Archive | October, 2012
What’s up with Tbilisi, Georgia? LOVE IS.

What’s up with Tbilisi, Georgia? LOVE IS.

Surprise! I moved to Georgia. (The country, not the state.) To say this was sudden is an understatement. When I decided to shuffle my plans around to attend WTM in London this November, an extra month opened up in my schedule. I wanted to use …read more

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A long walk through Beyoglu: Istanbul in Black-and-White

A long walk through Beyoglu: Istanbul in Black-and-White

There’s a particular pleasure in travelling slowly. There’s the opportunity to spend less time running around, desperately checking off sights on a must-do list, and more time to simply stay still and soak up the atmosphere. You can visit a far-flung neighborhood, stay in a …read more

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Life at the #BlogHouse: serious intimidation in Besalu, Spain

Life at the #BlogHouse: serious intimidation in Besalu, Spain

I’ve had a curious experience recently. About a month ago, I saw a notice on one of my favorite blogs that a group of five prominent travel bloggers were renting out a villa in Besalu, Spain, in preparation for TBEX 2012. Their aim was to …read more

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Is that it?!: A RTW ultralight packing list for women

Is that it?!: A RTW ultralight packing list for women

So, one of my posts has caused a bit of confusion. When I first introduced my new Raja bag from Ethnotek (I like to think of it as my batik buddy), I got more than a few replies – online and in person – wondering …read more

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