This is Nam

This Is Nam I am writing my first traveling blog post from our airbnb in Saigon, on the third morning of our trip.  Jet lag hasn’t been too bad but I still wake up early.  This seemed like a good time to write about what stood out from the first several days. Getting here went … Continue reading This is Nam

Amazing Ubud!

Ubud was amazing!!  On our first day there we had Mexican food, surprisingly it was actually very good, of course we had a margarita as well. Despite the Mexican food I felt like I really was in Bali. Katie had been there before so she had a hotel close to the heart of town. Ubud … Continue reading Amazing Ubud!

Scooters Rule

First Two Days in Bali Photos and story by Daniel Dreifuss After my long layover in Hong Kong, I was excited to finally get to Bali.  I boarded the four-hour flight from Hong Kong to Denpasar with ease, excitement and a feeling of relief that I was almost there.  I enjoyed the movie Concussion on … Continue reading Scooters Rule

It’s Time to Travel!!

First off, welcome to Illuminate This Day! After working at Lee Central Coast Newspapers for more than four and a half years, I found myself — along with many other photojournalists and reporters — at the unemployment line.  I have never once filed for unemployment, but I knew that one day, working in the newspaper … Continue reading It’s Time to Travel!!