Month: July 2013

Milo’s worst day ever

Because we are going to California for two and a half weeks, we had a decision to make: take Milo with us, or leave him in a kennel. We knew both things would be stressful for him, and we opted…

Panama

We have sort of trucked through Panama pretty quickly. We hit the 10-month mark of our travels in Boquete, the highlands, where we enjoyed the cool weather and worked out some van problems.   Boquete is a strange place because…

…and friends from home

While Stephanie was in Chicago last week, my friend Patrick came to Costa Rica from San Francisco. Milo was really confused. Did I replace Stephanie? Why didn’t this stranger let him ride in his usual seat, looking out the passenger…

Friends from the road

During the trip, we’ve met lots of people who are traveling similarly. Some times we “meet” them online, before meeting in person. Some times we just run into them at campgrounds. Here are some photos of some of them, with…

Out and about

I made a last-minute trip to Illinois this past week. I flew (obviously), which was a very strange experience after so much driving. A year ago, we were also in Illinois, and to think that one is able to cover…