Day Hikes and Alleged Waterfalls in Minca, Colombia It didn’t seem possible but after nearly five full months of quality beach time, it appeared we were in need of a reprieve. As in, a break from the beach. Technically, I
Finding the Fine Line Separating Caution from Fear Colombia, the last country of our trip. And from everything we’d heard from other travellers since we’ve been in South America, it stood to be a case of saving the best for
Our Six Week Hiatus Complete, it’s Back in the Saddle to Life on the Road Our six week holiday within our holiday was, somehow, in the blink of an eye, behind us. We’d managed to take in a good smattering
New Beaches and Chance Encounters with Old Friends After close to three weeks on the beach holed up in Montanita’s off Broadway, neighboring fishing town of Olon, things were pretty good. Actually, that’s a bit of an understatement. Things were
Another Christmas come and another Christmas gone. This one, probably the best Christmas ever, would be spent on the beach in Montanita, Ecuador with friends in from the U.S. to help us celebrate. Even without the arrival of friends to
Appreciating the Road’s Many Gifts T’was the week before Christmas and all through the screen-less shanty, mosquitos buzzed the thick equatorial air in search of more gringo blood to feast on. It didn’t exactly have the ring of Major Henry
Beach Livin'-Where Life is Really, Really Good Day four of seven here, all of 13 kilometers south of Zorritos, Peru with our family beach sabbatical along the Peruvian coast up to six weeks and counting. It’s been a very good