A lot has changed. Again. Lets see: At the end of August I left Smallbox Software after 4+ years. Great people, great experience, time well spent. In September, I started full time courses to finish off a BBA in Marketing Communications Management. I am challenging one course, doing 3 courses at Camosun College, and one […]
So I drove down the west coast of Trinidad and found this lake made up of tar. It’s called Pitch Lake in La Brea. Good story eh?
Mayaro Beach on Mayaro Bay, Trinidad Much like its neighbour to the north, Mayaro Bay is sparse in visitors. It’s fairly far out of the way, but the roads are actually quite good with the exception of a few patches. For some reason these roads were made fairly well. I’m guessing it has something to […]
looking north, where we came from I found another place that doesn’t seem to have much of a wikipedia entry! Manzanilla Beach is on the east coast of Trinidad, facing the Atlantic Ocean. This one is a bit of a drive to get to, and we drove through some pretty horrible weather to get there. […]
on de beach Las Cuevas has no wikipedia entry and as such qualifies for some sort of dedicated and detailed entry here. It’s a bit beyond Maracas Beach on the road, maybe 20 minutes or so of driving. It’s not a tourist beach like Maracas, this beach is mostly Trinis (locals.) There’s one shop to […]
The day started very grey. Pretty much every day started grey – it’s rainy season in Trinidad right now. BC could use some of this at the moment. I don’t recall a day where I was encouraged to trek there, but with only 10 days available to me, I had to go regardless of weather. […]
YVR – Vancouver International Airport Mom in YVR Dad in YVR Krishen in POS (Port of Spain) POS – Port of Spain International Airport victoria, vancouver, houston, port of spain. some notes: travel time: 20 hours “random” searches: 1 (houston) compliments on penguin + polar bear shirt: 1 (from the random search officer in houston) […]
Lancer. Thank you Hilary! Ducks! A bridge Northeast of Whistler James and Jennifer So check it out, myself and DaveyB went on a little bit of a road trip: Victoria to Whistler (via Nanaimo – Departure Bay to Horseshoe Bay – North of Vancouver) Whistler to Kamloops (via Lillooet) Kamloops to Kelowna Kelowna to Victoria […]
somewhere near shannon falls, squamish.
This past week was Design Currency: Defining the Value of Design, an installment of Icograda’s world-wide Design Week series. This was a multidisciplinary design conference – there were speakers that had backgrounds in business, education, marketing, advertising, industrial design, journalism, city planning, consulting, strategy, and much more. I’ve written a number of posts on defining […]