On August 1st, 2016, I set off on the journey of a lifetime – a quest to all seven continents before returning home! The quest is currently ongoing so be sure to follow!
Hanging Out In Long Beach, NY: Preparing For A Global Expedition
Chapter 1 – Preparation
The Quest to the Seven Continents
How To Pack For A Trip Around The World
The Struggle Up Sleeping Bear Dunes
Chapter 2 – Alaska & Hawaii
The Greatest Lie I Ever Told
The League of Eight Extraordinary Events
Blazing Through The Last Frontier: Denali National Park of Alaska
The Land Where The Ice Age Lingers: The Kenai Fjords of Alaska
The Opposite of Alaska is Hawaii
Close Encounters of The Shark Kind: Shark Cage Diving Oahu
Exploration: North Shore Oahu, Hawaii!
The Crouching Lion, Hidden Hike
A Hawaiian Style Send-Off At The Paradise Cove Luau
Chapter 3 – New Zealand Road Trip
Road Trippin’ New Zealand’s North Island…In the Winter?
Deep Sea Shipwreck in the Bay of Islands of New Zealand!
The Smelliest, Muddiest Day of Our Lives: Rotorua, New Zealand
Māoritanga: Keeping The Māori Culture Alive
Legendary Black Water Rafting and The Glow Worm Caves
Crossing Tongariro: Tempting Mount Doom
How I Avoided a Complete Disaster of Traveling With My Non-Traveling Friends
Chapter 4 – Fiji Volunteering
A Gang of Bull Sharks Came To Play
Everybody Thinks I’m Fijian and That’s a Good Thing
An Introspection of an American Teaching in Fiji
Happiness Is Everywhere in Fiji…Except At The Bottom of Waterfalls
My Invitations to Two Traditional Fijian Weddings
Things I Love (And Didn’t Quite Love) About Fiji
The Future Looks Good: The Quest Continues
Chapter 5 – Australia Backpacking
Go To Australia, Visit Friends, Then Get The Heck Out of Australia!
Battle of the Beaches: Sunshine Coast vs Gold Coast
Welcome to China…Er, I Mean Sydney!
The World According to Will
Come to Melbourne and Experience Four Seasons in One Day!
A Visit to Tasmania: An Unexpected Wonder
You Can Never Have Too Many German Freunds
Down Along The Great Ocean Road
The Charm of Rottnest Island and The Cute Quokkas Who Live There
An Open Letter To Australia: You Are Amazing, Yet Odd At The Same Time
Chapter 6 – Bali, Indonesia Stopover
Daniel Adventure Born and the Monkey Thieves
Dare To Enter The Creepiest Place In Bali: The Abandoned Theme Park
Chapter 7 – India Backpacking
I Don’t Want To Go To India…But Here I Go Anyway
I Gotta Get The Heck Outta Goa!
The Curious Kids Who Led Me Through The Slums of Mumbai
How I Spent My Christmas Completely Lost in The Mountains
Daniel Adventure Born and the River of Death
The Unfortunate Journey to the Taj Mahal
An Open Letter to India: You’re Cool, But Stop Staring At Me!
Chapter 8 – Return to Nepal
Returning to Kathmandu: Before and After The Earthquakes
Living in Nepal…With 18 Teenage Students That I Thought I Hated
Annapurna Base Camp Trek Part I: To Poon Hill and Beyond
Annapurna Base Camp Trek Part II: The Calm Before The Storm
Annapurna Base Camp Trek Part III: Our Biggest Blunder
The Most Colorful War In Nepal
How I Gained Three New Brothers…and a Son in Nepal
How I Grew to Truly Love The Heck Out of Nepal
Chapter 9 – Unexpected Road to Eastern Europe
I’m Not Supposed to Be Here! (Qatar)
The Demonic Electronics of Bucharest, Romania
The Man Behind Dracula! My Romanian Investigation