Six Lessons (Re)Learned in Costa Rica

July 29, 2015|

In early July, we left Granada, Nicaragua, and headed to Playa Samara on the northern Pacific coast of Costa Rica. It’s been pretty smooth sailing, but we (re)learned quite a few things along the way!

Podcasting on the Road

January 20, 2015|

I've learned a lot since I launched my podcast in September 2014, and I thought I would share some of my lessons learned for those who might also be interested in podcasting while traveling.

Our Everyday Life around the World

December 26, 2014|

To an extent, everyday life is the same no matter where you go. You (and the people who live there) need to eat, wash clothes, access money, get around, communicate... it just happens in different ways depending on where you are.

An Expensive View: Day Trip in Bali

December 18, 2014|

I love this picture. These terraced rice fields are what come to mind for many when they think of Bali, and I'm glad I got to see it for myself. Here's the story of what was going on, and why I was feeling a little grumpy, when I took this picture.

Becoming a Free Spirit

November 17, 2014|

I've naturally become more of a free spirit during my years as a nomad. Does that happen to everyone over time? Can you intentionally become more spontaneous?

Inside Nomadtopia: Día de los Muertos, Part II

November 9, 2014|

In addition to creating altars and painting faces, one of the most important parts of celebrating Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is going to the cemetery to decorate ancestors' graves with flowers. We joined the crowds on November 2 to check it out.