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The story behind the Lady in Red
This image takes me back to Paris. It was late summer of 2011 and I went back to Europe...
Homeless in Paris

Homeless in Paris

Art Oct 1, 2014

I ended up homeless on the streets of Paris. I don't always get it right.
Where Would You Go: Amsterdam, Paris, Rome, Buenos Aires, Las Vegas, or New York?
Where would you go if your airfare was free? Amsterdam, Paris, Rome, Buenos Aires, Las Vegas, and New York rank amongst some of the most popular destinations I’ve visited. My travel magazine Living by Experience shares my story of living the dream, and following my passions. Everything I do... Read more
How To Start Travel Hacking
My first book started simply because people asked me one question in the travel shows and fine art photography shows I participated: How do you manage to travel all the time? In this video I explain why that all too common question inspired me to write down my thoughts... Read more
Your Travel To-Do List: City Or Beach?
The choice is yours. Where would you like to go next? Head downtown for a city-trip, venture to the beach, or maybe an eclectic mix that somehow manages to combine the two? What to do while traveling greatly depends on the type of destination. Obviously a beach destination will... Read more
Why I Don’t Book Cheap Hotels Anymore, Especially On Travel Sites
Last time I arrived in Paris, the city of light and love, it was horrible. After a great train ride from Amsterdam, and looking forward to a few relaxing days in Paris I arrived at the wrong hotel. There turned out to be two hotels, with exactly the same name. Thanks, Expedia.... Read more
Tips to take better travel photographs
Full disclosure: I’m a professional fine art photographer, so I’m a bit opinionated when it comes to taking pictures, in particular travel photography. There are plenty of, sometimes useful, books already written that attempt to help you get the most out of your camera and take the best travel... Read more
My Top 5 Travel Destinations in Europe
Whether you plan to explore the ins and outs of Europe or wish to choose one of the most visited travel destinations in the area, there are plenty of amazing bucket-list-worthy options to choose from. In Europe, many city centres combine amazing food, old-world-charm and modern day nightlife. No... Read more
Dreaming Around the World

Imagine… everything is possible when you dream.

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Unconventional Travel Tips To Really Understand The Beauty of Paris
Don’t you love booking travel online? I love traveling and I’m almost always on the go. But booking trips tends to stress me out. Booking sites pride themselves in offering millions of accommodations worldwide. You think that’s good? Think again. Having too many options available is exactly what got... Read more
The story behind the Lady in Red
This image takes me back to Paris. It was late summer of 2011 and I went back to Europe for the first time after relocating to Canada a few years earlier. I had been to Paris many times before, and it’s one of those cities I’ve come to love.... Read more
One of my fondest memories of Paris

The Lady in Red is one of the photographs I took on my first trip to Paris after opening my fine art studio in Canada. Contrary to what most people believe, the photograph I took away from that precious experience is not posed, or edited afterwards.

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