Mango Shade

Mango Shade Restaurant has the absolute best Mango Shakes I have ever had. It’s now been a week since I left Anjuna, and I have missed this place every day. It looks like it is held together by twigs and string, and thats exactly how it is held together. I only wish the upstairs was still open, but considering the disrepair I can see why they have it blocked off.

Another great thing is that it was right beside the Roadhouse Hostel where I was stay. Without a doubt the most chill and welcoming hostel I have ever stayed at. The staff are great helping with anything that I needed done. Including buying my bus ticket out of Anjuna. And if you know anything about ground transport in India you can appreciate what I am talking about.

Lately I have been trying to keep the posts more current to show where I am. However I have been hit with some heat stress and am not feeling up to doing any editing at the moment. So I will be posting older photos that until I start feeling better.

Growing up one of my biggest dreams was to explore the world. Honestly I never thought this would become reality. But at the end of 2014 I quit my job as a project manager to do just that. I sold most everything I own, packed up the remaining boxes in storage, and set out to see the world. My goals while traveling are to meet people everywhere I go, work on becoming a better photographer, and attempt to stay where the weather is not freezing. Along the way I am posting photos at and writing about my experiences at