It is a humbling experience preparing for one of the “Seven Summits,” especially Denali. The Great One. A daunting, cold, […]
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Flowers + Still Life
Vagabrothers: Biggest, Baddest Bucketlist Winners on the Move.
Some of you out there in travel-blog-adventure-land may have heard about a little thing called My Destination.com’s “Biggest, Baddest Bucketlist.” […]
Tahrir Square: Remembrance through street art.
Tahrir Square: Remembrance through street art..
Necessity and Nubians: The Nile and the importance of a River
The train rattled and clacked down the track. I sat cross legged, scribbling in my notebook as best as I […]
Chasing TE Lawrence
I’ve always admired TE Lawrence for the way he left his home, went to an entirely new culture and assimilated […]
“When in Rome:” Doing as the Bedouins do in the Negev Desert
Deep in the Negev desert, we had hiked from the town of Sede Boquer near the Nabitean (the same culture […]
Inside a Basque Cider House
“Txotx!”, exclaims the toastmaster in his traditional Basque txapela or beret (*in Euskera, tx sounds like “ch”). Twisting the tap of the […]
Five things to do in Segovia, Spain
Just twenty minutes from Madrid by the ultra-fast Ave train, the fantastically preserved town of Segovia can be reached. Immediately […]
Check out this trailer by my friends the Vagabrothers as they explore Scotland, searching for its unique cultural identity and unmask the […]