Moving Cross-Country: A few tips to help you along the way

Moving Cross-Country: A few tips to help you along the way

On November 1, 2011, I bought my first ever one-way plane ticket. This ticket also happened to be the furthest I had traveled while still staying within the United States. I was departing from San Diego, California, headed towards Portland, Maine (approximately 3,300 miles for those who are counting). Why did I leave sunny San(…)

Hot Springs and Hot Pink Flamingos in Celestún, Mexico

Hot Springs and Hot Pink Flamingos in Celestún, Mexico

Yucatan, Mexico – that bit of Mexico that sticks out into the Gulf of Mexico. Famous for its Caribbean climate, the Mayan ruins of Chichen-Itza, the soulless sands of Cancun, and the geological phenomena of Cenotes—beautiful freshwater-filled limestone sink holes, found in the impact zone of the asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs. But little(…)