Snowboarding: Lessons and “Pain” Points of this exhilarating mountain sport (Part 2)

After resting my tired body, off I went to the slopes again. Visibility was very poor, and it was snowing heavily. The day’s weather forecast was a mix of rain and sunshine with temperature of negative 10 degrees on top of the mountain. Not really the best time to snowboard. In the back of my […]

Snowboarding: Lessons and "Pain" Points of this exhilarating mountain sport (Part 2)

After resting my tired body, off I went to the slopes again. Visibility was very poor, and it was snowing heavily. The day’s weather forecast was a mix of rain and sunshine with temperature of negative 10 degrees on top of the mountain. Not really the best time to snowboard. In the back of my […]

My Amazing 2010: Top Travels of a Great Year (Part 1)

Irreplaceable, indescribable, incredible! The year 2010 saw me hopping around the world, making conversations with the world’s most inspiring minds, and learning valuable lessons that only experience can genuinely teach. I could literally write a book for the past 365 days! But that’s another project. For now allow me to share you the highlights of 2010 […]

What to do in Rio? A Rio de Janeiro Adventure Guide

Part 2 of Jhet’s Rio de Janeiro Adventure Guide I was welcomed with two good omens that jump started my tour to the wonderful city of Rio de Janeiro. At the airport, I prepared to pay 80-100 pesos, equivalent to US$ 40-50 for a cab to bring me to the hotel I was booked to […]

A Rio de Janeiro Adventure Guide

(Part 1 of a Series) I left Argentina in the morning with teary eyes. I felt like singing “Don’t Cry For Me Argentina.” Up in the air on my way to Rio de Janeiro, I reflected on my amazing Buenos Aires experience. After three hours, a flight attendant told me that we are now landing […]