Travel

Point Loma Lighthouse

Historical Old Point Loma Lighthouse Cabrillo National Monument in San Diego, California  Despite having been born and raised in San Diego, I still have fun exploring America’s Finest City. I love doing it with my wonderful family. I decided to take my Canon EOS Rebel T3i with me and was able to capture beautiful pictures of the lighthouse, surrounding area, and my family.… Read more →

The [Late] NYC Tourist

Touristy Times in Manhattan, New York City Six months and a week of my life were spent on the East Coast. While this may not seem like a lot to fellow travelers or those who move around a lot, uprooting my life for six months with no definite return date was definitely an insanely spontaneous and adventurous decision I made… Read more →

La Jolla, CA

La Jolla in San Diego, California “I am a tiny seashell that has secretly drifted ashore and carried the sound of the ocean surging through its body.” Edward Hirsch As a San Diego native, whenever I need to relax, I always choose a beach location. However, before college, I didn’t have access to a car and went along to whatever beach… Read more →

Coronado Island, CA

Coronado Island in San Diego, California Where the sun is always shining, the blue skies are clear, the ocean is always inviting, and the sands glitter… San Diego truly lives up to its nickname, America’s Finest City. Having been born and raised in San Diego, it’s difficult to choose between the incredible beaches here, but Coronado will always be my… Read more →

DUMBO Park

Development Under Manhattan Bridge Overpass If you have read my writing or seen my pictures by following me on my Facebook page (facebook.com/haneenoriqatwriter), Twitter (@haneenoriqat), or Instagram (@haneenoriqatphotography), then you know that my favorite place in the country is still Coronado Island in San Diego, California. Being able to sit on the ocean, watching the waves escape underneath the bridge… Read more →