Introspection

Epiphanies on the Road – A collection of revelations while traveling

  • You’re Going To Miss…The Trans-Mongolian & Tibet January 21, 2017 Press play. And then start reading.     “We travel, some of us forever, to seek other places, other lives, other souls.” – Anais Nin You’re going to miss the trepidation of landing in a foreign country, for which visas you’ve worked so hard to get now finally proving their worth, then searching for foreign cab drivers without knowing where to even begin ...
  • Deadvlei: A Witness To Eternity August 15, 2016   Some appropriately curated background music to an epic post, so please: Press play.  And then start reading.   
  • Escaping The Bermuda Triangle: My 100th Country April 23, 2016 After a day in Bermuda’s capital of Hamilton, the next morning we took a 30 minute, $40 USD cab ride to Bermuda’s other city and UNESCO World Heritage Site, St. George. We started off in King’s Square, the town’s center. The old, central Town Hall stands prominently in the square. You can even sit in the mayor’s ...

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Post-travel Reflections – The usual symptoms of post-travel withdrawal

  • You’re Going To Miss…The Trans-Mongolian & Tibet January 21, 2017 Press play. And then start reading.     “We travel, some of us forever, to seek other places, other lives, other souls.” – Anais Nin You’re going to miss the trepidation of landing in a foreign country, for which visas you’ve worked so hard to get now finally proving their worth, then searching for foreign cab drivers without knowing where to even begin ...
  • You’re Going To Miss…Southern Africa August 18, 2016   Dear Calvin, I hope this finds you doing well.  I came across your site via CU Class Notes.  I am CC 2010.  I have been inspired by your story and website, and as a fellow lover of travel and medical student, would definitely be keen on learning more about your travels and how it all works ...
  • Escaping The Bermuda Triangle: My 100th Country April 23, 2016 After a day in Bermuda’s capital of Hamilton, the next morning we took a 30 minute, $40 USD cab ride to Bermuda’s other city and UNESCO World Heritage Site, St. George. We started off in King’s Square, the town’s center. The old, central Town Hall stands prominently in the square. You can even sit in the mayor’s ...

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