Egypt: How to Start at the Beginning Add a Saqqara Day Trip

Egypt: How to Start at the Beginning Add a Saqqara Day Trip

| Reading Time 5 minuteSometimes you choose travel dates and sometimes they choose you. After I’d locked in my Nile cruise I looked at the calendar and realized it made more sense to fly to Egypt a couple of days early since my monthly rent was up.  With a...
My best packing light tip – Merino Wool

My best packing light tip – Merino Wool

| Reading Time 3 minuteSo many people wonder how is it possible to pack light.  Merino wool is the secret.  I wear it winter and summer, like the photos above.  It’s critical to get 17.5 micron merino wool.  And even at that weight not all is equal.  It’s...
After Bali You Need To See Dragons, Mantas And More In Komodo

After Bali You Need To See Dragons, Mantas And More In Komodo

| Reading Time 11 minuteIt’s worth every penny to get there. There is Labuan Bajo (pronounced LaBUan Ba Joe, not bahoe). Bajo is on Flores Island and the jumping off point for Komodo National Park. If you want to see epic scenery, graceful manta rays and lots of...

Hike for free fun and great views at Anavarza Castle

| Reading Time 0 minuteI wandered off the beaten path to Anavarza Castle. It was built in the 1st century on a limestone massif 200-230m high and 1500m long. The climb up is a well worn but unmarked trail, sometimes with stairs cut into the stone. When you get to the...
How To Explore The Best Paradise Of Bali

How To Explore The Best Paradise Of Bali

| Reading Time 2 minuteBali is paradise if paradise has TERRIBLE traffic. You should still go because it’s paradise! You can stay a week or a month (if you want to stay longer you need a special visa). A week gets you the highlights without feeling too rushed....

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