The Shwedagon Pagoda of Yangon

Monks at Shwedogan Pagoda

The gold-gilded stupa of the Shwedagon Pagoda stands 99 meters high. Struck by the sun in the early morning or late afternoon, its beauty is dazzling. Here are a few choice photos from my visit.

A Solo Ski Trip is a Social Affair

Scott - met him in restaurant.

Take a solo ski trip and you needn’t be solo for long. Skiing is a social experience, whether for the time it takes to get up the mountain or longer. Here are a few of the people I met at Whistler Blackcomb.

Learning to Relearn

Junko, my Max 4 Ski instructor.

Learning to ski properly is easier than I expected. But this one day ski lesson taught me more about life than about getting down a mountain.