Hold This Space! Hiatus is Over!

Overlooking the Bay of Les Saintes, Guadeloupe, in the Caribbean. Photo credit: Kymri Wilt Dear friends and followers of Mira Terra Travels, Hello again! I’m back for an update. When my blog turned 10 years old in 2016, I decided to take a one-year hiatus. I discovered that I had a “knock off” copycat blogger …


Top 16 Photos & Vines of 2016 – Viewer’s Choice

Travels as a Hillary Clinton Lookalike

Preface for new friends/visitors: I’ve spent the past 25 years working in the travel industry. My earliest experience as a tour leader was when I was tasked with escorting groups of travel agents on “luxury” cruise products in Alaska and the Pacific Northwest. Escorting a Travel Agent FAM (familiarization) trip is, well, let’s just call …


Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots in Cardiff by the Sea

How I Discovered Magic at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

Two Things Turning 10 this Year: my Travel Blog and my Passport

Road Trip for Cameras: Scenic Fall Colors in Vermont

“The trees are in Kodachrome all over Vermont. And I’m that car that keeps pulling over. Nature, you win.” – me. A photo posted by Kymri (@kymri) on Oct 17, 2015 at 11:27am PDT It wasn’t until I posted my first instagram photo from Vermont that suddenly people I’ve known for years were all like …


Costa Rica Multi-Generational Family Vacation Re-cap

The obligatory “traditional painted oxcart seen from the bus” photo, Costa Rica. Preface: Admittedly, this was not my first trip to Costa Rica, nor my husband’s, nor even my daughter’s first. But for all of us, it was our first time doing an organized “tour” of Costa Rica, and a group tour at that, big …


Incase Reform Action Camera Backpack Review for Travel Photography, Surf Photography, and Conferences, too!

Whether traveling by plane, taking a road trip, or simply heading to the beach to shoot the morning surf session, it’s important to be able to pack and transport my camera and tech gear efficiently and comfortably. Incase offers a variety of solutions. It’s not that I don’t own any camera bags and backpacks already. …


Roadtrip for Cameras – Wales: Cardiff, Castles & Coastlines

Fog rolls in with the tide at Freshwater West, Pembrokeshire, Wales From Cardiff, California, to Cardiff, Wales, I set off with my family recently to explore the land of my ethnic heritage. Despite several generations in America, I am undoubtedly of Welsh descent. To begin with, my father gave me a first name about as …