World Traveler. Photographer.
Hello there! I’m Erick! Photographer, Philanthropist, and World Traveler. On a quest to become the first African American to visit every country in the world. 93 Countries DONE!!! Follow my journey and all of the amazing places I’ve seen and people I’ve met here and on my social media channels.
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Writing this breaks my heart. Seriously, I loved Austin. My home. My happy place. My respite. But on this last visit, after being gone almost 18 months, I'm on the edge of hating the city I once loved. Why? Because it's because sooooooooo popular. And that's caused it...read more
I’ve visited Angkor Wat 8 times over the years. And it never ceases to amaze me. Making it one of my favorite places in the world to photograph. Only Istanbul and Rome can rival it. On this most recent trip, I decided to capture images which relay the scale of the complex, as well as the scope of its archaeological offerings. Siem Reap is going to be your staging point. While the city itself doesn’t have too much to offer in the way of anything special, it offers excellent access to Angkor Wat. From excellent hotels to tour offerings, your visit will be nothing short of spectacular. Check out my favorite images from this most recent trip. Which one is your favorite?read more
It’s easy to be comfortable on a 5-day 4-night trip. The carry on only crew has it made. But what about us true vagabonds? Those of us that live out of a backpack for months or years at a time. Blowing from one destination to another? How do we stay dry, safe, and comfortable? Well, it’s all about planning as is everything in travel. A few small adjustments and a bit of preparation can save you from months of painful travel. Here are a few tips to get you started on your long term travel comfort preparation.read more