Overland Travel

An Unusual and Alternative Honeymoon in Bolivia

If you missed the first two installations of this honeymoon story, you can find them here and here! After leaving Puno, we took a dodgy bus going towards Bolivia. The roads winded past the beautiful Lake Titicaca scenery. But then things took a turn for the worse. At the ferry port crossing over the lake,(…)

Exploring Saudi Arabia: Tihama and Faifa

Exploring Saudi Arabia: Tihama and Faifa

Down the mountain from the capital of the Asir region, Abha, the sloping landscape and winding roads from as far south as Jizan and almost as far north as Jeddah encompass the lands called Tihama. It’s important historically in the frankincense trade, and culturally for its Tihami flower people. We were driving alongside camels. Hummingbirds(…)