Julie L. Kessler
lawyer traveler writer

Out & About

NCAA 2016 College Football Championship

Aug. 24, 2016

In Sydney for the NCAA 2016 college football championship games between University of Hawaii, Manoa (my alma mater) and University of California, Berkeley. Rainbow Warriors Running Back Steven Lakalaka on my left and Wide Receiver Marcus Kemp at the other end. Go Bows!

Lake Moraine

Jun. 29, 2016

The incredibly beautiful Lake Moraine, near Banff, Alberta, where it truly looks like the glossy postcards on sale at tourist shops.

Paws Up, Dude!

Jun. 17, 2016


Julie at beautiful Paws Up dude ranch in western Montana, enjoying a two-hour ride with wrangler Dustin and friend Jill.

Around and About

Jun. 3, 2016

A few shots from my wanderings over the last year.

Julie, far right, with new friends, after rafting the Jordan River in Israel in March 2016.

Near the Inca Trail in Machu-Pichu, Peru, October 2015.

With some Western Highland tribe members near Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea, in November 2015.


With members of the Wurup clan from Pulga village, Papua New Guinea, in November 2015. This matriarch and her offspring are clad with white clay, used ceremoniously to ward off neighboring warring clans.