Archive | Extended Travel

Why We Travel Slowly

We travel rather slowly, almost at a tortoise’s pace, as compared to others who squeeze in five European countries in a two-week vacation or four Central American countries in a ten day cruise. We’re not in the business of tour busing and picture taking. We’re traveling and living as slowly as possible in as many […]

Continue Reading 4

Travel Lessons: Someday is Today

My kids and wife were asleep upstairs. Everyone in the Guatemala guesthouse was out for their late dinners. Downstairs I had the kitchen table all to myself, where I spread out my laptop, passports, and credit cards. After a couple of days of mapping out various scenarios, researching weather patterns, and comparing airplane ticket prices, […]

Continue Reading 2