Category Archives: 2013

One Year Ago… Hobart, Tasmania

I’m housesitting for my parents for the next 6 weeks while they’re away on a nice long vacation.  As it turned out, their trip will take them to all the countries I lived in this past year- Australia, New Zealand, … Continue reading

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End of Year Three on the Road & Happy New Year!

When I used to live in the States I would go to my parents’ in Pennsylvania for Christmas and return to Manhattan for New Years Eve.  But ever since I started traveling in 2010 somehow I managed to be somewhere … Continue reading

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Nos Vemos, Mimitimbi. Hasta La Próxima, Panamá.

This is my last post from the Panamanian rainforest.  E. said she was terrible at saying goodbyes so we said instead that we’d see each other soon.  I don’t know whether I’ll ever have another chance to see her beautiful … Continue reading

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Yes, A Confirmed City Mouse

I have had some terrible mosquito bites and allergic reactions from various insects in the last few years.  I take it as a sad but inevitable part of my traveling life, especially since I keep following the sun and summer … Continue reading

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Never a Dull Moment in the Jungle: Wildlife and a Dinner Party

I was looking forward to sleeping in a bit this morning after yesterday’s exciting outing around the island and getting home so late last night.  But the sun had other ideas and couldn’t stop itself from rising again.  I had … Continue reading

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How Others Live on the Island

Today felt like three days rolled up into one.  After having spent the past week not venturing out for more than 100 yards of the house, I had a chance to see some of the other parts of the island.  … Continue reading

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I’m Such a City Mouse…

Merry Christmas!  I’m now back in the United States to celebrate the holidays with my family and friends, but I’ll continue to post about my time in the jungles of Panama.  These were written a few weeks ago but since … Continue reading

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