The reasons to travel are as many as there are travelers and travel destinations. Whether you go for a week, a month, a year or forever, you’ll never be able to see everything and you’ll never be the same again. You might plan every detail of every day, or take every day as it comes. Maybe it’s because you want to explore somewhere foreign and exotic, maybe experience something new and exciting. Or, maybe it’s because there a place you’ve never been, maybe a face you’ve never seen – you can hear them calling in the wind …..
Shall We Go, You And I, While We Can? - Slow Travel With No Time To Lose “We will leave this place an empty stone Or shining ball of blue we can call our home.” - Grateful Dead The Future’s Here, [...]
Flocking to Nepal's Dashain Festival - Herders and the Herded "To my mind, the life of a lamb is no less precious than that of a human being." - Mahatma Gandhi Finally, after hiking for ten days up the lush Marsyangdi [...]
Morocco's Imperial Cities - Marrakesh And Fes “Serendipity was my tour guide, assisted by caprice.” - Pico Iyer Our guidebook describes the faux-guides in Marrakesh and Fes as some of the most persistent people in the world. But, after Thailand's hotel touts, [...]
Machu Picchu And The Inca Trail - Cusco For Christmas “I have come to take away from them their gold.” - Francisco Pizarro We leave Cuzco at dawn on the summer solstice, along the road that follows the Rio Urubamba to [...]
Costa Rica Soccer - Football Frenzy Tico Style “Some people believe football is a matter of life and death. I can assure you it is much, much more important than that.” - Bill Shankly We have a day to kill in [...]