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Yosemite National Park with Orange Sky Adventures – (Part 2)

Yosemite National Park with Orange Sky Adventures – (Part 2)

The afternoon of our first day with Orange Sky Adventures was dedicated to one mission: to hit the must-see sights of the Yosemite Valley. The remnants of the mountain’s winter air passed cooly through Dylan’s van as the sun intensified as if to remind us that summer had just started. Fresh hints of pine and moisture […]

Yosemite National Park with Orange Sky Adventures

Yosemite National Park with Orange Sky Adventures

Dylan is the all-in-one owner, tour guide, driver, and grill-master of his company Orange Sky Adventures. When I met him his company was in its first few months and he was going around San Francisco spreading his Yosemite camping trip packages through word-of-mouth. He invited me to join him on one of his first trips […]

The Arena Playground: A One Year Retrospective on San Francisco

The Arena Playground: A One Year Retrospective on San Francisco

“Anyone who doesn’t have a great time in San Francisco is pretty much dead to me” –Anthony Bourdain San Francisco. After almost a year of living in the mecca of northern California, I have some thoughts to share, especially some thoughts about San Francisco and the Bay Area specifically at this unique moment in time. I’ve […]

Thanksgiving Sunrise on Alcatraz

Thanksgiving Sunrise on Alcatraz

During my Erasmus semester last year, I had completely neglected Thanksgiving because it simply isn’t celebrated outside of the United States, but this year, I spent the holiday away from home for the first time ever. My friend Mira and I kicked off the day bright and early at 3:00 AM. With a peanut butter […]

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