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Cruz Del Sur

We were a little apprehensive about taking a 24 hour bus ride from Lima to Cusco, but we figured it would help us acclimatize not to mention that it was about 1/5 the cost of flying. While normally fairly adventurous, after some research and hearing some horror stories we decided …

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Intro to Couchsurfing

There’s this great community called Couchsurfing. Hosts post profiles offering up couches or beds in cities all around the world, and traveling “surfers” make requests to stay with people for a few days at a time for free. It’s a great way to visit new places very cheaply, meet people, …

Distances Updated!!

After several months of slackery, I’ve finally updated our Road so Far page with our current totals.  Big difference from last time!  I guess flying to, and then driving across, Australia will tend to do that.  Sometimes you don’t realize how much you’re traveling till you actually count it up. …

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Cairns to Sydney: One Way

With only three months to see Australia, driving long distances seemed like a great way to see a lot in a short period of time. Through a little research Erik discovered the joys of relocation. Campervan companies ask for one way drivers who don’t have to pay any rental fees …

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The Things They Carried

So, how does one pack for a year long trip around the world?  It involves a lot of weeding.  Annoyingly, we planned …