3 places to know in Hong Kong

Had a quick stopover in Hong Kong recently on the way to Mongolia. These are three places you need to visit- two shops and a…

Proud owner of a horse in Mongolia

We had such an amazing experience last time we went to Mongolia we decided to return.  This time we saw an amazing desert scape, the…

5 Most-Read Green Posts in 2017

Welcome to the highlights of 2017! Thank you to everyone who follows this blog- whether you get here by being one of the nearly 20,000 newsletter…

Turkmenistan Exploring

A gas rich, ex Soviet mirage in the desert. Somewhere between Las Vegas and Dubai without any sin. Definitely the strangest place I’ve ever visited…

The copper artisans of Mexico

Recently had a chance to hang out in the coppersmith workshops of Santa Clara del Cobre in the mountains of Mexico. Copper has been worked in…

The Package Free Shop is here

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Refuse and Repair in one package-free store? It’s happening in Brooklyn, NYC, with the pop-up store run by Lauren Singer and Daniel…

Around the world in 30 days

A few of the sights and experiences from a month long trip through Budapest, London Amsterdam, Mexico and New York. It was my first time to…

Bangkok travels: Buy, see, do

Notes from a recent trip to Bangkok. Views from the taxi while stuck in traffic. Carina in red. Spectacular temple ruins. Back to the breast…

Wonderfruit: A Photo Essay by Suki Zoe

The 3rd edition of Wonderfruit festival was held in February 2017. Photographer Suki Zoe traveled with John and Carina to document the Wonderfruit experience.