Northern Peru

Andrea's opinion for this post: don't bother. Writing or visiting. End of post. No TeleportationOne aspect of overlanding (traveling over land) that we've come to appreciate is the actual overlanding. The driving (it's also the costliest, gas being our biggest expense). When you fly, you teleport from one, likely, developed and/or touristy location to another, … Continue reading Northern Peru

Fun Jardin Quirks #3

Because two is never enough. HalloweenAmerican arrogance. Misguided exceptionalism. I figured that no country, at least no country without a mammoth commercial-holiday-industrial complex where candy corns and costumes and bric-a-braces are hawked for weeks often months before the holiday, could outperform the Untied States. But I figured wrong. Colombia puts on a show. The kids … Continue reading Fun Jardin Quirks #3

Fun Jardin Quirks #2

Because one is never enough. The Jardin Horse GaitHere's a video of a horse performing, what I'm calling, The Jardin Horse Gait (described in the first Fun Jardin Quirks). ParadesThis town has a disproportionate number of parades. I feel like most towns average one or two per year. Three seems extreme. Jardin averages one or … Continue reading Fun Jardin Quirks #2