Learning Salsa in Medellin, Colombia

After experiencing the coldest winter I’ve ever experienced in my life, while living in the North East of the U.S, I was determined to skip winter completely and decided to spend it in Medellin, Colombia. Why Medellin Colombia you ask? For so many reasons, really: it’s vibrant, modern, inexpensive, has stunning natural scenery, a great […]

My Ironman Journey

It all started 10 years ago when I mistakenly watched an Ironman event after few shots of tequila while backpacking the east coast of Australia. 3.8 KM Swim, 180KM cycle and a 42KM marathon run. Indeed an Ironman. Without thinking of the consequences I told my travelling friends that one day I would finish one. […]

Getting Engaged

There are few seemingly random choices in life that change the course of one’s future quite dramatically. I made one of those choices at the beginning of this year at a cool backpacker’s hostel in La Paz, Bolivia, while playing a cards game with a fellow travelers. Out of the corner of my eye, I […]

Finding Flow

I’ve been staring at my laptop screen for a few minutes now, trying to write the first sentence of this post. There is so much I want to write, but can’t seem to find the right words. What is it about writing that challenges me so much? And perhaps more interestingly, what does it mean […]

Minimalist Living

“If you would make a man happy, do not add to his possessions but subtract from the sum of his desires” – Seneca You and I are programmed. We have been programmed from an early age to acquire more possessions and never be satisfied with what we have. We were told that we need to […]

Shall I Write my Book?