Category: 2011

Anaheim, United States

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Another “first-visit” to a cit care-of the U2 tour.  I never thought I would ever make it to Anaheim.  It is not a city that would normally fit the bill…

Seattle, United States

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In for a quick two night weekend stay for the U2 concert at Qwest Field, I found it rather poetic to be back in the city that had really kicked…

Edmonton, Canada

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After traveling the globe to see my favourite band, U2, it was the first time I was able to see them in the city that I lived in!  Sleeping overnight…

Winnipeg, Canada

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Back in my hometown for two nights for the U2 concert, it was great to experience the U2 360° extravaganza at the Winnipeg (CanadInns) Stadium.  This venue was virtually in…

Mexico City, Mexico

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It was my first time traveling to Mexico City.  My past traveling / backpacking trips illustrate my propensity to go to places where there is a lot of history, cultural…

Camburizinho, Brazil

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After Ubatuba, and on our way back to Sao Paulo, Jana invited us to stay at her family’s beach house in Cambury (Camburizinho). Gorgeous place, and iconic beach. It was…

Ubatuba, Brazil

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After the exhausting São Paulo gigs, I was in need of some relaxation. After some delays and running low on time, Jana, Colleen, and I decided to cut out a…

São Paulo, Brazil

This was the first time I visited South America. What better excuse to do so than to see U2! My friend Jana, whom I met in Australia, invited a few…

Waterfalls Tour, Queensland, Australia

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Looking for an additional adventure while in Cairns, I was advised by Allen (American) and Sinan (German) to skip Cape Tribulation and go see the nearby waterfalls. Because of the…

Great Barrier Reef, Australia

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Three years ago when I was backpacking, I met some Aussies in Olympos, Turkey. They told me that the scuba diving and reefs were far better in The Red Sea…