(I tried to post this several times tonight before finally succeeding! Another part of travel that is challenging…working from your phone!) This is a video of the Botafumeiro swinging at the Cathedral in Santiago de Compostela during the pilgrims mass the day we arrived, after more than a month of walking. We were very lucky […]

“I’m so jealous, you’re so lucky. I wish I could travel but its too expensive.” I have heard many variations of this comment….on nearly a daily basis! So here is what I have to say to all of you envious people… Yes, I am very lucky to be able to experience the world, but it […]

The past three months in review: part 2 “Life is no brief candle for me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to the next generations.” George Bernard Shaw I have […]

Okay, let’s be honest; longterm travel isn’t always pretty. I know you see all these beautiful pictures that I, as well as all other travelers post, and yes, we do see amazing places and do a lot of amazing things, but as I’m sure you can imagine…it is not always that pretty. There is a […]