Gear: Choosing a Backpack

I found several bags I liked at REI and had pretty much decided on a North Face commuter style bag, but then an employee asked me if I needed any help. I told him I was looking for a backpack. And then came the question: “What are you going to use it for?” I think […]

Planning Tip: Don’t cut out options too soon

Part of any good travel plan is flexibility. If you plan to buy a car half way around the world and drive almost 4000 miles (6400km), be prepared to be very flexible.¬†We’ve only been at it a few months and we’ve already had several changes to our plan. The biggest being where we bought the […]