A surprise trip to Tassie

It’s as much of a surprise for me as for anyone else; but I will be back for a visit to Australia next week. Here I was happily ready to get settled for working the next 4 months in Canada, (living in a real house, with real bed and a hot shower!!); when my friend…

Machu Pichu Kayak Fest Pintura y Dibujo concurso

Sending a message to the top

After my passport & laptop were stolen out of a friend’s car in Bagua, Northern Peru; I was confined to Lima for a couple of months where I was able to borrow a computer to complete work & preparations needed for the arrival of our VIP guest, and go through the epic process of getting…

A day, some days.

It was a bittersweet day, internally it was conflicting and difficult to make sense of. Wednesday of two weeks ago, the Remando Juntos team made their first public appearance in front of 800 people at the Kuyapunakuy festival. Alonso made a great speech, we showed off a short video from our advance expedition in March,…

Viaje Previo: Interviews & New Connections

Over the first 10 days of March, Camote, Samuel, Liz and I hiked into the dam affected villages of Mendan and Tupen in order to capture footage and stories  which we will use in our upcoming media campaigns throughout Peru, April -July. These stories will form the more personal part of the campaign, aimed at…

Life is funny: A little story from Patagonia.

Some of you might remember my post ‘Chasing Millionaires’ from last year, those that don’t, This is a brief summary: After a series of random events, realising we were very close by, I tried contact Douglas Tompkins (Conservationist,  Founder of North Face & Espirit) but was left standing there with a toothbrush in my mouth, watching his…

Project Update: The Campaign has begun!

Very exciting news, the campaign to find our team of volunteers for next year has begun! First up, I need 2 minutes of your time PLEEEASE! Because facebook works like a herd of sheep, please go to this facebook link and like and/ or share this post (if you comment on it, could you do…