Jetsetting Escapes in the Americas

"Capturing the Soul of Celebration: New Year's in Rio

Each year, as the Californian winter begins to bite, my thoughts inevitably turn to the warmth of my birthplace, Rio de Janeiro. There was a magnetic pull to this city of sun, sand, and soul, especially during New Year's celebrations. As a photographer, Rio has always felt like it had a cultural kaleidoscope with vibrant energy.

Top Beginner-Friendly Ski Resorts in Lake Tahoe

As an avid skier who has navigated the well-trodden paths of resort slopes and the untamed beauty of backcountry skiing, I've come to appreciate the vast and varied experiences this sport offers. Skiing is not just a leisure activity; it's a passion that intertwines with the essence of adventure and exploration.

Uncharted Splendors: Eight Must-Visit Destinations for the Avid Explorer

There's an undeniable thrill that comes with stepping into the unknown. Unfamiliar sights, sounds, and smells stir the senses, making us feel more alive, more connected to the world. Yet in this era of rapid globalization, it's become increasingly challenging to find truly unspoiled destinations.

Taking an Open-Door Helicopter Ride Above Maui

My childhood includes many wonderful memories of Maui: boogie boarding, sunburns, snorkeling for hours on end, the scent of leis, rainbow sunsets, and more. It was enough to make me believe that I truly knew everything there was to know about the Hawaiian island. That is, until I returned as an adult and saw it from an entirely new perspective: the air.