All posts under America 2015

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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