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  • Bold and weird

    I finally did it! During my first Camino in Spain, in 2006, I was dreaming of shaving my head. I decided not to do it then, as I had a High School Reunion that summer and did not want to shock my previous classmates. Yet, the dream stayed with me. Curious about the shape of my head and excited ...
  • Aeroflot: Try the Russian Airline?

    Recently I needed to get to Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. There was a flight combination that worked well for me, going to New York City then flying out the following day, which would allow me to spend an evening with some friends and family. The next day flight was with the Russian airline, Aeroflot, throug...
  • Blidaru and Costesti Citadel

    Today I met some special people. Thank you Universal Power! I had the best experience and I am grateful to you! You are awesome! Lands of sunflowers in the dawn’s sunlight are left behind in a fluid wind like rush of a Romanian train called “The Blue Arrow”. I am on the road again, on my per...
  • Bocas del Toro: Michael 1997

    Semana Santa, 1997. Holy week. I rolled into dusty little Sixaola at Costa Rica's southeastern border with Panama Wednesday afternoon on what I had known to be one but turned out to be two flat tires. Having already replaced one, roadside, with the only spare a couple of hours back, this chalked up ...
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