Slab City – The Last Free City in America

When I learned that there was a lawless town in Southern California, inhabited by a diverse group of hippies, drug addicts, and other eccentric types, I naturally wanted to experience it firsthand. A little over three hours southeast from Los Angeles, Slab City, dubbed the […]

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When in Peru, Drink as the Peruvians Do

Coca tea is a traditional Peruvian beverage. Chances are you’ve never tried it if you haven’t traveled to places in high elevation. It is an herbal tea made out of the leaves of the coca plant. These same leaves extract alkaloids that are the source […]

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So Much in a Name – Call me Leend Sigh

Common talked about it in “The Light” and Shakespeare referenced it in Romeo and Juliet. There is so much in a name and traveling to a foreign country pretty much guarantees that your American name will be butchered. However, I prefer the way my name […]

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Travel Planning with Booking.com

*Disclaimer : I am not being paid to promote this website or their services – they’re really just that good. Half of the joy of taking a trip is in the planning – that whole journey, not the destination thing. I think I must have […]

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