Just walking around Portland one day.
I completely forgot my journals were published in this book. To Nepal With Love: A Travel Guide for the Connoisseur Paperback – Oct 1 2013 by Kim Fay (Editor), Cristi Hegranes (Editor), Kraig Lieb (Photographer) From riding an elephant in Chitwan National Park to dining on chocolate doughnuts en route to Mount Everest Base Camp, […]
Coincidently, a couple of good articles have recently caught my attention… Friends want life advice? Tell them to travel moreFrom broadening perspectives to creating lasting memories, seeing the world can be a major exercise in self-improvement. The Science Of Why You Should Spend Your Money On Experiences, Not ThingsYou don’t have infinite money. Spend it […]
We love the town square! It is always alive and we could watch forever. Here in Cuenca our hostel room overlooks the square on the corner of Vargas Machuca and Mariscal Sucre streets. We usually sit on one of the park benches to rest and enjoy the action however, this evening we are observing from […]
Writing this evening ought to come easy as there is so much to tell but finding the words could confound me. I am fuelled by a strong coffee which I had at 5pm to cap off a tour of the ‘finca’ , the small, organic coffee farm at which have spent the past few nights.
Hola amigos. Tonight the power went off. The entire town went black…then a few candles lit up here and there. It stayed that way for an hour. Randy and I sat on the roof-top looking at the stars. Suddenly the power came on again and the whole town whooped and cheered in unison. What a sound ! Everyone is outside most nights, doors open and sitting in doorways. I’ve attached the latest travelogue in case you wish to be distracted for a moment. Love Monika and Randy.
Buenos dias from the Caribbean coast of Columbia and the city of Santa Marta. We arrived yesterday morning after a rather terrifying (I thought) overnight bus ride through the mountains. Randy seemed calm through it all, but… he did not have the window seat! Though it was dark, the pinpoints of light on the canyon […]