Tag Archives: HDR

Cloudy Sky over Manila Dunes

I love all types of beaches. There is the calm Caribbean type with the clear blue waters where you just want to lounge around with a cold beverage in your hand. And then there those that are constantly in motion and Poseidon invites you in to challenge the powerful waves.  Then there is this type […]

View full post »

La Musa de la Plaza

If you want to visit a town where the colonial past is still visible in its streets and architecture than you should visit Trinidad, Cuba. With its pastel colored buildings and cobblestone streets, it seems like not much has changed since the 1700’s. Smack in the middle of the central plaza is a statue of […]

View full post »

Playa Akumal

What is it about a clear blue bondi beach that mesmerizes me? I think it all started in my childhood when my Dad would takes us to the beach at Lake Michigan during the muggy Chicago summers. And then as an adult, I have enjoyed the various beaches throughout Southern California. In my various travels, […]

View full post »

Los Mogotes de Viñales

These dome-shaped limestone hills, known as Mogotes, are located in the Cuban countryside within the province of Pinar del Rio. In order to find this spot for a photo shoot, you need to either hitchhike, walk, or bike about 3 km outside of the town of Viñales. When you see a sign off the road […]

View full post »

The Church of the Holy Trinity

I was in the colonial town of Trinidad, Cuba for a few days and each day, my routine was pretty much the same. I would get up early to go for a walk prior to the mid-day heat and then in the evening I would enjoy some live Cuban music up the steps in the […]

View full post »

Step into Paradise

Imagine stepping out of your back yard and this is your view? I would just throw up a hammock between these two palm trees, pop open a bottle of vino, and call it a day. Up and down the Mayan Riviera you can find numerous little towns with views just like this one. This happens […]

View full post »

Blue Night at Hotel Inglaterra

I could walk the streets of Havana all day long. The sights, sounds, and colors are unlike any other place I have been to. If you are a music lover, you can’t go wrong with going for a stroll in the city. Wherever you go, you are bound to hear some great music emanating from […]

View full post »

Playacar Sunset

Over the last five years, I have lived on and off in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. It’s one of my favorite places on earth and this has been my neighborhood the whole time. This quiet little beach is very tranquil and away from the crowds. Whenever I’m far away, I get pretty nostalgic and can’t […]

View full post »

UA-27062518-1