Cappadocia in Turkey is an incredible place. The rock formations, called fairy chimneys, were molded over thousands of years by volcanic activity followed by wind and water erosion. The soft rock was easy to carve and early Christians carved out the rock to live and pray in them. I got a chance to visit the region, and it did not disappoint. I would
In October my wife and I took a trip to Amsterdam for the first time. We stayed in an awesome B&B called Boogaards, and had an all around wonderful time exploring the city. Of course while I was there I also took some pictures. One picture in particular stood out to me. It was taken right after we arrived and dropped off our things at the B&B.
Growing up I always knew that my Grandfather had a large stamp collection. When I was little my Grandmother would take me to their house and I would help soak used stamps in water to loosen them from the envelopes. Even then I saw stamps as something different than anything else. Not only could they tell a story over time, they had meaning and were