The Island of Hvar and the Quest for Suckling Pig

After leaving Plitvice Lakes, before we went on to Split, my partner and I ate at a restaurant near the lakes. Among other Croatian specialties, they boasted whole roasted suckling pig. I wanted nothing more than to eat this delicious animal, but the cost was just too high to justify it. The next morning we … More The Island of Hvar and the Quest for Suckling Pig

Leaving America

Though I have not yet left my country for Slovenia, I am already beginning to appreciate it more. It’s diversity, freedoms, and wide-open spaces I will miss. But, however, I will not long for the negative attributes of modern America, of which there are many, and the detrimental global impact of its legacy that I … More Leaving America

El Chalten Provides Rugged Patagonia Hiking and Comfortable Places to Rest

Even before we arrive to El Chalten, the Patagonian town known for its hiking access in Los Glaciares National Park, the mountains are a panorama of awesome beauty. The land is vast and yet the peaks loom above us in every direction. Waking up on the early morning bus, we are enchanted by Patagonia’s wonders. … More El Chalten Provides Rugged Patagonia Hiking and Comfortable Places to Rest