The November Checklist

In November, there was a lot of standing in the middle of the room, looking around at the mess, asking “Now what?” and then abandoning it in favor of having drinks with friends or sleeping or doing any number of less productive activities. Here’s what I did manage to accomplish: – Purchased travel insurance (and […]

The September Checklist

Many people who set off on long-term travel spend months — even years — planning and saving for their adventures. With less than four months from the day I made this decision until the day my plane takes off, I don’t have that luxury. It’s both a blessing and a curse, but in any case, […]