Me, Myself, and I: Traveling Solo Through Poland

Me, Myself, and I: Traveling Solo Through Poland

To begin understanding why I was alone in Poland, please start with previous post “Back to U.S.S.R.”, a story of pain, betrayal, and Belarus. I disembarked the plane in Warsaw after a 9-hour flight, my backpack pressing heavily against my back, my crumpled itinerary sheet…

Back to the U.S.S.R.

Back to the U.S.S.R.

I had no plans to travel alone.  Traveling alone sounds tedious, lonesome, and possibly dangerous.  Ever since Victor and I took our first road trip to California back in 2004, the thought of traveling alone never even crossed my mind.   What I did want, and what I still…

The Highway to Our Own Personal Hell (Wyoming)

The Highway to Our Own Personal Hell (Wyoming)

Our road trip in 2004 had many memorable moments in California, Arizona, Utah, and Colorado, but the one anecdote we always associate with this trip actually happened in the “drive-through” state of Wyoming, on a long stretch of a highway, deep at night.  We were…

The Trip That Started It All

The Trip That Started It All

This is probably going to be the oldest story published on this blog, back from March 2004, before we had our backpacks and cats.  Victor has been in the US for less than a year and was itching to discover more of America than just…