Rabies: Risk & Prevention While Travel...

Aug 19, 2015No Comments

You’ve probably heard of rabies, if not in science class or at your vet’s office then in books and movies. The disease’s long history and

Inexpensive Interior Jeeps Mods for Overlan...

Mar 26, 201428 Comments

Nadia and I follow and find inspiration from a lot of overland blogs.  So far however, we’ve only found one documenting a similar trip in

(Not So) Fancy Footwork

Mar 09, 2014No Comments

We didn’t make a lot of modifications to our Jeep before leaving Canada, but we were prepared for emergencies.  We planned and purchased for every

The Big, Bad Border: Crossing Into Mexico

Feb 13, 2014No Comments

Have you ever driven a car and had police lights turn on behind you? Do you know that adrenaline rush you get when you think

Cutting It Close: Insurance, International ...

Feb 06, 2014Comments off

We had planned to Canada tomorrow, but after a series of delays it wasn’t looking likely.  My license, which I renewed a month ago, hadn’t

International Driving Permits

Feb 06, 2014Comments off

An International Driving Permit (IDP) is a special driver’s license that allows licensed motorists to drive in other countries without further tests or applications.  It

$646 For A Bunch of Tiny Pricks

Jan 21, 20142 Comments

There are just over two weeks left before our indefinite departure from the homeland.  Tonight, LJ leaves for camp for two weeks.  So, we are

How to Prevent Getting Sick While Traveling

Jan 13, 2014Comments off

Throughout my travels I’ve found that, along with getting properly vaccinated, the best way to maintain good health is to practice good hygiene.  This may