I suppose you could think of this as a voyage of self discovery. It all began as a much larger trip to Australia, then it as we thought it through we realized we went ready for, four months in the outback physically mentally or in my case monetarily. So we decided to go half way or there about, the the tropical paradise of Hawaii. This seemed much more reasonable and it took away the thoughts that were keeping us awake at night. So we decided on the archipelago of Hawaii. This being closer and more affordable brought to the dream of a few months adventuring in the sun into our grasp.
When I say we I'm not refuring to myself in some sort of skitzo third person jargon, I refer to my long time best friend and travel partner Kris Reed. As for me, my name is Donald Elpel, and I will be your guide along with the afore mentioned Kris through the perilous jungles of Kauai to the pristine coral reefs of Oahu. Its a wonderful time of year to get lost and I can't think of a better place to do it.
My story is the same as many people's only a bit more off the wall. I grew up in a decidedly boring town, not wanting for much. I traveled with family often, privileged with trips featuring Mexico, Ireland the majority of the wester US. So I grew up with a desire to explore. I prefer not to waste my time on monetary gain rather to explore my passions freely. This I have found to be a point of contention for many people, I wish not to work but to travle, is that such a bad thing? ... full info