Armenia represented several new frontiers for me. Located in the often unstable Caucasus region, the only Christian country surrounded by many Islamic countries, and unseen by anybody I've ever met, I went in having no idea what to expect. I spent a few days in Yerevan. Here's what I saw.
My second trip to Nepal was a very special experience - it was several months after a devastating earthquake that stole nearly 10,000 lives and affected hundreds of thousands more. I presented these photos at gallery I hosted called This is the Nepal I want the world to know.
After spending years talking on and on about how neat I thought Canada was, I impulsively booked a hotel in Halifax, Nova Scotia and drove all the way up. The Atlantic Provinces of Canada are as dreamy and peaceful as Anne of Green Gables paints them to be.
My first experience outside the USA was a missions trip to Nepal with a small missions organization some friends and I started. It was an incredible experience—and the beginning of my passion for seeing the reality of people's lives in the majority world.