All posts under America 2015

panic stations mk2! Major Announcement!!

Announcement So in the next 2 weeks I’ll be off on another adventure. It has been a little hush hush and very very stressful unlike other trip preparations, It also feels a little fudged and a bit disorganized. But I’m delighted to share this announcement with you all that the[…]

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Chicago

Chicago Hey guy, I’m currently in Chicago waiting for a video to upload before heading out to the airport to fly out to Utah. I’ve been here a week and have taken in as much as I wanted from this great city. I have unfortunately been mostly working this week[…]

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St. George, Utah

I’ve been in Utah since Tuesday last week. It has been wild! Since Chicago, I left in baking heat of Illinois, flew 3 hours south and arrived in a turbulent, blizzard filled Salt Lake City, after a minor confusion with waltzing straight out of the plane into the car-park (almost)[…]

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Silverton, Colorado

Hi hi folk,  I’m currently resting up in Silverton, Colorado for some essential R&R from the adventure lifestyle, and to get some blog updates and video edits complete. All is well otherwise! Quickly here’s a quick summary of  “The Empire Strikes Brap” Since my pathetic attempt to setting off last time,[…]

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Sandy, Oregon

Preface: It’s taken a while to do this update,  apologies for those tentatively waiting on hearing what comes next.  I am writing this retrospectively upon my stay in Sandy, I’m currently somewhere in British Columbian, but I’ll write about that in a separate blog post. Please accept my apologies again, I[…]

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Anchorage, Alaska

From Anchorage, Alaska Hello all, I’m in Anchorage, Alaska!  It seems to be harder and harder to keep on top of blog writing on this trip.  Ironic really, I have lots of means to being online, but finding it hard to juggle all the mediums.! Here’s a draft I’ve started[…]

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Haines, Alaska

Magic Bus

4th July Hi hi, again attempting to prevent the inevitable blog avoidance syndrome… I’m 100 miles south of the magic bus, camping in a rainforest of types; at the time of commencing this post. Very surreal situation lead me here, after leaving Anchorage a day later than planned having spent[…]

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Victoria, Vancouver Island, Canada

The creek I went to go swimming in near Tofino

I am no longer in Victoria, Vancouver Island… So I acknowledge everything is a little delayed, including this blog writing.  I feel terrible about this. From Haines, Alaska, I spent a week there enjoying a restful time in the small fishing village of Haines which is stated in previous post.  However, from[…]

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Beaverton, Oregon

Hanging hammock in the Hoh National Forest

I am no longer in Portland or better said: Beaverton, Oregon, again ashamed of my delay with the blog writings but I must persevere. From Vancouver Island, I left Kim and his wonderful family in Victoria and caught myself a ferry to Port Angeles in Washington (back to the USA).[…]

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South Lake Tahoe

Hi there, I’m in South Lake Tahoe. So from Beaverton, Oregon, I set off south toward the 101 highway following the coastline.  Making it to Yachats the first night, camping down a little trail, swamped with McDonald’s litter, after tidying up a little it was a very pleasant site, miles[…]

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Mazatlán, Mexico

Camping by the Beach

I’ve made it to Mazatlán, Mexico.  The past few weeks have been incredibly trying for me in terms of morale.  I have been persevering through one of the hardest times of this trip yet, questioning myself at every step. I’ll try and keep that narrative away from what I’ve been[…]

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Mexico City

Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City

Hi all, I’ve been in Mexico City for a couple of weeks now, and my plans for the rest of my travels have panned out a different way.  Let me first tell you how I came to be here and then I’ll talk about what’s next. Mazatlán Firstly, From Mazatlán (dying of[…]

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Mexican Christmas with Mum

I’m writing about my Mexican Christmas in April but dated January. Keep this in mind. 😛  Also, note this is a multiple (11) page blog post, the numbers at the bottom allow you to navigate to the following page. My Mexican Christmas A photo posted by Neil’s in…. (@neilsnaps) on Dec[…]

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Guatemala and Back to Mexico

Another very wet day in Oaxaca

“To Guatemala and Back” As you may well know, I’ve been in Mexico for a long time now, and to answer the oh-so-very old questions I keep being asked: “No, I haven’t fallen in love with a Mexican lady or the city”  and “No I’m not earning astronomical figures that[…]

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Mexico City doing Easter with Friends

Standing outside the cathedral

Easter with Friends Apologies for my last post, it was rather a downer.   I wish to share with you that this travel malarkey isn’t all high adrenaline fun fun fun as the photos seem to be of pure enjoyment. After returning from my jaunt down to Guatemala and back,[…]

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