Category - Travel

general travel-related posts pre-Oct 2011

No. 50!

I reached a milestone yesterday morning – just before the midway point of a mostly rainy 20-hour bus ride, I checked in to Colombia, #50 (!) on my Countries Visited list.

Checking out of Peru

So a funny thing happened this afternoon as I was checking out of Peru and into Ecuador. The moment the Peruvian officer began to scan my passport, his phone, resting on the opposite end of the small counter, began to blink incessantly. It then...