This post continues a series of border crossing adventures. In this episode we flashback to my first tale of a three-day train journey from Kazakhstan to … Continue reading Crossing Borders 6: What’s Your Nationality?
What makes holidays special? Often, it’s the pleasantly familiar and nostalgic traditions that blend with family and food, making a mosaic of memories. My wife and … Continue reading Spending the Sacrifice Holiday in Anatolia
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
And so, a tortuous, roundabout refugee trail sprang up. Paris to Marseilles, across the Mediterranean to Oran, then by train or auto or foot across the … Continue reading As Time Goes by in Casablanca
“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?