Fire & ice. Sand & steam.

CHILE:  FROM THE ATACAMA DESERT, SOUTH TO THE END OF THE WORLD DAY 1:  The Atacama Dense jungle and deserts are my favorite places in the entire world.   Enchanted by the jungle I moved to the Mayalands of Mesoamerica where I lived for 3 years.  Perched high upon a camel I had lumbered across Morocco’s…

News from the backpack

Hey it’s me – Lola’s backpack. I thought it was time for me to pitch in with my side of the story. She’s planning to chronicle her adventures around the world but she hasn’t yet realized how crucial I am to her comfort. Without me, she’d be lugging a massive Pullman – and needing a…