choice is the right one? Well, sorry to...Read More
Crouching Lion Hike, Oahu, Hawaii

Crouching Lion Hike, Oahu, Hawaii

Crouching Lion is a very popular hike on Oahu. It is one of those hikes where people go and get that Instagram worthy snapshot, and it is not for any reason. The hike offers some amazing views over the ocean...Read More
Tamanawas Falls (Oregon)

Tamanawas Falls (Oregon)

I wouldn't call myself an experienced hardcore hiker, but I love hiking! Unfortunately, I didn’t get to do as much hiking in Oregon as I would have liked. Anybody else who wish time wasn’t always a thing? Ugh! Anyways, I...Read More
The Alvord desert

The Alvord desert

This memorial weekend, I had the opportunity to visit southeastern Oregon and camp 3 nights in the Alvord desert. I went with a bunch of oregonians, who go every year and turn the desert into their own hybridization between a...Read More
Visiting Portland

Visiting Portland

Visiting Portland The state of Oregon has for a long time been on my list of places that I wanted to visit. My boyfriend Philip lives in Portland and we decided I should come visit him over the summer. To...Read More