North Cascades National Park

This was a trip that I almost wish I had not gone on as it was plagued with troubles from the beginning. The original plan was to fly to Seattle and go Whale Watching and visit the North Cascades National Park as well as the Future of Flight museum in Everett over the weekend. Due […]

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Total Solar Eclipse of 2017

I went with JR Hehnly and his wife Kathy to York, NE and met up with my mom and dad before we woke up early on the 21st and realized we’d need to go west to find clear skies. We ended up in Arnold, NE and had great skies and an amazing eclipse experience!

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San Francisco

A quick trip for $205 on AA for OKC-SFO with a redeye return home seemed like a good idea and Marcus Diaz and I embarked on a journey to SFO and along the west coast. We visited the Minuteman Missile Silo and drove the PCH down to Monterrey.

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Barcelona, Spain

Got a roundtrip on Air Canada from DFW to Barcelona for $412, couldn’t pass it up for the week of Thanksgiving! Went to Barcelona and then branched off, spending 2 days/1 night in Rome and then flying in the evening and spending about 24 hours in Lisbon, Portugal. Was nice to visit Barcelona again as […]

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Lisbon, Portugal

Stayed 1 night in Lisbon, but got in later in the evening the first day. Had a great dinner at Galeto, a great late night place for food. The people were incredibly friendly in Lisbon and the city was a lot better than I was expecting. Would love to visit Portugal more in the future!

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Rome, Italy

Part of my trip to Europe in November 2016 included a 1 night-2day stay in Rome. I stayed at the Hilton Rome Airport, which was probably the best hotel in terms of service I’ve ever stayed at. Highly recommended! Visited the main sights of Rome including the Colosseum and the Vatican. Managed to get pick-pocketed […]

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Washington’s Olympic Peninsula

I took a quick weekend trip after scoring a $175 roundtrip on Delta from OKC-SEA to the Olympic peninsula. Olympic National Park is nothing short of amazing, and I really could have spent more days or even weeks there easily. The highlight was a whale watching tour with Island Adventures in Port Angeles. I spent […]

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