Weeks 12-13 Japan Part 2

 

After tokyo we decided to take in japans past...

We traveled to Nagano, Kobe, Kyoto, Osaka, Himeji, Hiroshima and more to experience the food, the nature, the temples, and the deep history of Japanese culture. We learn to make traditional street foods, and how to swing swords. We see the destructive power of an atomic weapon and the love and care that goes into brewing sake. 

 

Weeks 12-13 Japan Part 1

 

We headed to the land of the rising sun...

After a fun time in Oceania, we headed back across the equator to the island nation of Japan. Japan is one of the places on Tim's bucket list for sure, and it did not disappoint! We started off the adventure in Tokyo

 

Weeks 10-11 Australia Part 2

 

Australian adventures continue

as Anne goes to prison, Tim eats Kangaroo, and we both chase fish! Tasmania and the Great Barrier Reef, here we come!

 

Weeks 10-11: Australia Part 1

 

Our adventures in australia...

Started with a trip to Agrabah, but that's not the only thing we did. Follow along as we check out Sydney, the Blue Mountains and other local favorites.

 

WEEK 08-09 - New Zealand

 

Time to go international again...

This time we headed to the North Island of New Zealand. We had a drink at the Green Dragon, we hiked Mt. Doom, we trekked to a secluded beach, viewed the stars, explored a buried town, discovered Maori culture and took in all types of geothermal activity. And it's not even the biggest island!

 

Week 06-07 - Hawai'i Part 2

 

Our hawaiian adventure continues...

as we catch up with family, visit Pearl Harbor and take in some of the sealife at the aquarium, on a whale watching tour and on a submarine or 3!

 

Week 06-07 - Hawai'i Part 1

 

We're back on the road again!

After a bit of time back in the States after South America we're back on the road and our first stop is the beautiful state of Hawai'i. Neither of us have ever been, so we checked out the Big Island, Maui and Oahu with rain forests, the Volcano National Park and lots of ocean and mountains...

 

Week 05 - Buenos Aires, Argentina and Quito, Ecuador

 

In week 05 we headed back to buenos aires, tim's favorite city so far...

where we continued to eat amazing food, and see great sites, including Anne's new favorite book store!

 

Week 4 - Part 2: Iguazu Falls

 

After a quick stop over in Buenos Aires for probably the best steak we've ever had...

We headed north in Argentina to Iguazu National Park near the border of Brazil and Paraguay where we took in the majestic Iguazu Falls, one of the Natural Wonders of the world!

 

Week 04 - Part 1: Santiago

 

After spending some time amongst the wineries of Casablanca...

we headed to the capital city of Chile: Santiago!

 

Week 03 - Arequipa, Peru and Casablanca Valley, Chile

 

Week 03 was an adventure in south american food and wine...

as we explored the historic city of Arequipa, Peru. From there we went on to Valparaiso, Chile, and finally the white wine region of Casablanca Valley.

 

Week 2 - Machu Picchu and Puno, Peru!

 

Week 2 started with a new world wonder...

and continued on to a memorable trip to the Floating Islands of the Uros on Lake Titicaca.

 

Week 1 - Lima and Cusco, Peru!

 

We jumped in an uber at 8a.m. on a thursday...

and our worlds changed forever. In our first week we visted Lima, Peru before heading on to Cusco. Click below to see the full Gallery