The Kalalau Trail July 10th 2007 After I graduated college, my close friend moved to the island of Kauai in Hawaii and asked me to move with him. I ended up doing one last interview, landed the job, and ended up working in the cold midwestern state of Wisconsin, my birthplace, for two and half more years. However, working for a company with customers across the nation has its perks, and I was able to visit him for free twice in t ... read more
North America » United States » Hawaii » Kaua'i Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
I quit my cushy job in health care software in January of 2008 and hit the road with my younger brother Darren (the one on the left of the photo). We had plane tickets to South East Asia and not much of a plan beyond that. It turned into one of the best years of my life. And, as a result of this blog, I convinced many of my friends to leave their uninspiring jobs and travel as well!
Currently I'm back in the Midwestern United States studying to be a physician. Money is tight, school has me bogged down, but I can't wait for the next time to get out on the road.... full info