In 2014, I had lofty ambitions to walk from Mexico to Canada, 2,700 miles, in 102 days, on the Pacific Crest Trail. As it turns out, the days were longer than I expected and so was the
The province of Salta, in Northwest Argentina, is a place of wildly dramatic and divergent landscapes. The stunning, crazy-quilt scenery has always been the region’s primary draw,
About seven hours from Marrakech, the paved road simply ends in the tiny hamlet of M’hamid. We forsake our rented Hyundai in favor of a 4 x 4, driven by an exotic looking chap wearing an
The Joshua Tree National Park in southeastern California is 794,000 acres of quirky, free-form desert landscape. The Park’s namesake Joshua Tree is an arboreal expression straight out of
We are on the road, headed southeast from El Paso. We are alone, except for the dust devils, tumbleweeds and a few passing truck drivers. Michael asks me for the third time, “Tell me again.
as previously published on trufflepig.com ‘The Starry Night’ by Vincent Van Gogh, depicts the nocturnal view outside the artist’s sanatorium window. I like to think Vince found some
as previously published in trufflepig.com I am a travel junkie. My friends know I always have a travel scheme up my sleeve, and they usually express some form of envy, or at least feign