Magical Montenegro

Some places you travel to you will only visit once. Real special places make you want to come back, and they give you special memories each time you return. Montenegro is one of those places. Whether you are looking for stunningly beautiful coastlines, rugged mountains, or charming centuries old villages, you need to look noContinue reading “Magical Montenegro”

Argentina’s Epic Road Trip: La Ruta Cuarenta – (Route 40)

Argentina’s Route 40 is one of the world’s epic road trips. It travels nearly the entire length from North to South in this large South American country. Traversing through remote deserts, to lush wine country with charming small towns, to wildernesses with glacially carved mountains, a trip down Ruta 40 has it all. Where elseContinue reading “Argentina’s Epic Road Trip: La Ruta Cuarenta – (Route 40)”

Gauja National Park, Latvia

You might not first think of Latvia when mentioning a serene canoe trip through a national park which ends at a centuries old historic village. But that’s what you’ll get when paddling the Gauja River through the National park of the same name. After completing a solo bicycle trip through the Happy Isles of WesternContinue reading “Gauja National Park, Latvia”

Appalachian Highs

Sometimes, when life gets you down, you just have to get high. Real high. Naturally. A change in altitude can give you a lift in attitude! We recently traveled to Tennessee for a wedding and allowed a few extra days on the front end to climb a couple more state high points, one in KentuckyContinue reading “Appalachian Highs”

Bernardo: Hombre de Bolivia

Sometimes you meet the most interesting people in the most unexpected places. If you don’t look carefully, you may also miss something that is really important. I’ve found that to be true in many places that I’ve traveled to. Therefore, Bolivia should be no different. But is WAS different, mostly because of a very specialContinue reading “Bernardo: Hombre de Bolivia”