How to Write Great House Sitting Welcome Guide

How to Write Great House Sitting Welcome Guide

We’ve been on the receiving end of more than a dozen house sitting guides. We’ll, let me rephrase that. We’ve been in the situation where a house sitting welcome guide would be very helpful. We don’t always get one. So we decided to put together a guide to creating a great house sitting guide! From those who use them most: the house sitter!

Renewing Your Passport While Abroad

Renewing Your Passport While Abroad

There are very few circumstances where I’m comfortable without my passport. I get squeamish when I handed it over to the Chinese embassy in Thailand to get a visa to walk the Great Wall and again in Laos to get a visa for neighboring Vietnam. So it was with some trepidation that we had to get them renewed from Norway.

How a Walk in Iceland Changed My Notion of Hiking

How a Walk in Iceland Changed My Notion of Hiking

I had a bit of a break down on one of our walks in Iceland. It was early on in our full-time travel, but it’s effects have lingered with me for the past three years. This was a challenging hike for me for so many reasons but my reaction to it and how I’ve moved forward has been surprising. I developed a new sense of caution/fear in regards to treading in unknown territory and lost some interest in tough climbs. This truly was an unforgettable walk.