Houseboat cruise on the Palm fringed Kerala backwaters in Alleppey

Have you been to God’s country Kerala?  Mr. Suburbia was born there and spent many of his summer holidays at his grandparents home in Thiruvananthapuram (which is also known as Trivandrum).  One of his favorite things to do is take us around to different places he used to visit during Read More …

Snowmobile tour on Mýrdalsjökull glacier with Arcanum in Iceland

When I was looking at activities for our family to do in Iceland, hiking and snowmobiling on a glacier are the two things that caught my attention right away.  We were in Iceland to escape the Texas heat after all, so any activity on a Glacier sounded fascinating, so I signed up Read More …

Photo Blog: An ATV tour in the Mountains of Moorea

Moorea is one of the many beautiful atolls in French Polynesia, it is extra special because of its shape. The island is shaped like a heart!  After a few days in Bora Bora, we flew back to Tahiti and took a ferry to Moorea. Because of its stunning scenery and accessibility to Read More …

Soaring over the Sonoran Desert: A hot air balloon ride in Phoenix

The 3 of us, college buddies, set out to the beautiful desert of Arizona for some catching up.  We drove to Sedona, in the northern Verde Valley to see the beautiful red sandstone formations one day, hiked up the Camelback mountains on another. But the best memory was the day we woke Read More …