What’s in my Bag?

Have you ever left something at home when you’re traveling? Terrible feeling, right? Well, the other day, I did it in a big way. I fly almost 200,000 miles per year and have developed a routine that works well for me. Every...



It’s 5:00 a.m. at the airport in La Paz, Bolivia. I’ve just landed and I’m walking up to a cubicle with $160 in US currency to pay for a tourist visa. As I hand the customs officer the money, she looks...


Just Returned from Mars. And Wow!

And I thought Antarctica was amazing! My most epic trip, yet! I just got back from Mars. Nasa hooked me up on this one. Apparently, this blog is really getting some “wings!” A few of my three visitors-per-month are quite powerful. I’ve...