Trains and Planes and Cars

Some days, traveling can be like riding through the song, “Hey There Delilah” by the Plain White Ts, especially the lines, “A thousand miles seems pretty far, but they’ve got planes and trains and cars. I’d walk to you if I had no other way.”  When I lived in New York I used to count…

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Trip Planning Like a Nerd

Travel is such a beautiful privilege that life allows.  It’s, hands down, one of my favorite things.   But sometimes we forget that travel and all of it’s beautiful and disappointing experiences, doesn’t just happen.  It’s a series of choices that add up to experiences.  Like how, deciding to go to Honduras, making friends, and accepting…

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The Bare Bones: How to Plan a Trip When You Aren’t a Planner

Everyone has their own style of travel ranging from planning spreadsheets to day-of flight bookings.  But there are a few ‘must haves’ that even the most spontaneous of us cannot avoid eventually. We need a who, a where, a when, and a what.  What you will do and eat and see can all be decided…

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