Golden hour photography

America, Featured, Photo of the Week

Week In-Stagram Review Lake Life

9 Comments 24 July 2014

This really isn’t a week Instagram review – it’s a 2+ week Instagram review.  I’ve been hiding away at my sister’s cabin in Wisconsin for the last few weeks enjoying something I rarely get.  Alone time.  I know, I know – you say Sherry, you are a solo traveler, you are always alone.  Yes – [...]

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Chicago sunset

America

Week In-stagram Review Chicago Bloghouse

5 Comments 12 June 2014

I stared at the big concrete building along the Chicago River as the sun went down illuminating it in a golden hue.  “This building changed my life 19 years ago,” was the only thought that kept running through my head.  This set me on an unbelievable path of change and adventure at the age of [...]

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burek

America, Experiences, Travel Advice

Eat With Locals While Traveling

10 Comments 27 May 2014

“Beautiful things happen when you bring people together over food.” said Hila. We all sat at a long table with vases of fresh flowers, Billie Holiday playing in the background, and the room was softly glowing with votive candles. Another perfect foodie night out in New York City. However I wasn’t at the latest Manhattan [...]

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Kauai lodging

America, Lodging

My Kauai Base Camp

1 Comment 24 April 2014

I walked into base camp covered in mud and sweat, carrying my camera and backpack. I must have looked exhausted to those around me as they stared at me bit too long. I couldn’t wait to clean up, get some food, and lay down to assess the day and fall into a deep, deserved sleep. [...]

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how to see the napali coast

Adventure Travel, America, Photo Documentaries

Napali Coast by Air and Sea

10 Comments 22 April 2014

How do you get to see the most beautiful coastline in the United States when there are no roads to get there? You’ve got 3 options – hike in, boat in, or fly in. On my recent trip to Kauai surprisingly I passed on the first option and instead visited the Napali Coast by air [...]

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poi making kauai hawaii

America, Experiences, Volunteering

Tuesday Wednesday Poiday Friday

3 Comments 15 April 2014

“I’ve been coming to poi day since 2001, “ his eyes crinkled in a smile as he fiddled with his fishing net, “I like to come meet people and talk story.” Charlie said. ‘Uncle’ Charlie was one of many old timers I met who showed up every Thursday to make poi as part of a [...]

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Kauai Helicopter Tour photography

America, Featured

Kauai From Above

13 Comments 11 April 2014

Being on the ground hiking and beach-combing in Kauai is great – but nothing beats taking to the air to see this lush island in it’s entirety.  I flew doors off with Jack Harter Helicopters - the originator of helicopter tours on Kauai.  Based on the number of helicopters I saw taking off and landing [...]

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Kauai photography tours

America, Experiences, Photo Documentaries

Adventure Photography in Kauai

9 Comments 10 April 2014

“We’ve met before,” he said “at a Meet Plan Go event in Minneapolis.” I was startled when I received this reply from a random enquiry I made about a photography workshop I was interested in attending in Kauai. It turns out I had indeed met Patrick before. He attended a Meet Plan Go event in [...]

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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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