No, this is the tedium that comes from having little to do each day except a few short hours of work. It's the motivation killer that finds me researching average travel costs in Africa instead of writing, shopping instead of working on my blog, or taking too long to get ready for a one-block trip to the grocery store.
Month: March 2011
Pulgas is good for a few hours of admiring the creativity of the hand-painted mirrors, personally designed candles, and Beatles pillowcases. It's kind of like a giant yard sale but cooler and with more or less crap for sale (depending on your perspective).
hen I made the decision to become a nomad, New Zealand was my first destination. The country will always hold a special place in my travel memories - not to mention it's one of the most beautiful places on Earth.
In just a couple of minutes, the street turns into a mob scene of sorts. The man's glorious getaway has ended in just three blocks, where roughly 50 men have him surrounded. Would this be my first time witnessing a murder?
We pass a pair of apathetic llamas resting on the asphalt, stylishly dressed in sparkly top hats and sequined saddles. Their handler tries to entice us with a photo opportunity. I'm tempted, but I feel like strapping on one of the cowboy hats the lamas have tied to their saddles for visitors and wrapping my arms around their necks like we're old high school buddies would be insulting.