Chiang Mai
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April 11, 2012, 22 Comments

Chiang Mai was my first experience in Southeast Asia, and one I will always remember for countless reasons. It’s the city where Katie surprised me with an early visit, forcing […]

Portugese Door

Escape of the Week: The Colors of Portugal

August 3, 2011, 14 Comments

I spent time in Portugal, but not quality time. Mostly because I was sick. And, then I was drunk , and then I was hungover. Fortunately, there was at ...

Guest Post: Being a hero in Brazil

July 8, 2011, 2 Comments

This is a guest post by Jason Bastanky. Have a story you’d like to share? E-mail me, dtravelsround [at] gmail [dot]com. If traveling has taught ...

Love, life and loss … while on the road

November 11, 2010, 22 Comments

On September 13, 2010 at 6:15 a.m. EST the world lost an amazing woman, my grandmother. She died in her sleep and in no pain, surrounded by her husban ...

  • Touring the Mostar region
    October 14, 2010, 2 Comments

    “Hi D!” Katie typed into Facebook chat as I sat at Madja’s Friday night. “I’m coming to Mostar tomorrow!” Sweet! “Cool, I will be on the tour all day — […]

  • The longest day
    September 28, 2010, 2 Comments

    In theory, I should have arrived to Bar, Montenegro from Belgrade, Serbia around 8:30 p.m. Which, in theory, would have given me plenty of time to catch the bus from […]

  • The Jersey – Sunny Beach – Shore
    September 20, 2010, 9 Comments

    Bulgaria. In my mind, I pictured a quaint Eastern European country thriving with culture and history. Then, Abby and I went to Sunny Beach. On the bus from Istanbul to […]

  • Summer camp for grownups
    September 6, 2010, 4 Comments

    A few hours after my para-falling incident, the Fez Bus pulled into Kadir’s Tree Houses, the first “tree houses” to open in Olympos, Turkey. There had been a fire earlier […]

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