Traveling to far away places and getting out of your comfort zone is good for the soul. In these far away places, you learn the most about yourself. I've just scratched the surface. Where to next?
In the city: Go to the San Francisco Bay Ferry - San Francisco Ferry Building Terminal on Saturday for the Farmer's Market, lots of great food stands and people watching Walk down Crissy Field to Fort Point Lighthouse,... See More
Two ideas: (1) Farmstead at Long Meadow Ranchin St Helena. Great menu, comfortable, all locally grown (on site) (2) Solbar at the Solage resort in Calistoga. Amazing lunch spot, get the Lucky Pig and fish... See More
I did this with my wife and it is an easy drive, very pretty in parts. That said, you're right to be a little cautious. I'm not saying its too dangerous but you will read a handful of horror stories of carjackings. If you do drive, don't stop on the side... See More
You can't go wrong with Cambodia. Very amazing country and doable in 10 days, I think. Thailand is also very beautiful and a must do if you haven't yet. I'll also throw out Myanmar. Not overly touristy (yet). Very beautiful, people are great. Bagan was... See More
We plan to do the Machu Picchu trek and spend a bit of time in Cusco and Lima before/after. I'd love to go for 2 full weeks but I don't have that kind of time. How many days would I need to do it justice without moving at break-neck speed? And how would that... See More
Echo what other folks are saying about Kruger National Park. You'll want to fly into Johannesburg and take a shuttle or drive. We stayed at a smaller bush camp called Notten's Bush Camp, which... See More
Surf every day, eat fish tacos, drink tequila. Wildmex Surf Camp is solid for surf lessons...they also do mountain biking, paddle boarding, etc. You can also take a boat trip to the Marietas Islands which is worthwhile. We stayed... See More