Existing Member?

Passing through... We travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next, to find ourselves--Pico Iyer---Passing through from Europe to Africa to Asia to Oceania etc.& back again! 9 mos. of dreaming and exploring!

Trip: World.....ahead

There are [8] stories from my trip: World.....ahead

Words of Wisdom..

CANADA | Sunday, 15 Jun 2014 | Views [237]

Words of wisdom via traveling Magda: 1. Always carry a pen. They are not always widely available! 2. Never air travel with an umbrella. It will either get damaged in your checked baggage or they won't allow it on carry on baggage because it is a 'weapon'! ... Read more >

Food- who's coming over?

CANADA | Saturday, 14 Jun 2014 | Views [1303]

Indian vegetarian food: 1. Chaat shops- gulab jamun 2. Mirchi kachori 3. Papdi chat 4. Chaat wallah making pani puri--puffed pastry 5. Pani puri 6. Bhel puri* 7. Dahi batata puri 8. Fried rice chaat 9. Samosas 10. Cooked samosas-mirchi vadas ... Read more >


CANADA | Saturday, 15 Jun 2013 | Views [201]

 Top 20 Highlight moments (in random order): *** = top 10! 1. View from the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania. *** 2. Road trip to Barcelona for Tom’s birthday: actual drive up with bobby (sometimes me & sometimes Roy) in the squished ... Read more >

Packing and Luggage

CANADA | Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | Views [147]

Luggage For those that are curious about our packing for this year, this is how it started: a big backpack for me + medium suitcase + medium Longchamp bag. Tom: BIG backpack + small backpack. When we arrived in Kuala Lumpur in December we stuffed ... Read more >

Exit Canada!

CANADA | Saturday, 29 Sep 2012 | Views [213]

I should be cleaning/eating/packing/sleeping or something more useful but I wanted to sit down for 5 mins and write! I leave this afternoon, first to to Toronto and then from there straight to Warsaw (night flight). I bought the tickets separately because ... Read more >

Photos: pre-trip pondering...

CANADA | Wednesday, 19 Sep 2012 | Photo Gallery

Some photos of Newfoundland , some photos of Costa Rica......as I think about the trips ahead...
See all 9 photos >>

its getting closer....

CANADA | Tuesday, 18 Sep 2012 | Views [167]

I originally wrote this on September 16,2012....the day that Tom left St. John's. With all of the packing and the hectic environment around me with him leaving, it definitely hit me that the trip itself is 2 weeks away. The initial setting will be comfortable-... Read more >

Tags: next to me-emeli sande

The talk becomes reality

CANADA | Sunday, 1 Jul 2012 | Views [192]

So it is now official: we really are taking the year off to explore and discover. They have approved everything at work, the parents now know and are furious, and we have begun to collaborate with many people across the globe. I have never been more ... Read more >

Tags: fidelity-regina spektor