Virgen De La Candelaria Festival

Today is the first day in the festival of the Virgen de la Candelaria which is also Bolivia’s patron saint. It has been amazing to watch the beautiful costumes, the parades of dancers with bells on their boots, and the flower mosaics covering the streets all over town!

Apparently this town, Copacabana, is most well known for its Christian pilgrimage […]

Burning Man 2012

At the end of August, I travelled down to Black Rock Desert in Nevada where the annual Burning Man Festival is held each year. This year my brother, Chris and I rented an RV and brought our dad along. For those of you who have no idea what Burning Man is, I will do my best to give you […]