So you want to quit your job and travel the world? Part I: How To Fund Your Trip

This post is the first in a series of How-Tos on saving money, traveling, and realizing your biggest, juiciest, wildest dreams.  Open The Door When someone finds out I quit my job last year and traveled the world for 6 months, the most common reaction is, “Holy shit, that is so cool!” The second comment … Continue reading So you want to quit your job and travel the world? Part I: How To Fund Your Trip

Happy Halloween.

Happy Halloween! Here is a painting I saw at the Musee d’Orsay – I think it’s fitting for today. It’s called La Sorcière au chat noir by Paul-Élie Ranson. Tonight, Paul and I are going to see Stephen King’s “The Shining” at a local Italian movie theatre. It’s going to be a SPOOKtacular time. 😉 I’m excited … Continue reading Happy Halloween.

London!

Paul and I had our first day in London yesterday! We kept off the jet lag by drinking coffee and walking all over the city. We walked from the London Eye area over to Soho. On our way we stopped into a pub established in the 1430s. Talk about an old bar. The bar was … Continue reading London!