A Rough Ride

A Rough Ride

This is a series of stories about our recent trip to Spain and Portugal, our first time outside the United States since before COVID closed us off from the world. Read part one here, part two here, and part three here. In every city where I’ve been a resident or...
Mmm, Spanish Food

Mmm, Spanish Food

This is a series of stories about our recent trip to Spain and Portugal, our first time outside the United States since before COVID closed us off from the world. Read part one here and part two here. Every American knows what “grilled cheese” means. It’s two pieces...
More Iberian Adventures

More Iberian Adventures

This is a series of stories about our recent trip to Spain and Portugal, our first time outside the United States since before COVID closed us off from the world. Read part one here. Despite my inability to understand art, I accompanied Martha to see buildings...
Iberian Adventure

Iberian Adventure

My wife and I are just back from a ten day vacation in Spain and Portugal, two countries we’d never visited. We started researching this trip in 2019 and hoped to go in 2020, but the pandemic derailed those plans. We finally made it, and I’ll be sharing stories about...
Road Trip: Delaware

Road Trip: Delaware

If I told you I traveled for more than 13 hours through three airports on Monday, you might think I’d flown to a different continent, but you’d be wrong. That’s how long it took for me to return from a town on the Delmarva Peninsula to my home in St....
Road Trip: Arches and Canyonlands

Road Trip: Arches and Canyonlands

On Friday, I wrote about being surprised by the strong winds we encountered while visiting Arches and Canyonlands National Parks for the first time. It didn’t ruin the trip because we were so awed by our surroundings, but I thought I’d write a bit more...