Tag Archives: Travels

cristo over rainy rio.

After three very rainy days at a little beach/surf/fishing town 2 hours east, we relocated for three very rainy days in Rio. Today it cleared enough for a trip up to the Cristo Redentor statue along with hundreds of other … Continue reading

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summer 2012 preview.

It’s the beginning of the end (of the semester) here in the Bronx. I’m at that treading water stage, simultaneously writing research proposals and/or literature reviews about: the impact of micro health insurance on household consumption and microcredit use in … Continue reading

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some stolen photos.

From others’ cameras.

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where i slept.

Another non-photo snapshot from the Philippines. — Concrete block house. Metal sheet roof. The only doors (the 2 leading outside) made of what seems to be particle board. Between the top of the walls and the roof, the ends of … Continue reading

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a north-bound bus.

A non-photo snapshot from the Philippines. (my camera died a few days in) — Early on Monday morning, I traveled north with a small group of students. The back of my bus ticket detailed that I had paid an extra … Continue reading

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bringin’ home the bananas in manila.

This slideshow documents my first tricycle ride in Manila. M. and I rode in the sidecar, while B. rode on the back of the motorcycle. There are some interesting U-turns in this city.

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joshua tree national park.

Adventures in and around Joshua Tree National Park:

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