Your Guide to a Perfect Day on the Olympic Peninsula

Your Guide to a Perfect Day on the Olympic Peninsula

Spending one day on the Olympic Peninsula is one of the few ways you can experience mountains, rainforests, and beaches. Fill your day with Olympic Peninsula activities, including Olympic National Park, La Push, and the Port Angeles area with this one-day itinerary.

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The Hiker's Camera Bag: 4 Essentials for Travel Photography

The Hiker's Camera Bag: 4 Essentials for Travel Photography

When traveling or backpacking, the last thing you need is more weight on your shoulders. For me, it’s all about keeping my photographic gear to a minimum when traveling or hiking. I do my best to pack with a purpose by first identifying my destination’s environment and then thinking of what kind of photos I want in the end. Although I love experimenting with different types of photographic equipment, my camera bag generally stays within the same 3-4 item range when I wander out. In this list, I’ll cover the gear setup I often take with me to cover my bases when hiking, as well as a few tips for finding the gear that suits you and your travels.

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A Well-Traveled Camera Returns Home

A Well-Traveled Camera Returns Home

I exchanged emails with the lovely Hi'ilani of Kahanu Botanical Gardens, the place I was certain I dropped my camera but couldn’t confirm while I was on the island because of their limited hours. After a few disappointing “no’s” and “We’ll keep our eye out’s,” I finally opened my inbox to a “Guess what!!”

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