Early Retirement Adventures

Travel & Project Posts

Dominican Republic

April 2024

Staying in Las Terrenas.

Salta & JuJuy

March 2024

Roadtrip in Argentina.

Iguazu Falls

February 2024

1 Waterfall, 2 Countries.


Fabruary 2024

Montevideo and Colonia.

Buenos Aires

January 2024

A month in Buenos Aires.

British Columbia

Summer 2023

Hiking and Emergency Responses.


Spring 2023

Lima, Arequipa, Colca Canyon, Cusco, Inca Trail.


March 2023

Cuenca and Quito, Ecuador.


February 2023

A month in the Galapgos.

Panama City

February 2023

A few days in Panama City.

Mexico City

January 2023

A month in Mexico City.

Trip Prep

December 2022

Prep for South America.

Western Road Trip

Fall 2022

Idaho, Utah, Nevada, and Cali.

Northern Road Trip

Summer 2022

Northern BC, Yukon, and Alaska.

What To Bring

May 2022

Camping packing list.

The Caribbean

March 2022

Monkeys, sloths, & mojitos.

The Jungle

March 2022

Chocolate, volcanos, & waterfalls.


February 2022

Hanging out in Costa Rica.

Winter Camping

January 2022

Winter camping in our SUV.

DIY Cribbage Board

December 2021

Making a travel cribbage board.

Kalamata, Greece

November 2021

The Peloponnese peninsula.


October 2021

Exploring Italy.

Delphi, Greece

October 2021

Ancient ruins of Delphi.


September 2021

Exploring Athens and area.


August 2021

Visiting family.

First Flight

August 2021

Pandemic travel.

Trip Prep

August 2021

Packing for travel.

DIY Tent

April 2021

Making a tailgate tent.

Rural Life

March 2021

The Sunshine Coast.

Window Screens

October 2020

Making new screens.

Here We Go Again

September 2020

Driving across Canada.

A COVID-19 Summer

Summer 2020

Summer in British Columbia.

Microcamper Part 3

June 2020

More microcamper improvements.

Cabo, Mexico

December 2019

Spending December soaking up the sun.

Canadian Roadtrip Part 3

September 2019

Camping roadtrip through US, Part 3.

Canadian Roadtrip Part 2

September 2019

Camping roadtrip across Canada, Part 2.

Canadian Roadtrip

September 2019

Camping roadtrip across Canada.

Microcamper Part 2

July 2019

Honda Pilot microcamper improvements.


April 2019

Honda CRV microcamper conversion.

Nahatlatch FSR, BC

April 2019

Kicking off camping season 2019.


Winter 2018

Climbing Yushan and visiting Taipei.

Preparing to hike Yushan

Fall 2018

Preparing to hike Yushan in Taiwan.

Fraser Canyon

September 2018

Camping and hiking on the Gold Rush Trail.

Lillooet and Joffre Lakes

August 2018

Camping and hiking near Lilloeet.

Otter Lake

July 2018

Summer at the cottage in Otter Lake, Quebec.

Allison Lake

July 2018

Camping at Allison Lake for Canada Day.

Twenty Mile Bay

June 2018

Camping and Hiking Twenty Mile Bay, BC.

Comfortable Camping

June 2018

How to car camp comfortably all summer long.

Grand Canyon, Arizona

May 2018

Hiking the Rim to River and up again.

Utah, Arizona and the Coast

May 2018

West Coast road trip.

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

January 2018

Budget-friendly trip to get some sun.

British Columbia

Spring 2017

Exploring British Columbia.

New South Wales

January 2017

River dolphins, wallabies, and eagles.

Queensland, Australia

January 2017

Koalas, Alva Beach, and the Gold Coast.

The Australian Outback

December 2016

Hiking and camping outback-style.

Sydney to Adelaide

December 2016

Road trip and the Great Ocean Hike.

New Zealand Road Trip

November 2016

Waiheke, Hobbiton, Tongariro, and Waiktomo.


June 2014

Visiting the sites around the city.

Costa Rica

December 2011

Jungles, volcanos, and oceans.


September 2011

Paris, Versailles, and Disney.


November 2006

Shanghai, Hangzhou, Beijing, and Hong Kong.



Some places we've been.