Third time’s the charm as the saying goes and I was definitely not disappointed. A couple of weeks ago, I went to Malaga, Spain for the third time since I moved to Sevilla a little over 9 months ago. Malaga is a great city, not too large and not too small, with decent beaches, historical compounds, and everything else to tickle your fancy. Unfortunately, I only had a two days to indulge myself in this great city so I spent the entire first day laying about on the beach (instead of going to the Picasso museum as I had planned). That night I was tempted to do a little bit of bar-hopping/clubbing, but my need to get up at a ridiculously early hour the next day convinced me to stay indoors with a bottle of wine and some good friends. Despite a little too much of that good wine, I managed to wake up early enough to grab breakfast with my friends, a drunkard and scary bouncer and then catch our bus to a small town just outside of Malaga. Unfortunately, I never did catch the name of the town. We were met by our gorgeous latino kayak instructor/guide who took us out on the Mediterranean to do some sea-kayaking. The three of us had an absolutely wonderful time and even managed to “save” a young man whose kayak had overturned on the rough seas. Kayaking is now definitely one of my favorite sports, listed somewhere after surfing (but that’s another post). Malaga is one of my favorite cities, if only for the memories rather than the city itself.
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Many of my photographs are taken during my travels through Europe, Asia and Africa. I'm continually seeking inspiration in the architecture I see, the local customs I engage in and the vibrant lifestyles of the people I meet. I see each photograph as a candid shot of someone's life in another country. Through my photography I want to erase borders that may exist because of distance, language or misunderstanding.
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