Since about four years ago, when my travels finally took me out of North America, I've become a weird hodgepodge of customs and terms, so I wrote a little poem about it...
Here's a blog that I've been finding a lot of good information on lately. I've always found it very useful for packing tips, in my ever long quest to minimize my packing!
I've found this article particularly helpful:
The post that started it all….
I love travelling, obviously, or I wouldn’t be in the industry that I am in. I love travelling by sea, waking up in a new place every day. But sometimes, you wake up in a place where you’d like to stay for a few more days. And there are so many places that aren’t even accessible by sea. The more places I visit, the more places I realize I want to visit. [I think this must be some corollary to Socrates’ “The more I know, the more I realize I don’t know” theory.]
When I was younger, I wanted to be a travel agent for a while (of course, I also wanted to be a lawyer and a pop star). As I got older, and with the advent of the internet and bargain travel sites like Expedia and Travelocity, I thought travel agents were becoming obsolete. But I…
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