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“You Almost Killed a Man!” or Why I No Longer Drive on Our Trips

“You Almost Killed a Man!” or Why I No Longer Drive on Our Trips

We were in a tiny Peugeot, in a small Spanish city, staring at a road, going up the hill.  The car was manual, the hill was steep.  Victor, who happened to get a traffic ticket two days before we left for our trip and thus…

Welcome to Glastonbury, UK or Why is Everyone Naked?

Welcome to Glastonbury, UK or Why is Everyone Naked?

It was late afternoon, and we were having tea.  But it was not just any tea and it was not just any afternoon.  We were in Bath, one of the most beautiful cities in England, surrounded by rows of elegant houses built in a classical…

Top 5 Beaches in Riviera Maya, Mexico

Top 5 Beaches in Riviera Maya, Mexico

Yes, you read this right.  We are writing about beaches and we are ranking them!  You can now safely unsubscribe.  This travel blog is hopelessly ruined.  In all seriousness, we are not beach people and rarely spend our vacations on a beach.  In a normal…

Probably Robbed in Brazil

Probably Robbed in Brazil

“We are going to Brazil!” we excitedly announced at a picnic with friends a few years ago. One of our friends, Will, a giant 6’4’’ former U.S. Army Officer who grew up in Brazil, looked us up and down. “You are probably going to get…