Category: Trip Planning

Annapurna Trail

Aspiring to Annapurna

When we decided to add Nepal to the list of places we would visit on our trip, I didn’t know what to expect. I saw photos of the huge mountains, and I thought it would be amazing to be… Read More

Early lessons in non attachment

In preparation for this trip (six days till departure, house still in a state of chaos, everyone quite irritable), we have been endlessly discussing many things.  How many pairs of shorts?  Book lodging ahead or wait and see?… Read More

One Boy’s Fantasy Is Another’s Nightmare

Jonah wakes in his bed, crying for us. We’re still at home. Emily, Miles, and I sprint to his room. “What’s wrong, kiddo?” “I had a nightmare,” he whimpers. “It was terrible.”