Eric's Travel Blogs

Honeymoon in the Maldives
Jul 01, 2011 – Jul 03, 2011
Lisa and I just got married and decided to take a once in a lifetime trip to the Maldives for our honeymoon! We are spending 4 …
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Denver 2010
Oct 04, 2010
Went to Denver for a friend's wedding and spent some time exploring the city and the nearby mountains.
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Epsana 2010
Aug 26, 2010 – Sep 04, 2010
Brief trip through Spain with two friends. Originally planned to go up north to San Sebastian and the Basque coast to do some s…
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Jan 11, 2010 – Jan 19, 2010
Visiting Brazil with my fiancee Lisa, the first trip for either of us to South America.
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This blog was featured on Thursday January 28th, 2010
Maui Spring 2009
Mar 27, 2009 – Apr 04, 2009
Going to Maui with Lisa to hopefully soak in some sun and surf! And maybe become slightly tanner in the process.
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Dec 25, 2008 – Jan 09, 2009
Going with Dave and meeting up with Deats in Istanbul, flying down to Bodrum, then working our way up the coast of Turkey. …
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This blog was featured on Saturday January 31st, 2009
Channel Islands - Santa Cruz Day Trip
Jul 14, 2008
Day trip to Santa Cruz, one of the Channel Islands. The channel islands are sometimes called the "Galapagos of North America". …
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Apr 03, 2008 – Apr 12, 2008
Visiting Japan with Lisa! Staying in Tokyo for most of the visit with some side trips to Kyoto and Takayama. Overall impression…
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This blog was featured on Monday April 7th, 2008
Ireland 2007
Sep 17, 2007 – Sep 27, 2007
Two week trip to Ireland with Ryan (foolz0r) and Dave (Dave). Lots of rain, Guinness, and green. We also went to the first ever…
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Jul 19, 2007 – Jul 30, 2007
10 day surf trip to Costa Rica with Dave (Buffetrand). Annoying roosters, rampaging cows, wild dogs, scorpions, monkeys, great …
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This blog was featured on Wednesday August 15th, 2007
Santa Barbara & Solvang
Apr 28, 2007 – Apr 29, 2007
Weekend roadtrip to Santa Barbara. The weather was a bit foggy and cloudy in Santa Barbara, so we headed east to the Danish tow…
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Mar 26, 2007
Reliving my childhood memories and a vain attempt to conquer my overwhelming fear of the Small World ride.
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This blog was featured on Sunday April 1st, 2007
Austin SXSW
Mar 08, 2007 – Mar 14, 2007
Visiting my brother and fellow TravBuddy Co-Founder, David, in Austin, TX and attending the SXSW interactive festival.
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Sequoia National Park
Feb 17, 2007
Inspired by WaltJake and X_Drive's national park blogs, went to nearby Sequoia National Park for a very quick weekend getaway.
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Baja 2007 Surf Trip
Jan 13, 2007 – Jan 15, 2007
Two friends and I loaded up a van full of surfboards, Doritos and instant noodles and headed to the deserted coasts of Baja in …
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Bay Area Break
Dec 26, 2006 – Dec 31, 2006
Drove up to Santa Cruz for the weekend. Spent some time in the Bay Area to escape the stress of LA ;)
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My Favorite Restaurants
Oct 17, 2006
Inspired by travelman727's review, here is a blog listing some of my favorite places to grub from around the world. …
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Beijing 2006
Sep 19, 2006 – Sep 24, 2006
Short, last-minute trip to Beijing for business. Last time I was here was almost 10 years ago, so it will be interesting to see…
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Jul 01, 2006 – Aug 10, 2006
5 weeks in Eastern Europe, from the beaches of Croatia and the baths of Budapest to the sand dunes of Lithuania.
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This blog was featured on Thursday July 8th, 2010
Napa Valley 2006
Jun 10, 2006
Went to Napa Valley for the first time, tasted some fine wines, and met some friendly people.
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Yosemite 2003
Sep 20, 2003 – May 03, 2006
Went with the UC Berkeley Hapa Club on a trip to Yosemite. We camped there for a few nights and hiked to the top of half dome.
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Road Trip to LA
Jan 06, 2006 – Jan 12, 2006
I grew up in Los Angeles, but between school, work and travel, I haven't been back in over a year. Angie joins me on this road …
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Seattle/Vancouver 2005
Aug 24, 2005 – Aug 26, 2005
Angie and I wanted to travel before the beginning of the semester. I had spent the previous summer in the Seattle area and love…
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Europe Summer 2005
Jun 01, 2005 – Jun 18, 2005
Traveled with four friends on a three week trek through Europe.
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Panama Canal and Costa Rica
Dec 17, 2004 – Dec 28, 2004
Celebrated my grandparents' 50th wedding anniversary by taking a cruise with my family through the Panama Canal and spending a …
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Surfing in Basque Country
Oct 30, 2004 – Nov 06, 2004
Went to Anglet and Biarritz in the south of France to do some surfing. Then headed to Paris.
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Cinque Terre 2004
Oct 16, 2004 – Oct 17, 2004
Traveled with some friends to Cinque Terre, a set of 5 small towns along the north-west coast of Italy. The towns are so close …
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Venice, Oktoberfest, and Switzerland
Sep 18, 2004 – Sep 24, 2004
Rome, Italy -› Venice, Italy -› …
During the first break of my study abroad program, I enjoyed some giant steins of beer in Munich and a wet bike ride in the mou…
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First Impressions of Rome
Aug 24, 2004 – Aug 25, 2004
During the fall semester of my senior year at Cal, I went to study abroad in Rome. This brief trip chronicles my first impressi…
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Lake Tahoe Ski Trips
Feb 10, 2004
A brief summary of some of the ski trips I would take to Lake Tahoe while I was an undergraduate at UC Berkeley.
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