Flying budget airlines is like entering a different culture: you learn their ways and follow suit … or go home.
I get hosed by Travelex … again.
With this, I close the book on New Zealand … until next time.
All this money, all this time, all this travel, to do what?
There is probably only one thing I can complain about in New Zealand.
I had no idea these things existed.
Beautiful. Almost too beautiful.
There is no such thing as right angles in nature … or in New Zealand’s road network.
It wasn’t a conventional place to stay the night, but it worked.
We traveled into the Puketi forest and found a little more of the prime directive of tourism than we perhaps bargained for.
How to get what you want.
I travel out to Oman’s new city in the desert.
Duqm — say it, repeat it, and listen to how it sounds as you may be hearing a lot about this place in the near future.
Ghost Cities of China makes the list.
Country number 85.
Long layover. Must sleep. Somehow.
New cities in the desert.
Sometimes you just have to do it.
I need a new way.