Antarctica has the capacity to humble like no other. It’s about twice the size of Australia and considered the coldest, driest and windiest place on the planet. With no permanent residents, it’s empty for all but a handful of research stations and animals that are able to survive there. By just being there you are in company with only ~35,000 other people from across the globe fortunate … Continue reading Antarctica

Lucha Libre in Guadalajara

One of the reasons I stuck around Guadalajara for so long, besides the excellent Tequila Hostel was for Tuesday night Lucha Libre or, free wrestling. Knowing that drinks would be expensive at the event, a few of us from the hostel went out and picked up 8×1.2L bottles of Corona and Victoria beer to help set the mood for the night ahead. Which it did. … Continue reading Lucha Libre in Guadalajara