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ROAD WARRIOR (noun): a person who travels frequently as part of their job and does much work while travelling.
[Oxford English Dictionary]

Central & South America

Guatemala, Part I: On Lake Atitlán

In 1988, aged 16, I made my first solo trip overseas. Back then I traveled to Poland and Israel, for […]



Foodie Heaven, Balkan Style

I must admit, I had low food expectations of the Balkans. Courtesy of “The Balkan Grill”, a favorite university hang […]


Middle East

Adventures in Jordan (Part II)

In my last blog post I wrote about arriving in Jordan, where I promptly proceeded to romp around in the […]


Australia & the Pacific North America

Meat Baby, Meat

I was in Houston recently. And, as is essential whenever I am in that city, I ate. Or more precisely, […]


Africa Asia

Bizarre Foods, the London Edition

  Regular readers of this blog will know two things. First, thanks to recent political events that make no fucking […]



An Alternative Reality in Spain

“One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” Henry Miller. Some of my favorite words […]