Category — Country Reports
Israel proved to be one of the most interesting and rewarding stops on our round the world trip.
Even in the short time we spent there, it shifted our world view, giving us a much more informed context for understanding a country and a region that is so easily misunderstood.
It is a fascinating place, where visitors can easily immerse themselves in ancient history, religious philosophy and the roots of Western civilization.
Our report and recommendations on travel to Israel is posted here.
June 17, 2009 3 Comments
India was crazy, chaotic, dirty, overwhelming – and simply magic. There is no other way to describe it.
Much of what makes India special is the people. They are warm and wonderful hosts – and they can drive you crazy.
The country may not be everyone’s cup of tea, but a visit there will be an unforgettable experience. Guaranteed.
Our report on India and our recommendations are here.
May 29, 2009 1 Comment
Japan is one of the most fascinating (and confounding) places we have have visited. It is also near the top of the list of places we would like to return to one day.
May 11, 2009 2 Comments
We didn’t know exactly what to expect in China, but I can say this: China exceeded every possible expectation.
Our report on Hong Kong and Beijing is here.
April 27, 2009 3 Comments
Cambodia was a challenge for us, but a rewarding one. I think we all left with a renewed appreciation for the strength of the human spirit.
Our travel report is here.
April 3, 2009 2 Comments
Our country report on Thailand – along with our recommendations – is posted here.
March 9, 2009 5 Comments
Our six weeks in Australia were fun, relaxing and just what the doctor ordered as we approached the halfway point of our trip. Our country report, including what we did and what we recommend, is here.
January 30, 2009 1 Comment
On our New Zealand road trip, we drove several thousand kilometers from Auckland to Queenstown and back. The country lived up to its reputation: Clean, green and stunning.
Our country report, including our route and our recommendations, is here.
December 19, 2008 Comments Off on Our Time in New Zealand
November 14, 2008 2 Comments
Machu Picchu was undoubtably the highlight of Peru for us; it’s place that has to be seen to be believed. But there is so much more to this fascinating country – it’s a place anyone could enjoy visiting.
We’ve posted our report on our time in Peru here, including some advice on an itinerary for visiting and other recommendations.
September 15, 2008 6 Comments