Two Years On, What Have We Learned?

There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open. - Jawaharlal NehruThe second anniversary of the beginning of our travels passed in December. We use this milestone as an opportunity to answer the oft posed question: “What have you learned from this journey?” … [Read more...]

Is This The End?

As scheduled, we are flying to Europe today from China.Asia has been our home for almost 18 months. Now that we've become accustomed to dumplings, noodle soup and Nescafe with condensed milk for breakfast, we depart with mixed emotions (well, our emotions towards Nescafe are clear: we are very happy to leave it behind). We also leave behind the richness of … [Read more...]

My Day, Your Day: A Low-Tech Life Hack for Preserving Your Partner’s Sanity

Though long-term travel has its advantages, physical and emotional challenges are plenty. It also involves quite a bit of continual planning and preparation. In order to better maintain our sanity and preserve our marriage while on the road, we’ve recently decided to return to a practice that we applied successfully while traveling through Europe for five months in … [Read more...]