Las Penitas, Nicaragua

Just like most countries, Nicaragua is not the same throughout it’s beautiful land. The landscape changes as you move north and south, east and west and as the land changes so does the general vibe of the culture. In the Northwest part of Nicaragua, just 20 minutes West of Leon, is a small coastal town…

Laguna De Apoyo, Nicaragua

Willy Wonka said it best, “If you want to view paradise, simply look around and view it.” Too often I see people walking around looking at their phones instead of looking at all the beautiful things around them, sometimes unfortunately including people that love them. It’s OK to look at your phone and take breaks,…

San Juan Del Sur & Playa Mathilda, Nicaragua

If you ever want to test your comfort zone, go to a foreign country where you don’t know the language. I knew a decent amount to get us all by in Nicaragua, but there were definitely a few moments where I just nodded, acted like I understood and left with a “WTF did they just…

Sipping Wine in Sonoma & Napa Valley

I didn’t nearly take as many pictures as I usually do on trips, so what you see from here is about 80% of what I was able to capture. I’m hoping to make another trip down in Spring next year and plan to be a little better about taking pictures. It’s hard to do when…