• JOIN ME, show me around, spare me a couch =)
  • Tell me who to meet, what to experience, where to eat, or where awesome projects are I can work on.
  • Let me know at hello@isaidgo.com and I might visit you!
2014 LOCATION NOTES
OCTOBER:
10/02-04 BRAZIL
– FLORIANOPOLIS
(3) w/Bruno
– RIO DE JANEIRO (11) w/TED Global
– SAO PAULO (3) w/Andreas
Beach, Hikes
TED Global
Art/Arch/Food
DECEMBER:
12/20-27 UK:
– LONDON
(1) w/Robert
9 hr Layover
12/21-26 SPAIN:
– BARCELONA /FALSET
(5) (Paula)
Holiday, food, people
12/27-29 INDIA:
– VARANASI/BENARES (2) (Paula)
Spiritual
2015
JANUARY: INDIA w/Paula “SUSHI ADVENTURES”
12/29-01/09  RAJASTAN: (13 days)
BIKANER: 12/29
JAISALMER: 12/30, 31, 1, 2
JODHPUR: 1/2,3
RUNIKER + UDAIPUR: 1/3,4,5
BHILWARA: lunch w/Harsh
FOOTHILL: 1/5,6
PUSHKAR /BAREFOOT COLLEGE: 1/6,7
JAIPUR: 1/7, 8, 9
Food, Temple, Driving
01/09-22 INDIA:
– ABHANERI, FATEHGARH
(1)
– AGRA (1) 1/10
– NEW DELHI (4) 1/10-14
– MUMBAI/BOMBAY (3) 1/14-17 w/Shirin
– KOCHI (Fort Cochi) (5) 1/17-22
– MADURAI
Stairs
Taj Mahal
Food!
Food, art, Friends
Art, Food, Boats
Temples
01/22-29  SRI LANKA: (7 days)
COLOUMBO 1/22 w/TEDxColombo crew
POLONNARUWA 1/23 (Sigiriya)
KANDY 1/24
NUWARELIYA   1/25
TISSAMAHARMA 1/26
MIRISSA /MATURA/GALLE 1/27
HIKKADUWA 1/28
COLOMBO 1/29
 Food, Landscapes, temples
FEBRUARY:
01/29-2/05  (Join me) UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (UAE):
– DUBAI (5) w/Ayesha, franz, bill, etc
– ABU DHABI (1) NYU University
 The Mystery
02/05-15 EGYPT: (10) w/Motaz
CAIRO 2/5-6
ALEXANDRIA 2/7-8
LUXOR 2/9-10
ASWAN  2/11-13
CAIRO 2/14-15
 Pyramids, etc
02/15-26 TURKEY:
– ISTANBUL 02/15 w/Ozage

SPAIN:

– BARCELONA/FALSET 02/16-26 w/Paula
break, prep, rest
02/26 SWEDEN:
– STOCKHOLM
(1) w/sassja, dick, henrik, etc
Quick TED meetup dinner
02/27-3/10  ICELAND (12)
– Aurora Challenge Tour 02/27-03/06
– Grábrók (Volcano)
– Víðimýri (Church)
– Akureyri (Capital)
– Eyjafjörður Fjord (Mountains)
– Siglufjörður (Herring capital)
– Lake Mývatn (Lakes, North lights)
– Dimmuborgir (Lava snow shoe walk)
– Kálfaströnd (Lake walk)
– Námaskarð (Mud pools and steaming solfataras)
– Skagafjörður (Horse farms)
– Sauðárkrókur (Leather Tanning)
– Reykjavík (free)
.Snorkeling Silfra Day Tour (3/06)
.
Jokulsarlon Lagoon and Ice Caving 3/07-3/09
– Mount. Hengill (Volcano)
– Hveragerdi (Hot springs)
– Seljalandsfoss (Waterfall)
– Skogar (Skogafoss Waterfall)
– Vik (Black beach, Basalt columns, Reynisdrangar peaks)
– Jokulsarlon (Glacial Ice lagoon)
– Vatnajokull Glacier (Ice Caving!!!)
Northern lights, Glaciers, Ice Caves, Discovery, Snow!
MARCH:
03/10-14 USA:
– BOSTON
 (4)
 Rest, Prep, visa
03/14-22 CANADA:
– VANCOUVER
– WHISTLER: 
TED Conference (8)
or
Antarctica: 2041.com Trek (accepted)
 TED
 03/22-24 USA:
– SEATTLE
 (3)
niece/nephew/family
03/25-29 USA:
– BOSTON 
(5)
 Prep
APRIL-MAY:  
03/30-04/12 “ACIU Adventure”: Dedicated to Ruta (12)
TURKEY, ISTANBUL (3/31-4/1) Tolga
LITHUANIA, VILNIUS (4/1-4) ruta, juste, and crew
ESTONIA, TALLINN (4/4-6) Dea, Vlad
LATVIA, RIGA (4/6-8) Rinald, Lelde, David
TEDxVilnius (4/9-12)Nate, David, Eames, Niki,  etc
 The Unknown
04/12-04/26   TURKEY: (16 days): Ozge, Kerim, Ozman, Tolga!!!
GECKO TOUR: Ottoman is not Just a Footstool (15)(4/11-25)
ISTANBUL (2)(I’ll miss 1.5 days)
GALLIPOLI / ECHEABAT (1)
AYVALIK  (1) (amazing)
SELCUK (1)
PAMUKKALE (1) White Mountain
FETHIYE (1)
TURQUOISE COAST SALING (2)
AANTALYA (1) (Mahdi)
CAPPADOCIA  (3) Hot air balloon
ORTAHISER  (1)
ISTANBUL (1)
 Ruins, Food, Culture
04/26-05/11  GREECE: (15 days)
THESSALONIKI (3) 4/27-30. (Elena Exploration)
– Food, Bars, White tower, Castle, Downtown, Beach eating. 

METÉORA MONASTERIES (1) 4/30
– Canceled due to car rental problems =(

ATHENS (5) 4/30-5/4 (Kleio adventures)
– Ruins: Acropolis, Parthenon, Plaka(charming), jazz music
– Kolonaki: Food+Drinks

CRETE (2) 5/4-6
– Chania: fishing, eating, mystery
– Jeep Safari: Real Crete

 

MYKONOS (2) 5/6-8
Kayak Adventure
– Little Venice (bars, view, food)
– Castle
– KiKi’s restaurant

 

SANTORINI (2) 5/8-10
– Volcano
– Sunset
– Oia

Temples, Food, Life
05/11-13 USA:
– BOSTON
(2)
Prep
05/13-18 USA:
– MONTEREY
: EG Conference (5)
Dream
05/18-22
05/22-24
UK:
NEW CASTLE: Thinking Digital Conference London
NEW CASTLE: Roam city
Conference
Chill
JUNE:
05/24- 5/31
IRELAND (7)  Paddywagon: ALL IRELAND 6 day
DUBLIN
BELFAST (Dark Hedges, Giants Causeway)
DERRY (Basalt Columns)
GALWAY (Cliffs of Moher)
KILLARNEY (National Park)
DINGLE (Slea Head)
DUBLIN (Guinness Factory)
crack the whip
05/31-6/11  SCANDINAVIA:
NORWAY:
– OSLO(
4) 5/31-6/03 (bruno, katungi, gledra, ida, hogne )

SWEDEN:
– STOCKHOLM,  (5) 6/03-7 (dick, henrik, sasja, matti, etc)

DENMARK:
 
 (5) 6/07-11 (Ole, Katrine, Emilia+Torunn, Liuda, Phil)
– COPENHAGEN
– KOLDING 
 friends
 06/11-16 AUSTRIA:
– VIENNA
 TEDxWeekendVienna (5) (niki, paula, ruta, etc)
 TEDx
06/16-21    CANADA:
– TORONTO,
 IDEA City (5) (grace, etc)
 IdeaCity
06/21-26   USA:
– BOSTON 
(6)
 Rest, Prep
JULY:
06/27-08/06 (Join me) SPAIN (5)
MADRID (3) 06/28-07/02 (Antonella, Miguel, Maria)
SEGOVIA (1) 07/01 (Acueducto + Cochinillo )
TOLEDO (1) 07/02 (Cathedrals + Windmills) 

PORTUGAL: (5) 07/03-08
PORTO (2) 07/03-05
LISBON (3) 07/05-08 (Mafalda, Ines)
BENEGIL/LAGOS (1) 07/07 (Beach Caves) 

SPAIN (30) “KUNGFU PAGU ADVENTURES”
CATALUNYA:
(9) 07/08-17
BARCELONA (3) 07/08-10 (oriol, maria, miguel crew, paula)
COSTA BRAVA: (3) 07/11-13 (tracey+d)
BARCELONA/COSTA BRAVA (3) 07/14-17 (paula)

 

GALICIA + ASTURIAS: (5) 07/17-07/22 (tracy+d +car)
– SANTIAGO
– PONTEVEDRA
– OVIEDO
– BILBAO /SAN SEBASTIAN
: (5) 07/22-07/27 (tracey+d+car)
– BARCELONA/FALSET:
(10) (7/27-8/6) (maria, paula, jose, etc)

Food, art, culture, life
08/07-17  (Join me) KENYA: (10) “THE AIRPUMP ADVENTURES”
NAIROBI (4) (Eric H, Perry, Andrew, Blinky, Egle, Sam, Mark)
MASAI MARA (3): Bonfire Safari  08/11-13 (3)
MARALAL (3): Samburu Maralal International Camel Derby 08/14-16 (3)
– Optional: TANZANIA: Zanzibar (saving for when I have someone to bring)
Safari, Tech, Life
08/17-29 (Join me) SOUTH AFRICA: (12)
JOHANNESBURG (4)17-21  (cristo, nadir, brett, sacko)
CAPE TOWN (8) 21-29 (justin, ryno, gia, rowen, jo, ian, mark, joey)
 The Unknown
SEPTEMBER:
08/30-04  (Join me)  INDONESIA: (6) (Dani + friends)
UBUD, Bali: Green School/Village, Monkey Forest, Food, Nature
TULAMBEN: Scuba Dive shipwreck
 Rest, Plan
09/05-10 CAMBODIA: 
– 
SIEM REAP/ PHNOM PENH: Nina Tour (09/05-07)
– 
ANGKOR: Leech hunting (Mark, Nina) (09/08-10)

INDONESIA:
Layover 9 hs (9/10)
– KUALA LUMPUR (daniel trek)
09/11-28   (Join me) AUSTRALIA: (17) “HONG TIME!!!”
– GOLD COAST/ HEAVEY BAY (3) 9/11-14 (Red, Mei, Ken)
MELBOURNE for 99U:  09/14 (Red, Simon)
MELBOURNE/ GREAT OCEAN ROAD (4) 9/14-18 (Red, Ahn)
TASMANIA (4) 9/18-22 (Red, katie, Gayle, Ryan)
SYDNEY (6) 9/22-28 (Ash, Josh, Jess, Cherl, Tran, Remo)
 Adventure
9/17-20  Providence, RI: BIF Conference  (will skip to next years)  Ideas
OCTOBER: 
09/28-10/19 (Join me) NEW ZEALAND: (22)
SOUTH ISLAND
– QUEENSTOWN
 (4) 9/28-10/02 (Trent, Trey)
___ MILFORD SOUND: Heli, Cruise, Hike, Coach
___ SHOTOVER JETBOAT
___ CANYON SWING
___ PHOTO WALK (jordan)
– TEDxCHRISTCHURCH  Oct 2-4 (Kalia, Trent, Jane, Remo, etc)
– FOX AND FRANZ JOSEF GLACIERS (2) Oct 7-9
– NELSON: (3) Oct 9-11, Abel Tasman National Park, Kayak trek (rowen)

 

NORTH ISLAND
– WELLINGTON: WETA, Startups, Oct 11-14 (DK, etc)
– WHAKATANE: White Island Volcano tour
– TAURANGA: Tech Expo (Sheldon)
– MATAMATA: Hobbit tours
– AUCKLAND (arturo, elliot, myram) Oct 16-19

 

 Seeking Adventures
10/20-21 USA: Boston Plan/rest
10/21-25 USA: Camden, ME: POPTECH Conference (4) Poptech
10/25-27 USA: Boston Recharge
10/28-31 USA: Lenox, MA: Cousin Eddric w/Robyn wedding Wedding
11/05-08 USA: New York City: TED Talks Live: Science & Wonder
11/12-14 USA: TEDxBeaconStreet  TEDx
11/14-21 USA: Boston, MA Planning….
NOVEMBER:
11/21-12/11 ANTARCTICA:  Quark Expeditions: Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica
– Ushuaia
– Falklands
– South Georgia
– Antarctica
– Drake Passage

12/11-12/20
ARGENTINA/CHILE:
USHUAIA
12/11-12  

EL CALAFATE 12/12-14
 Hike Laguna De Tres (met Kevin)

TORRES DEL PAINES:  
12/14-12/18
– Swoop 3 Day W Torres FastTrack Trek


EL CALAFATE:  12/19-20
– Big Ice Tour  

Food, culture, people
12/20-01/02 ARGENTINA:
– CORDOBA: 
DEC 20-23: (Victor) 
– ROSARIO 
DEC 23-DEC 29:  (Javiar, Tomas, etc)


URUGUAY
– PUNTE DEL ESTE DEC 29-JAN 02

 01/02-01/14 ARGENTINA  
– IGUAZA  FALLS: 02-05
– SALTA: Salinas Grandes: 05-08
– BUENOS AIRES: 08-13
– MENDOZA 13-16
 01/14-01/23 CHILE  (veronica,, ana)
SANTIAGO: 16-20
EASTER ISLAND: 20-26
VALPARAISO: 26-30
 01/31-02/07 ECUADOR:
– BALTZER: GALAPAGOS ISLANDS:   31-FEB 07
FEBRUARY
02/07-02/13  USA: Boston (6)  Recharge
02/13-21 CANADA: VANCOUVER: TED CONFERENCE: DREAMS TED
02/21-03/10 USA: WASHINGTON, SEATTLE: Rest, Catch up
MARCH:
TBD POSTPONED FOR FUTURE DATE (Resting in boston for now)
COLOMBIA
 :
BOLIVIA:
PERU:PANAMA:
COSTA RICO:
GUATEMALA: 
CUBA: 

BELIZE:
MEXICO:
backpacking around
APRIL
03/12-04/25 USA: SECRET LOCATIONS… (Seattle,  Boston, Las Vegas)
04/26-04/30 USA: CARMEL, CA: EG CONFERENCE 
05/01-05/06 USA: California, San Francisco Visiting
05/07-09 USA: Boston: Cousin graduation, RISD Collections show
05/13-06/14 GERMANY: BERLIN May 13-19
(matti, chris, david, katerina, stefan, vess, sandra, baltzer, bianca)
Burgemeister, East side Gallery , Teufelsberg, Spree Market, Holocaust memorial, Brandenburg gate, Badeschiff, Tempelhofer Feld, Mustafas doner kebab, Martkethalle neun street, Sachenhausen camp, Dr Pong Bar.
CZECH: PRAGUE
May 19-22 (Jenny)

NORWAY:
– OSLO FREEDOM FORUM:
MAY 23-25 (w/luke, bjorn)
– FJORD ROADTRIP: MAY 26-30 (w/luke, bjorn)

EUROPE:
– AMSTERDAM(6): May 30-June 4 (jeroen, matt )
– UTRECHT : June 4-5
– MAASTRICHT : June 5-6 (Cafe Sijiek)
– BRUSSELS : June 6-9 (igor)
– PARIS:  June 9-13 (lucas)

06/14-06/18 CANADA: TORONTO: IDEA CITY Conference  Ideas
 07/01- 08/16  USA: BOSTON
– Meditation, health, self.
– Self Projects: Art Book, Pulp Lamp, Handiness Research, Photos, Ink
 Health
08/16-08/22 CANADA: MONTREAL/OTTAWA:
08/22-09/08 ARCTIC ICEBREAKER EXPEDITION:
Best of the Canadian High Arctic:  AUG 22-SEP 8
Seeking
09/12 Start-Up Time %90: (LetsJot)
or
Side Projects: Art Book, Pulp Lamp, Handedness , Photos
The Journey Begins
09/14-15 USA: PROVIDENCE, RI: BIF, Business Innovation Factory  Fun
10/07-12 USA: SAN DIEGO, CA:  Exponential Medicine Future Med
10/20-24 USA: CAMDEN MAINE: POPTECH “Culture Clash  Clash!
 11/28-12/06 USA: LOS ANGELES: 11/28-12/6:  TEDxLA and Friends  TEDxLA
12/07-02/21 ASIA:
HONG KONG: 12/06-12/28: (Gigi, Moni, Rex, Mike, etc)
JAPAN: 12/29-01/16: Japan (Mich, Ana, Ray)
SOUTH KOREA: 01/17- 02/05: S Korea (Cristina, Olivia, Susan)
VIETNAM 02/06-02/21:  (hahn, lemke)
 Family
02/21-25ish USA: LAS VEGAS: timeout…family time. chilling
02/25 Start Up time %1000
04/12-17/2017 USA: CARMEL, CA: EG CONFERENCE  Curiosity
04/21-29/2017 CANADA: Vancouver: TED: The Future You  Change World

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