Montenegro Wrap-Up: Hiking, Mountains, and Meat

Montenegro Wrap-Up: Hiking, Mountains, and Meat

Montenegro is about the same size as the state of Connecticut but with only one-quarter of the population. More people live in Dayton, Ohio than all of Montenegro. But this tiny nation has a rich and eventful history and natural beauties that will leave you slack-jawed (in my case, even more so). We arrived the… Continue Reading

Indiana: Brown County State Park, Pizza, and Beer

Indiana: Brown County State Park, Pizza, and Beer

The weather for the last week or so has been unseasonably warm for the most part. We thought we should enjoy it just in case it snows again. Doing some hiking seemed like a good idea, so we headed with our friends James & Shelley to Brown County State Park. We haven’t been hiking much… Continue Reading

Angkor Wat: Tips We Learned from Our Visit

Angkor Wat: Tips We Learned from Our Visit

The towers of Angkor Wat are an icon of Cambodia and like Machu Picchu, are a monument to the greatness of a long since past empire. But Angkor Archaeological Park is more than just the Angkor Wat temple. Angkor was the capital of the Khmer Empire for several centuries and a significant population center from… Continue Reading

Thailand and My Search for a Three Dollar Haircut

Thailand and My Search for a Three Dollar Haircut

When you travel long term, things you regularly do at home, but seldom do on vacation, can become minor adventures. I’ve never sought out a haircut on vacation. I don’t like getting my haircut at home. I follow a pretty steady pattern when it comes to getting a haircut. It’s a three-month cycle. I get… Continue Reading

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