Category archives: travel

  • Best Treks in the World, Ranked

  • One of the most frequent questions I get asked is, "What is your favorite trek?" This is such a difficult question to answer. It's like asking which is your favorite kid? Each trek is different. Some have the classic big mountain views, others are remote and w [...]
To travel well, you have to slow down.
  • Modern Monks

  • The word monk alone conjures up vivid mental images of chanting, mountaintop buddhist monasteries, and ancient rituals. It's the sort of stirring visions that make us want to explore the most remote parts of the world. Those places exist. I've been there and t [...]
Why you should hike the Annapurna Circuit now!
Riding a Royal Enfield Motorbike through Bhutan
Musings on Kathmandu
  • Musings on Kathmandu

  • I think I've fallen in love with the frenetic hustle of Kathmandu. The delightful smell of spices and curry mixed with bikes speeding through narrows lanes mesmerizes me. Shop keepers sell handwoven fabrics in every color of the rainbow. It's a constant assaul [...]
Now Available on Kindle: Feel Every Step  - A Camino de Santiago journal
Camino de Santiago Day 2: Walk your own walk
Camino de Santiago Day 1: Catholics, Misfits, and Lost Souls