“If you are in a beautiful place where you can enjoy sunrise and sunset, then you are living like a lord.” – Nathan Phillips During a … Continue reading My Favorite Spots
A cloud of dust and a thundering herd was coming straight at me—what would you do? Continue reading Surrounded in a Stampede
When you start being enthusiastic about whatever it is you like, that is the golden age for you. – Michael Winterbottom In the early 1900s, the … Continue reading The Golden Age of Frequent Flyers
Have you ever been inside a cave with no light? You literally can’t see your hand in front of your face. Now, imagine being underwater in … Continue reading Lost in an Underwater Cave
Third in a three-part series of border crossing adventures Having crossed the Atlantic four times, most memorably in 2012 with a new passport, I have a … Continue reading Crossing Borders 3: Seven Time Zones, No Airplanes
Second in a three-part series entitled “Crossing Borders” I recently wrote about a three-day train journey from Kazakhstan to Russia. While getting there was half the … Continue reading Crossing Borders 2: From Russia with Love
“I’m on vacationnnnn!” – Billy Crystal in City Slickers It was about midnight when the clouds burst. My friend Joe, sleeping outside on a cowboy adventure … Continue reading What Kind of Traveler are You?