Saturday Scenes: Machu Picchu

Hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu was one of the most challenging, yet rewarding, things I have ever  done.  No matter how much I look back through my picture from the hike and Machu […]

Indie Travel Challenge: Week 4 – Winter Travel

January has flown by and we are already on Week 4 of the BootsnAll Indie Travel Challenge.* The prompt for Week 4 is: When the weather gets cold, do you prefer to head to sunnier […]

My ABCs of Travel

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Thanks to Ali of Ali’s Adventures and Elizabeth of L’appel du Vide for tagging me to participate in the ABCs of Travel – an alphabetized summary of my life of travel!  Here goes… A: Age […]

30 Days of Indie Travel Project: Transit

  Day 22 of the 30 Days of Indie Travel Project is about Transit. The word travel comes from a French word meaning “work” and sometimes, getting there is work. Between crowded buses, long airline […]

30 Days of Indie Travel Project: Drink

The theme for Day 20 of the 30 Days of Indie Travel Project* is Drink. Just as the cuisine of a place reveals clues about its culture and history, so does its signature local drink. […]

30 Days of Indie Travel Project: Earth

The theme for Day 10 of the 30 Days of Indie Travel Project* is Earth. At what point in your travels have you felt most in tune with the Earth? Share a story of how […]

30 Days of Indie Travel Project: Mistakes

  Day 4 of the 30 Days of Indie Travel Project* is all about mistakes. Everyone makes mistakes. We forget to ask for Coke without ice in Mexico and spend the rest of the trip […]