The Plateau Montreal

The Plateau Montreal

The plateau is the hippest district of Montreal (some say the world).  Formerly a working-class neighborhood, the old stone buildings and their wrought iron staircases now provide a backdrop to a free-spirited, creative community. The, predominantly, francophone...
Seaside Aotearoa

Seaside Aotearoa

In the Maori language, “Aotearoa” translates to: ‘Land of the Long White Cloud’. The rest of the world knows this place as New Zealand. Made up into to two long thin islands, travelers find they are never more than a two-hour drive from the nearest shoreline. New...
Burning Man 2009 – Evolution

Burning Man 2009 – Evolution

A gathering of some 50,000 hardy souls in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert, Burning Man has a different art theme each year – to inspire the week’s display of sculptures, floats, performances, and general surreality. In 2009, the 200th anniversary of Charlie Darwin’s...
Burning Man 2007 – The Green Man

Burning Man 2007 – The Green Man

Every year the lunar landscape of the Nevada desert plays host to the heady and hedonistic Burning Man festival. The temporary, commerce-free community is known as “Black Rock City”. For eight days it bursts into existence as an experiment in radical self-expression...
Holy Waters – Varanasi

Holy Waters – Varanasi

The city of Varanasi sits at the edge of the Ganges River, a gateway between the physical and the spiritual worlds. It is the hub of the Hindu world and a destination for countless pilgrims. They come to bathe in the Ganges River, to wash away the sins of a lifetime,...