Travel Photos of 2014

I was really fortunate to experience an abundance of travel opportunities in 2014. This year was particularly special because I did something I’ve never done before: circumnavigate the northern hemisphere. I left Amarillo, Texas, in May and kept traveling eastward until I got back in early July. I had a lot of fun seeing old … Continue reading

Siberia’s Lake Baikal

My previous post was about taking a trip on the fabled Trans Siberian Railway. My travel partner and I didn’t go all the way across to Vladivostok, though — we decided to get off of the train in Irkutsk, Russia. We wanted to spend a few days viewing the world’s oldest and deepest lake, which is … Continue reading

Trans-Siberian Railway

Traveling through Russia on the Trans-Siberian Railway had been a “well, maybe one day” kind of trip idea for me. “One day” finally came this summer. After our visit to Armenia, my travel companion and I flew back to Moscow to catch the train. These first four pictures are of the train station, and the … Continue reading