Me in front of Kilimanjaro covered in clouds

Adventure Travel, Inside My Head, Tanzania

Sometimes I Fail – Kilimanjaro

19 Comments 08 October 2012

I’ve been talking and writing a lot about career breaks lately, which has coincidently got me thinking about my original career break I took in 2006. When I left my job and flew to Africa to climb Kilimanjaro I had high hopes of summiting and starting off my year of travels on a succeessful note. […]

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Mohammad al-Amin Mosque Beirut

Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Middle East, Photo Documentaries

Photo of the Week – Mosques of the Middle East

12 Comments 25 March 2011

Just like churches dominate the European landscape, Mosques take the honor in the Middle East.  During my travels in the Middle East this winter I had the chance to visit a few and photograph some of them.  I was rarely let inside the mosques to do photography, but when I was it was a special […]

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Kenya, Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week – Kenya

2 Comments 03 September 2010

Feeling the Rhythm – Samburu Kenya The colorful tribes of Samburu in Kenya seems to always be dancing.  While on safari in Samburu Park, we stopped in one of the Samburu villages; an eye opening, music-filled experience.  Each of the women took our hands and brought us into their tribal dance adorning us with colorful […]

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Egypt, Middle East, Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week Egypt

10 Comments 16 July 2010

In the Spotlight – Egypt I’m embarrassed to say that I don’t even know where this was shot.  Sure, I know I was in Egypt in yet another temple, but I had my overdose of temples much earlier in my stay, so I stopped really keeping track.  As I wandered around yet another temple I […]

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Sherry traveling the world

I'm Sherry, a corporate cube dweller turned nomadic traveler. I travel to off-the-beaten-path destinations to bring you unique travel experiences and photography. But it's not just about travel, it's also about life experiences of a middle age wanderer.
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